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Direct from Shanghai, The P.R. of China:
Shanghai Acrobats of the People's Republic of China: Shanghai Nights

  • November 4, 2016 - November 5, 2016 at 8:00 pm
  • November 5, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Concert Hall Family-Friendly Event Cultural Passport Program Event

Share the thrills with the whole family as trampoline artists and aerial acrobats fly through the air with the greatest of ease, while jugglers, contortionists, and martial artists demonstrate the exacting precision of their skills. Through jaw-dropping feats of acrobatics, impeccably timed stunts, and beautiful costumes, the Shanghai Acrobats of the People's Republic of China merges the hustle and bustle of contemporary Shanghai with China's rich cultural heritage to produce this celebration of their native land. They cleverly use acrobatics and circus acts to convey stories of the people of the beautifully complex country of China. This acclaimed company, with more than 100 performers, has won many top awards in international competitions for their outstanding acts, several of which are included in this production. Experience the amazing beauty and thrilling feats of skill direct from Shanghai!

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The Shanghai Acrobats of the People's Republic of China will also perform at the Hylton Performing Arts Center on the Science and Technology Campus in Manassas on November 12 at 8:00 pm. Learn more.

Pre-Performance Discussion: Ms. Zhao Shuangwu, Director of the company. Translator Cindy Yu Shi (Nov 4, 2016) Pre-Performance Discussion

Pre-Performance Discussion: Ms. Zhao Shuangwu, Director of the company. Translator Cindy Yu Shi (Nov 5, 2016) Pre-Performance Discussion

Pre-Performance Discussion: Ms. Zhao Shuangwu, Director of the company. Translator Cindy Yu Shi (Nov 5, 2016) Pre-Performance Discussion

$50, $43, $30. 1 Free Student Ticket Available with Mason ID