Through breathtaking dance and music, Shen Yun’s performance retells the story of a time when divine beings walked the earth, leaving behind a culture that inspired generations. Ancient Chinese wisdom, infused with Buddhist and Taoist spirituality and values, gave birth to everything from medical innovations to opera, dance, architecture and martial arts. Shen Yun is a brilliant artistic revival and celebration of China’s historically rich cultural legacy.
Audiences are amazed by how vibrant, exciting and profound classical Chinese culture can be through the classic stories of love and loss, and of humor and heroic deeds. Each performance consists of 20 quickly moving pieces, transitioning from one legend, region, or dynasty to the next. Themes range from the delicate elegance of Tang court ladies to the battlefield heroics of valiant generals, through timeless philosophical works and spectacular scenes of magical realms.
Shen Yun’s works convey the extraordinary depth and breadth of genuine Chinese culture, bringing five thousand years of civilization back to life on stage. Fans can visit www.shenyun.com for more information.