Acrobats of China featuring New Shanghai CircusPlaying at: New Shanghai Theatre
Category Family (Kids will love it!), Limited Engagements/Touring Shows, Variety
Over 40 Acrobats of China bring the Orient to Branson in a fast-paced, exciting production featuring internationally award-winning acts. You’ll be amazed by the dramatic interpretation of classic Chinese dance and physical performance art. The New Shanghai Circus presents a revolving line-up of favorite acts such as Diabolo (Chinese Yo-Yo), Bicycle Tricks, Pole Climbing, Russian Bar, Aerial Fish Ballet, Adagio, Plates Spinning, Magic Clock, Roller Skating, Handstand Art, Human Top, Chair Stack and more.
Featuring spectacular backdrops, beautiful costuming, and state-of-the-art lighting this show is a thrill a minute! The show combines extraordinary and inventive feats of strength and skill, control and balance. Considered to be China’s most celebrated acrobatic company, the performers of the New Shanghai Circus have stunned audiences all over the world. Each year the troupe adds new performers who have won national and international competitions. The New Shanghai Theatre was specially designed to accommodate this unusual and elaborate production, as well as to integrate the ancient history of China with modern Chinese architectural style. The new theatre features elements cascading waterfalls, Chinese gardens, rare chiming stones, and a sculpture of Chinese Bronze Ware that is approximately 3,500 years old. The New Shanghai Circus was founded in 1991 as a touring company from its parent troupe, the Shanghai Magic Troupe in Shanghai, China. It’s been an upward spiral ever since with more than 80 tours around the world including a 1998 and 2007 stint on Broadway in New York– and now a permanent second home in Branson, Missouri! > > "Qing da jia lai kan wo men!" Translation: "Ya'll come see us!" Show times are at 3 and 8p.m. Call 417-336-8888 and visit www.AcrobatsOfChina.com