Learn about China's history with dazzling Shen Yun dancers
China's history is full of daring tales, dramatic exploits and great deeds, and the renowned Shen Yun Performing Arts group is bringing all of this to life with a special performance on the Gold Coast.
Settle in for an evening of spectacular dance, music and imagery as the talented performers weave the tale of 5,000 years of Chinese civilisation. Listen out for the haunting tones of traditional Chinese instruments as they combine with the full power of a Western-style symphony orchestra, providing a lush sonic backdrop for the dancers.
Chinese dance is like no other, featuring the incredible flips, graceful spins and elegant lifts that have become its trademark. From April 24-27 this year, Gold Coast residents and visitors will have a chance to experience this unique artistry as the Shen Yun company performs their thrilling show at the Arts Centre.
"Settle in for an evening of spectacular dance, music and imagery as the talented performers weave the tale of 5,000 years of Chinese civilisation"
Watch as the world's best classical Chinese dancers perform in front of dazzling animated backdrops, accompanied by the sweeping sounds of a full live orchestra. Each and every detail of the performance has been painstakingly perfected, from the choreography to the vibrantly coloured costumes.
The dancers from Shen Yun have performed at famous venues all around the globe, from the London Coliseum to the Lincoln Center in New York. This year, the Shen Yun performance is presented by the Queensland branch of the Falun Dafa Association. Shows will take place at 2pm and 7.30pm on select dates, so make sure to get your tickets secured before they're all gone.
Holiday accommodation is easy to organise with Mantra offering a range of options. Mantra Circle on Cavill is just a short drive away from the Arts Centre Gold Coast and it offers a range of on-site facilities such as a gym, sauna, spa and two lagoon-style pools perfect for relaxing in.