“It lifts my spirit,” Carol Smith said. “I'm absolutely changed by the music.”
Dr. Robert Gasior was impressed by the opening number, Descending to the World, and said, "It was superb, I thought everything—was quite excellent."
“There were a couple of scenes where people saved others and not just themselves, and where they understood others' perspective even though they were different from their [...]
“Come to see it,” Oswaldo Alanis said. “However anyone describes it, it won't be the same.”
In addition to the athleticism of the dancers and the variety of the performances, the impression that Ms. Preckwinkle is left with overall “is the beauty of the costumes.”
For scholar Federico Sandoval Hernández, what stood out the most in the performance by Shen Yun Performing Arts was the portrayal of the "relationship between heaven and earth."
“I'm struck that they have three touring companies at the same time. That's quite remarkable,” Mr. Dennis Maki said.
“The cultural value is phenomenal,” Barrett Noone said. “It really gives you a great feeling of the 5,000 years of culture in China.”
City Hall Judge Eugene Maier was moved by the beauty of Shen Yun Performing Arts on Saturday evening at the Merriam Theater.
“I feel extremely lucky to be able to see such a gorgeous performing arts show,” said Ms. Dewi Sukarno.
“We heard about this show, but they couldn’t even tell us how beautiful it was. It’s something you must see and witness to really realize the beauty of it,” Isabelle [...]
Mr. Bob Clements: “It was very good, very good. It kind of opened my eyes to look at the culture in a different way.”
This uniqueness “it's the dancers, and the stories they tell, and the culture it comes from, compared to most shows I’ve seen,” Mr. Parke said.
Wherever Shen Yun performs, dignitaries honor the New-York based company with greetings and letters of welcome, to congratulate and praise it.
Shen Yun Performing Arts brings its magical performance to West Palm Beach April 29 and 30. Theatergoers say Shen Yun lifts their spirits.