Enthusiastic applause was showered on Shen Yun performers from the audience in Edinburgh.
"The singing of your two soloists is just superb. Very, very good."
“I think the choreography impressed me most of all."
"It's wonderful. As a musician it's always wonderful to see when somebody tours with a full orchestra."
"Very sensitive, very energetic and very haunting."
As a gesture of sisterly love, one bought the other a ticket to see Shen Yun Performing Arts 2009 World Tour presentation.
"I think the costumes were very suitable for the moods for each piece. Some were particularly dramatic."
"The opening scene was wonderful because you were working from a clean palate—you didn't know what to expect"
Ms. Davidson directs a financial business. Her daughter Anne, a university student, has studied ballet for 15 years.
Arts officer of an arts and culture charity in Glasgow was very sad that Shen Yun were performing for only one night in Edinburgh
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Mr. Liossis also enjoyed the solo vocalists. "It was very nice. I understood the lyrics on the screen, they were very touching," he said.
For David Slocum, one of the founding members of the CNY Ballet Company, Shen Yun was an entirely new experience.
Shen Yun Performing Arts graced the stage at The Oncenter Crouse Hinds Theater on May 12, delighting the audience with a revival of the oldest culture in the world.
“It lifts my spirit,” Carol Smith said. “I'm absolutely changed by the music.”
“I think it's wonderful just how 'classic' it is,” said Dr. Scharoun of Shen Yun. “I'm really starting to understand a lot of the history of China through the dance.”
Shen Yun Performing Arts presented a revival of the 5,000-year-old Chinese culture at the The Oncenter Crouse Hinds Theater Sunday night.
Ms. Catherine Koch said the singing was “powerful” and said she hadn't heard the style used by Chinese singers before. “That was really awesome,” she said. “I loved it.”
Mrs. Gao deeply appreciated many aspects of the performance. She said "The orchestra was great! The dancing was excellent. The singing was also awesome."
“I loved the dancing. I love the colors,” Dr. Authur Ostrowski said of the May 12 performance of Shen Yun Performing Arts New York Company at the Cadillac Palace Theater.
Dr. Robert Gasior was impressed by the opening number, Descending to the World, and said, "It was superb, I thought everything—was quite excellent."