"The music created an ambience that permitted wonderful expression in the dance."
Dr. Alma Adams was taken back by the level of artistry presented in the Shen Yun Performing Arts.
“It's the most beautiful thing I've ever seen, by far,” said Eliza, an engraver and digital artist.
“Oh, I loved the stories. I loved the history," said the mayor.
"I think it's beautiful!" Ms. Harris said.
Mr. Robless expressed immense appreciation.
Mr. Hooimeijer and Ms. Soemida were among the bedazzled audience watching the performance of the New York-based company.
"I think a message of appreciation from us for letting us explore this, letting us see this."
“That was beautiful, that was exciting-exhilarating. They have a lot of energy. So I really enjoyed them."
Ms. Messick enjoyed every aspect of the show.
Mr. Bell, a graphic designer was particularly impressed with the backdrop.
“I was definitely moved to tears several times—joy, sadness, turmoil."