Veteran UCLA physician Rosamaria Durazo and her husband, foundry owner Francisco Varela, enjoyed Shen Yun Performing Arts performance on Dec. 27.
“It just was so delicate, and so pretty,” Cathy Golden said, “just every little detail.”
“The choreography is great, the scenes are great, the dancers are great, everything—the performance is great.”
Jim Robinson, CEO of CGE, Inc. described Shen Yun Performing Arts in one word: "Awesome."
"Come and very definitely take a look," says retired US Ambassador Sean McArdle about Shen Yun Performing Arts.
Ken Ahacic said: "I love it. I love the brightness. The color, the costumes—are superb. Very good; very nice. Very enjoyable."
“The women are just incredibly graceful," said Mr. Moffitt, with the men being more athletic. “It’s just wonderful to watch, it’s inspiring.”
"The music’s beautiful, the storylines are incredible, and really beautifully done."
Ms. Sheridan attended the performance with her mother and daughter. "We're three generations here tonight."
Actor Todd Conant said he has seen many shows, and he is impressed with Shen Yun.
To all those who have yet to see Shen Yun, Mr. Braiker says, “Go, go, run, dance, get there!" while Ms. Thakre says, "you must watch it at least once."
"I thought it was incredibly good. Very colorful, very athletic," Brian Williams said. "I think it just rounded out my vision of Chinese culture."
Joe Smith, Director of Public Works for National City: "I’m learning a lot about the different stories. I didn’t realize the intricacies, and how everything is so precise. [...]
Shen Yun Performing Arts received a warm welcome from patrons at the San Diego Civic Theater on Dec. 26.
For the past five years, New York-based Shen Yun has traveled to San Diego on the West Coast portion of its worldwide tour.
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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."