After seeing Shen Yun, Charity Bagatsing, publisher and editor of Northwest Woman Magazine, says she is "Blown Away."
“I would love to watch it every year.”
"This is great. It's really important for us."
"This is unlike anything I've ever seen. It was very different. The costumes were amazing."
Dr. Johnson described the traditional Chinese culture portrayed in the show as “very very beautiful.”
“The costumes, the way they move â€¦ just beautiful, beautiful."
"The choreography and the costumes are fabulous," Mr. Laverge said.
"I think they are extremely gifted people."
"I am in awe, I've never seen anything like that."
Mrs. Tempel noted that "it's a lot of work, a lot dedication" to put on a show like Shen Yun.
Shen Yun Performing Arts' Spring Tour 2009 show opened at the Spokane INB Performing Arts Center on May 21.
"I just learned that the Chinese culture has beautiful music."
"I liked the colors and the costumes, and the choreography is just wonderful!" Mr. Huggins said.
“We just thought it was fantastic."
New York-based Shen Yun Performing Arts performed at Spokane's INB Performing Arts Center on Thursday, May 21.
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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."