Joseph Black and Lisa Celovsky are university professors who arrived at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts on Wednesday, Feb. 6, hoping to learn something about [...]
John and Susan Haffty were all smiles as they emerged from the dim lights of the Hanover Theater for intermission.
Ms. Peleman says that they brought their children to Shen Yun for an important cultural learning experience.
“I have seen it three times and I am just amazed every time."
“The [artists] have wonderful energy, they are beautiful to look at. The stage, the costumes, they offered quite a bit,” Ms. Phethean said.
“I especially enjoyed the accompanist. She did a beautiful job. The level of the musicians; the orchestra was just phenomenal.”
“The balance and the movement—it's beautiful,” Joyce George said.
“The music was really a beautiful blend of Western and Chinese,” said Ms. McGonagle.
Mayor Joseph C. O'Brien has welcomed New York-based Shen Yun Performing Arts to Worcester, Mass., by issuing a proclamation declaring Feb. 10, 2011, Shen Yun Day.
The little girl was on the mind of Ms. Hernandez when she said, "I know, she was beautiful."
Members from the business community, in Worcester, came to Shen Yun's performance at the Hanover Theater.
"The technique, exceptional technique and the super extension that they have, the hyper-extension of the dancers is fantastic."
"I think this is beautiful. I mean, it's just exquisite. Precision, and you know, the standard is very, very high."
"I absolutely loved the costumes. Each one is more intricate than the last and I think the use is phenomenal."
This is the first year that Shen Yun is visiting Worcester on its world 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."