KANSAS CITY, Mo.—The audience cheered while clapping at the end of the Shen Yun Performing Arts International Company performance at the Kauffman Center in downtown Kansas City, Missouri, on January 24. Greg Anderson, sales manager and his wife, Charlotte Anderson, a librarian were among those in the audience.
“A lot of talent there,” Mrs. Anderson stated about Shen Yun’s dancers. “It is very precise.”
“Amazingly tight, the music and the dance. It’s tight exactly on timing,” Mr. Anderson said.
Based in New York, Shen Yun is the world’s premier classical Chinese dance and music company, presenting 5,000 years of divinely inspired Chinese culture though story-based dances that bring to life legends of Chinese history.
“It is graceful and beautifully done,” Mr. Anderson said.
The couple attended the performance because Mrs. Anderson has traveled to China as an educator. She wanted to something cultural of China with her husband.
Mr. Anderson would tell friends that Shen Yun is “something they should see.”
Mrs. Anderson would describe Shen Yun as “Lots of original Chinese dances—things that you would not see any place else.”
Reporting by Xiao Ding and Cat Rooney.
Shen Yun Performing Arts, based in New York, tours the world on a mission to revive traditional Chinese culture. For more information, visit ShenYunPerformingArts.org
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