Mr. Liossis also enjoyed the solo vocalists. “It was very nice. I understood the lyrics on the screen, they were very touching,” he said.
“It lifts my spirit,” Carol Smith said. “I’m absolutely changed by the music.”
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.”
“I love it, the whole music was wonderful,” Ms. Maria Stover said.
The Wille’s liked the colors very much. “They were outstanding colors,” said Mr. Willie. “I thought the color mix was good.”
Husband and wife psychologists were impressed by Shen Yun Performing Arts, performing at the Cadillac Palace Theater in Chicago on May 11.
“I love the stories behind the performances, like the mythology and some of the sentiment behind some of them.”