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Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra ‘Calming,’ Says Arts Publicist

The Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra performed Thursday, October 16th  at Roy Thompson Hall in Toronto. (Epoch Times)
The Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra performed Thursday, October 16th at Roy Thompson Hall in Toronto. (Epoch Times)

TORONTO—Linda Litwack, a publicist, and her partner Charlie Sise, a writer, were among the packed audience at the Roy Thomson Hall on Oct. 16 enjoying...


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    NEW YORK—After performing more than 100 shows in Asia, New Zealand, and the United States, one of Shen Yun’s touring companies returned to New York... Read more

  • Czech Member of Parliament Ludvik Hovorka at Shen Yun Performing Arts at the Opera House in Prague on May 3, 2014. (Peter Sanftmann/Epoch Times)

    Czech MP: Shen Yun an Experience for Everybody

    PRAGUE, Czech Republic—After watching Shen Yun Performing Arts’ presentation of classical Chinese dance and music at the Opera House in Prague on May 3, Czech... Read more

  • Henri Charlet enjoyed Shen Yun Performing Arts Company's closing show at the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden, on Thursday, May 1. (Nina Hamrle/Epoch Times)

    Shen Yun Was a Truly Moving Performance

    BADEN-BADEN, Germany—Mr. Henri Charlet, owner of five martial arts schools, attended the New York-based Shen Yun Performing Arts Company’s closing performance at the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden,... Read more

  • Connie Mansour at the Shen Yun Performing Arts show at the Rochester Auditorium Theatre on April 30, 2014. (Madalina Hubert/Epoch Times)

    Audience Members Touched by Shen Yun

    ROCHESTER, N.Y.—Wednesday April 30 was the third time Kenneth Hann came to watch Shen Yun Performing Arts. The world’s premier classical Chinese dance and music... Read more

  • Terry Kelly and Donna Andersen at the evening performance of Shen Yun Performing Arts at the Merriam Theater on April 26, 2014. (Tony Dang/Epoch Times)

    Shen Yun’s Message ‘Transcends All Culture,’ Says Publisher

    PHILADELPHIA—“Beautiful, very expressive,” is how publisher Terry Kelly described the performance of Shen Yun Performing Arts that he attended with his wife Donna Andersen on... Read more

  • Dr. Alfredo Lopez attends Shen Yun Performing Arts at the Merriam Theater in Philadelphia on April 26, 2014. (NTD Television)

    Shen Yun an Inspiration That Everyone Should See, Says Prominent Neurologist

    PHILADELPHIA—Seeing Shen Yun Performing Arts at the Merriam Theater on April 26 was “a treat,” said Dr. Alfredo Lopez, the director of Alivio Medical Center... Read more

  • Michael and Kimberly Sheehey attend Shen Yun Performing Arts at the Merriam Theater in Philadelphia on April 26, 2014. (Tony Dang/Epoch Times)

    NBC Sports Executive Calls Shen Yun Fantastic, Soothing Experience

    PHILADELPHIA—The world’s premier classical Chinese dance company, Shen Yun Performing Arts, is currently in Philadelphia at the Merriam Theater for a four-show run. In the... Read more

  • Pastor: ‘I wish I could’ve brought the whole parish’

    PHILADELPHIA—Father Edward Bryce, the pastor of St. Bede Roman Catholic Church, said he had waited a year before finally seeing Shen Yun Performing Arts on... Read more

  • Joan Conover and Brian Kunsman attend Shen Yun Performing Arts at the Merriam Theater in Philadelphia on April 26, 2014. (NTD Television)

    Shen Yun a Breathtaking and Phenomenal Experience for Philadelphia Audience

    PHILADELPHIA—Seeing Shen Yun perform at the Merriam Theater in Philadelphia Saturday evening, April 26, was a breathtaking experience for Joan Conover and Brian Kunsman.  “It’s... Read more

  • Diana Ramsay and Michael Greene attend Shen Yun Performing Arts at the Merriam Theater in Philadelphia on Saturday, April 26, 2014. (NTD Television)

    Shen Yun Mystical and Moving, Says CEO

    PHILADELPHIA—Mystical, excellent, passionate, these are just some of the words that Diana Ramsay and Michael Greene used to describe Shen Yun Performing Arts and its... Read more

  • Joe and Joan Pici at the Shen Yun Performing Arts show at the Shea’s Performing Arts Center on April 25, 2014. (Dongyu Teng/Epoch Times)

    Shen Yun ‘lively and rhythmic,’ Says Bank VP

    BUFFALO, N.Y.—With yet another breathtaking performance of classical Chinese dance and music, Shen Yun Performing Arts wrapped up its two-day run at the Shea’s Performing... Read more

  • Musician Bill Moore at the Shea's Center for the Performing Arts in Buffalo on April 25, 2014. Mr. Moore said Shen Yun Performing Arts gave him a feeling of happiness. (NTD Television)

    Shen Yun ‘defies description,’ Says Musician

    BUFFALO, N.Y.—Musician Bill Moore adored Shen Yun Performing Arts’s combination of traditional Chinese instruments with classical Western instruments in its orchestra.  “I love the music,... Read more

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    Shen Yun’s Orchestra ‘magnificent,’ Says Conductor

    BUFFALO, N.Y.—As a conductor and professional musician, Gail Bauser is an expert at moving her audiences through music. But when she attended Shen Yun Performing... Read more

  • Peter and Susan Ciminelli pose for a photo at the Shea's Performing Arts Center after attending the Shen Yun Performing Arts show on April 25, 2014. (Allen Zhou/Epoch Times)

    ‘We enjoyed it all,’ Says Director of Finance about Shen Yun

    BUFFALO, N.Y.—From the dancing to the orchestra to the backdrops—all aspects of the Shen Yun Performing Arts show at the Shea’s Performing Arts Center on... Read more

  • Tom Ducharme at the Shen Yun Performing Arts show at Shea’s Performing Arts Center on April 25, 2014. (Madalina Hubert/Epoch Times)

    Shen Yun ‘most admirable’

    BUFFALO, N.Y.—Shen Yun Performing Arts staged its second and final performance at the Shea’s Performing Arts Center on Friday evening before a delighted Buffalo audience. ... Read more

  • Dan Casamento and Pam Kardeen thoroughly enjoyed the Shen Yun performance at Shea's Performing Arts Center in Buffalo on April 24, 2014. (Allen Zhou/Epoch Times)

    Musician Enthused by Shen Yun Orchestra

    BUFFALO, N.Y.—Being a National Historic Site and one of North America’s most elegant and ornate theaters, Shea’s Performing Arts Center is a fitting venue for... Read more

  • Richard Deilke and his wife, Karen Deilke, were enthusiastic about the Shen Yun performance at Miami’s Arsht Center on April 19, 2014. Shen Yun “opens up your mind again, and your heart and your imagination,” Mr. Deilke said. (Edie Bassen/Epoch Times)

    Shen Yun ‘Like a Painting Come to Life,’ Says Artist

    MIAMI—“I think this was the most incredible theatrical performance I’ve seen in my life,” said Richard Deilke. He and his wife, Karen, had just experienced... Read more

  • Malcolm Cleggett at the Shen Yun Performing Arts show at the Adelaide Festival Theatre on April 19, 2014. (John Xiao/Epoch Times)

    Wine Grower Says Shen Yun ‘Absolutely brilliant’

    ADELAIDE, Australia—“It’s absolutely brilliant,” said Malcolm Cleggett after seeing the first half of Shen Yun Performing Arts International Company’s performance at the Adelaide Festival Theatre... Read more


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