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The Musical Splendor of Shen Yun

Internationally acclaimed Belarusian-Canadian soprano Galina Lukomsky saw Shen Yun at the Sony Centre in Toronto on Jan. 24, 2015, and expressed her appreciation for the renowned classical Chinese dance and music company. (NTD Television)
Internationally acclaimed Belarusian-Canadian soprano Galina Lukomsky saw Shen Yun at the Sony Centre in Toronto on Jan. 24, 2015, and expressed her appreciation for the renowned classical Chinese dance and music company. (NTD Television)

TORONTO—Acclaimed musicians came to see Shen Yun Performing Arts’ final show at Sony Centre on Sunday, Jan. 25, and shared their thoughts on what they...




  • Shen Yun Performing Arts impressed synchronized figure skater Carolyn Matheson with the perfect unity of its dancers and musicians. (Evan Ning/Epoch Times)

    World-Class Synchronized Skater Amazed by Unity of Shen Yun’s Dancers

    TORONTO—Carolyn Matheson is an elite athlete in a sport that requires individual finesse and perfect synchronicity. Ms. Matheson is a synchronized figure skater who competes... Read more

  • Shen Yun Performing Arts is enlightening, spectacular and promotes cross-cultural understanding, said venture capitalist and Keek co-founder David Kerzner. Mr. Kerzner attended the performance at Sony Centre on Jan. 22. (Evan Ning/EpochTimes)

    Shen Yun Spectacular and Enlightening, Says Keek Co-Founder

    TORONTO—Venture capitalist David Kerzner knows greatness when he sees it. As CEO of Star Power Capital he has made a career of seeing the magic... Read more

  • Mexican folk dancer Alejandra Hernandez called Shen Yun Performing Arts impressive and noted the expressivity in classical Chinese dance, after attending the opening-night performance with her boyfriend at Sony Centre in Toronto on Jan. 21, 2015. (Becky Zhou/Epoch Times)

    Mexican Folk Dancer Appreciates Shen Yun’s Chinese Dance

    TORONTO—Mexican dancer Alejandra Hernandez was among eager audience members to flock to Sony Centre for Shen Yun Performing Arts’ opening night on Jan. 21. Ms... Read more

  • Writer and editor Tanya Cruz shares her thoughts on Shen Yun after attending the performance at the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts in Toronto on opening night, Jan. 21, 2015. (NTD Television)

    Writer: Shen Yun Reminds Us of Traditional Values and Family

    TORONTO—Writer Tanya Cruz wasted no time sharing Shen Yun Performing Arts with her friends, posting a photo of herself and her mother at Sony Centre on Instagram... Read more

  • Sophie Austin and Katie Fink attend Shen Yun at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver on Jan. 18, 2015. (Joan Delaney/Epoch Times Staff)

    Shen Yun ‘Was an Awesome Learning Experience’

    VANCOUVER—Doing what it does best, Shen Yun Performing Arts brought China’s cultural heritage to life onstage at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre on Jan. 18, enchanting... Read more

  • Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver (Vancouver Civic Theatres)

    Music Producer Lauds Shen Yun Compositions: ‘That’s the kind of music that I want to create’

    VANCOUVER–Music producer Daniel Pellerin was in the audience at Shen Yun Performing Arts on Saturday, Jan. 17, and joined in the chorus of rave reviews... Read more

  • Steven Lovett and Elsa Brink attend Shen Yun at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver on Jan. 17, 2015. (Ryan Moffatt/Epoch Times)

    Martial Arts Teacher Enjoys Shen Yun’s ‘Message of Freedom of Thought”

    VANCOUVER—Triumph Taekwondo teacher Steven Lovett saw Shen Yun Performing Arts at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre on Jan 17 and appreciated its depth and authenticity. “I... Read more

  • Mark Orme and his wife attend Shen Yun at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Vancouver on Jan. 17, 2015. (Virginia Gao/Epoch Times)

    Shen Yun ‘Very Inspiring,’ Says Prominent Visual Effects Artist

    VANCOUVER—Mark Orme, a motion picture visual effects artist who has worked on major Hollywood productions, found Shen Yun Performing Arts to be an inspirational performance... Read more

  • Éloïse Côté-Gagné and her father Daniel Côté attended Shen Yun at Théâtre de Québec on Jan. 14, 2015. (Nathalie Dieul/Epoch Times)

    Shen Yun ‘Breathtaking’ and ‘Dynamic,’ Say Ballet Dancers

    QUEBEC CITY, Canada—Two young dancers found inspiration at the Grand Théâtre de Québec this week, as they took in performances of world-renowned classical Chinese dance... Read more

  • Shen Yun performers take a curtain call before a full house at Quebec City’s Théâtre de Québec on Jan. 14, 2015. (Evan Ning/Epoch Times)

    Shen Yun ‘A very wonderful show,’ Says Multimedia Expert

    QUEBEC CITY, Canada—Multimedia expert and classically trained musician Denis Fecteau blended his love for technology and music together when he created his media production company... Read more

  • Jewellery designer Anita Blais appreciated Shen Yun Performing Arts’ high-level talent and aesthetic beauty after taking in the performance at Grand Théâtre de Québec in Québec City on Jan. 13, 2015. (NTD Television)

    ‘Jeweller of the Year’ Admires Shen Yun’s Artistic Excellence

    QUEBEC CITY, Canada–Jewellery designer Anita Blais is familiar with the pursuit of perfection in one’s artistic craft. So she recognized this quality as she took... Read more

  • (L-R) Andria Carosielli, Luisa Sassano, and Cara Marie Carosielli enjoyed Shen Yun Performing Arts at Place des Arts in Montreal on Saturday evening, Jan. 10, 2015. (NTD Television)

    Montreal Theatre Magnates Thrilled By Shen Yun

    MONTREAL—The husband and wife team of Ezio Carosielli and Luisa Sassano own two of Montreal’s most prestigious theatres as well as two dance studios. On... Read more

  • Carole Hamelin, a former stage designer/producer and classical ballet dancer, attended Shen Yun Performing Arts at Place des Arts on Jan. 11, 2015, for her fourth time. (Evan Ning/Epoch Times)

    Former Dancer/Stage Designer Returns to See Shen Yun: ‘I really love it’

    MONTREAL—Shen Yun Performing Arts has attracted a loyal fan base since its inception in 2006, and many come to the performance every year to experience... Read more

  • Former gymnastics coach Jacques Côté was highly impressed with the classical Chinese dance presented by Shen Yun Performing Arts at Place des Arts on Jan. 11, 2015.(Mathieu Cote-Desjardins/Epoch Times)

    Shen Yun ‘Is A Festival of Sensations’

    MONTREAL—To say that Jacques Côté enjoyed the classical Chinese dance presented by Shen Yun Performing Arts at Place des Arts on Jan. 11 is an... Read more

  • Dance school founders Francyne and Yvon Quintal attended Shen Yun Performing Arts at Place Des Arts on Jan. 11. Shen Yun is "very professional" and "very well produced," said Mr. Quintal. (Dongyu Teng/Epoch Times)

    Dance School Founder: Shen Yun ‘Very Well Produced’

    MONTREAL—Veteran dance teachers Francyne and Yvon Quintal took a break from their busy dance studio on Sunday, Jan. 11, to take in Shen Yun Performing... Read more

  • New York-based Shen Yun Performing Arts takes a curtain call on Jan. 9, 2015, following the third performance of a six-show run at Place des Arts, Montreal. (Evan Ning/Epoch Times)

    ‘It gets me in the heart,’ Artist Says of Shen Yun’s Music

    MONTREAL, Canada— Yolande Bourguignon-Charbonneau, an artist from Montreal, was blown away by Shen Yun Performing Arts’ lavish production showcasing China’s traditional culture at Place des... Read more


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