Live Performances: More Value Than You Think

Shen Yun Performing Arts Live Performance Samples: When was the last time you enjoyed a live performance? Well if it’s been longer than you can remember, you’re really missing out on the wonders of an amazing cultural experience. Whether you are listening to a free community band or symphony, enjoying a college or university ensemble […]

How to Watch Classical Chinese Dance as a Non Chinese Dancer

  In China, dancing is an extremely diverse form of art that consists of several traditional and contemporary dance genres. These dances cover an extensive range, starting from folk dances up to performances in ballet and opera, and might be utilized in ceremonies, rituals and public celebrations. Also, there are 56 officially renowned ethnic groups […]

Is Shen Yun Live Performance Worth Seeing? ( Video)

Is Shen Yun Show Worth Seeing? Shen Yun Performing Arts  is a New York based classical Chinese dance and music company.  They specialize in bringing to life  Chinese arts and traditional Chinese culture. Why can’t  Shen Yun be seen anywhere in China or DVD? China is too uptight.  It’s either you submit to heavy regulation […]

Which Came First – Classical Chinese Dance Or Ballet?

Aficionados of classical music often love seeing live performances of their favorite pieces accompanied by traditional dance acts. While ballet may have been the gold standard of classical music, it’s not necessarily the oldest of the classical dance genre. Here’s a brief history on both, as well as the overall verdict as to which is […]

Classical Chinese dance Shen Yun show returning Phoenix Arizona on world tour

Shen Yun 2015 Preview trailer Shen Yun, the classic Chinese performing arts company is coming for their 2015 world tour, arriving Phoenix Arizona with stops at the Ikeda Theater in Mesa Arts Center, beginning on the eleventh of February; and ending at the Phoenix Orpheum Theatre in Phoenix Convention Center on the llth of February, […]

Shen Yun Brings ‘Journey to the West’ Tales to Life

Discover the epic tale Journey to the West as it shines in this entertaining and timeless dance performance. This work was published in the 16th century by Wu Cheng’en and is performed at Shen Yun Performing Arts, the critically acclaimed music company and introduces the world to the fantastical tales of the Monkey King as […]

7 Differences between Ballet and Classical Chinese Dance

Much like classical ballet, classical Chinese dance is one of the most complex forms of dance in the world. Relatively unheard of in the world of Western dance until a few years ago, this dance has become more popular since Shen Yun Performing Arts opened in New York in 2006. You may be surprised to […]

Hollywood is in for a treat with Shen Yun Performing Arts

Shen Yun 2015  will return to  Los Angeles , California this Thursday through Sunday, Jan. 22-25, for five shows at  the  famed venue,  Dolby Theatre, that will host the Oscars next month. Shen Yun creates a new production every year with Sixty dancers and a 40-piece Western orchestra taking the audience on a journey through 5,000 years […]

Shen Yun Performing Arts 2015 World Tour

Prepare to be enthralled and fall in love with this ancient and timeless view of Chinese culture and dance as Shen Yun hits a stage near you. Watch for them as they take their journey and bring more than 400 performances to over 100 cities across North America, Asia-Pacific, and Europe. If you’ve already seen […]

Classical Chinese Dancer & Choreographer: Michelle Ren

In Michelle Ren’s years with Shen Yun she has captured the hearts of audience members everywhere with her grace and ethereal performances. This dynamic, stunning, and beautifully trained dancer’s desire to share in the revival of Chinese dance is guaranteed to leave you enthralled when she performs with Shen Yun on a stage near you. […]