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Visitors traveling in different areas may be impressed by the local unique attractions, culture and history. How to show them thoroughly and efficiently during a short time is always considered by many artists and travel experts. Currently for visitors to better understand the tourist destination, many local authorities tried their best express their charm in different ways. The main way is various stage shows, indoor shows and outdoor shows. These shows based on the local culture, history, mythology and customs are concentrative performances of the local best. Today, the most popular and well-known shows include: Impression West Lake, Impression Lijiang, Impression Liu Sanjie, , , Legend of Kung Fu Show and Tang Dynasty Dancing and Singing Show.Evening Entertainment


Impression West Lake  in Hangzhou

Impression West Lake  

Surrounded by hills on three sides, Hangzhou's West Lake has inspired poets and artists for centuries. Following in their footsteps today is Chinese director Zhang Yimou. Impression West Lake---a unique metropolitan out-door performance on natural stage setting. Located in the scenic area of the Yue Lake of the West Lake in Hangzhou and in harmony with its world famous landscape, Impression West Lake is the most beautiful metropolitan theatre with natural mountains and waters as its backdrop.Tanks to the magic colours resulted from the clear climate changes in four seasons in Jiangnan every time when you watch the show,you get a wonderful different feeling.
 
 
We'll take you on a fascinating tour through a unique outdoor performance named "Impression West Lake" to help you truly experience the beauty of China. A collaboration between famous Japanese musician Kitaro and iconic singer Zhang Liangying, "Impresion West Lake" is becoming a major tourist attraction in the city of Hangzhou.


Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show in Xi'an

Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show :The Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show, a wonderful performance of the ancient music and dance, is a must when you visit Xian. The city, which was formerly known as Chang'an has a very long history, and was the imperial capital during 13 dynastic periods. Of these, the Tang Dynasty (618 - 907) was the most prosperous and glorious of all. The Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show is an outstanding exponent of this ancient stable and prosperous society, keeping alive its splendid culture and providing an insight into the peaceful life style of the period.


The Legend of Kung Fu at Red Theat  in Beijing

The Legend of Kung Fu at Red Theat :  The Legend of Kung Fu follows the story of a young boy found wandering outside an ancient temple. Like every boy in China, he dreams of becoming a Kung Fu master. On the road to enlightenment the young monk encounters many difficulties and temptations. The show has English subtitles shown above the stage to keep you informed of the story line. The actors do not speak, the show is all Kung Fu, dance and acrobatics. It is the fusion of modern dance with Chinese traditional arts which make this performance unique and spectacular.


Peking Opera at Liyuan Theater in Beijing

Peking Opera at Liyuan Theater Peking opera was extremely popular in the Qing Dynasty court and has come to be regarded as one of the cultural treasures of China. Li Yuan Theatre is more popular with tourists than with serious Chinese opera lovers. Here you will see Peking opera with English subtitles, Chinese acrobatics and some colorful dance performances. Try on a few opera costumes and put on some makeup to have yourself photographed as an opera artist.


Shanghai Circus World in Shanghai

Acrobatics at Shanghai Circus World  As a multimillion-dollar stunning acrobatic extravaganza, the first of its kind in China , ERA is a multimedia odyssey whose inspiration is a direct result of the combination of traditional Chinese acrobatic arts and modern technology. Just like Shanghai , ERA evolves through a constant collision between the past and future.ERA is a love story, yet it is also a contemplation across the millennia, a fascination with that other dimension man has yet to conquer: time. ERA's acrobats are on a quest to find that tenuous point of balance, the intersection between X, Y and Z.

 
Impression Liu SanJie in Guilin

Impression Liu SanJie Impression Liu SanJie is an outdoor performance on the natural stage setting formed by the Li River and 12 peaks.Impression Liu SanJie is an evening spectacular. It's from the famous director - Mr. Zhang YiMou who is also in charge of the opening ceremonies for the 2008 Beijing Olympics. The performance is staged in a natural setting, where the stage is the Li River, and the backdrop is the mountains.

Your seats are in an amphitheater overlooking the bay. The performance lasts for 70 minutes. More than 600 local actors and actresses are involved and present this incredible tableau on the water. If you stay overnight in Yangshuo, do not miss it!


Impression Lijiang Show in Lijing

Impression Lijiang Show :What do get when you combine 500 actors, 100 horses, a 360-degree open-air theatre stage at 10, 170 feet above sea level with Yulong Snow Mountain in the back? Well, think Cirque De Soleil meets Stomp at the Calgary Stampede! Depending on the season, shows are either at 1:30 PM or 10:00 AM and 1:30PM. The only word that comes to mine to describe the music, choreography and magnificent outdoor setting is "incomparable".is the second outdoor production of Zhang Yimou's debuted open-air performance at the foot of Yulong (Jade Dragon Snow) Snow Mountain in southwest China. Evening Entertainment


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