November 11, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center
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Direct from Beijing, the National Circus and
Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China have been thrilling audiences of all
ages for over 60 years with their spectacular stunts. Colorfully costumed
acrobats and contortionists defy gravity with their jaw-dropping, nail-biting
Founded in 1951, this touring group of acrobatic perfection
has been one of the most acclaimed troupes in China. Over several generation, the Company has
developed many unique acts like “Global Motorcycling,” “Russian Bars In Chinese
Traditional Style,” “Diving Through Moving Hoops,” and “Aerial Bungee Tumblings.” These acts and many others have been enjoyed
and praised by Chinese and foreign audiences for decades. Since its inception, there have been more
than 200 artists of the Company who have won the gold and silver
awards at international and national acrobatic competitions and circus
Since 1999, the Company has added several new impressive
productions, adding to an experience that will be sure to entertain audiences
of all ages. These productions have been
performed almost 4,000 times across Germany, Brazil, Mexico, Israel, Argentina,
and Chile. For its 2014 North American
tour, the Company will bring a brand new production to add to this repertoire.
are priced at $40 (regular), $34 (discount for senior
citizens and groups of 15 or more), and $18 (I-Card holder, students,
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