“A beautiful show... fantastic! If you ever get a chance to see it, you should.”
Joy Behar Co-host of ABC’s The View
“Watching Shen Yun is just like embarking on time travel... The show was excellent, the content rich, the stage effects were amazing, unique and it was a large scale one-of-a-kind arts event... MORE > If you just watch the video, you can only see the technique and physical movements. But seeing it live, you're able to experience the strong artistic impact and the show's infectiousness. What is most unusual is that every year the shows have a new program... It is a great achievement, a great thing that Shen Yun was formed and developed overseas and able to promote traditional Chinese culture on the global stage.
Chi Cao Lead role in Mao's Last Dancer, principal dancer for UK's Birmingham Royal Ballet Company
“I probably have reviewed over three to four thousand shows, which still cannot compare to what I saw tonight. I give this production Five Stars, that’s the top! The best word to use is ‘mind-blowing’!”
Richard Connema Talkin’ Broadway
“I’ve watched so many productions in China, but none like tonight’s… These are the things of genuine traditional Chinese culture, and drastically different from other performances from mainland China. I was truly captivated body and soul.”
Song Theater arts professional from Mainland China
“It offers something entirely different and entirely new. Remarkable... It deserves to succeed as it always does ... It's a fascinating insight into what China's culture used to be and what I hope one day will be restored to China.”
Edward McMillan-Scott Vice-President of the European Parliament
“I was especially impressed with the music, as it was played live with both Chinese and Western instruments. If you're interested in art, you must see Shen Yun."
Young Hyun Kim Renowned screenwriter of megahit TV series Jewel in the Palace
“The standard of the performers was terrific… wonderful, skilled dancers, wonderful tenor and soprano… The dance is very elegant and very athletic."
John McColgan Riverdance director
“A complete edifying experience of the human spirit... I just feel blessed having been exposed to this level, this caliber of performance… I come away with feeling like a better human being for having experienced this magnificent event. It speaks not only to my intellect, but it speaks to my heart.”
Omega Medina Former Sr. manager of Classical Awards for the GRAMMY Awards
“I have seen a lot of shows all over the world, but this is perhaps the most spectacular I’ve seen.”
Dr. Shakil Khan President of the Multicultural Council of America
“I took leave and came here from China just to watch the show. I waited two months to see the show!"
Vigorous jumps and dazzling spins.”
“A vision of loveliness, from the very first moment…
The best projections I have seen in a very long time."
“Don’t see it once, see it twice!”
Millions have seen Shen Yun.Standing ovations at the world’s top venues, royalty attending in Europe, sold-out shows throughout North America, and packed houses across Asia have made Shen Yun an international phenomenon.
“Love it. Are you kidding? It’s fantastic.
The artistry is really fantastic.”
Drew Carey Comedian and television host
“It was an extraordinary experience for us and the children… The level of skill, but also the power of the archetypes and the narratives were startling.”
Cate Blanchett Academy Award-winning actress
“It’s absolutely beautiful. It was so inspiring, I think I may have found some new ideas for the next Avatar. It is absolutely astonishing to see the colors. To see the discipline, the skill that these dancers execute these very difficult maneuvers. The choreography is beautiful and the graphics I thought were so interesting."
Robert Stromberg Academy Award-winning production designer for Avatar
“It was like taking a journey to China, here in New York. What I loved about the show was the authenticity of it. It was inspirational and educational, a per- formance that I encourage everyone to see and all of us to learn from. Singers, dancers and musicians reclaiming the divinely inspired cultural heritage of China.”
Donna Karan Creator of DKNY
“5,000 years of Chinese Music and Dance in One Night"
The New York Times
“Beautiful…a nimble mastery.”
"Inspired… A delight to experience...”
“An explosion of color and sound.”
“Extraordinary costumes and vigorous physicality.”