by Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman
East meets West at Cirque Ziva – an internationally-renowned circus of acrobats performing heart-stopping stunts. On March 9th they will hold a performance at the Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts you won’t want to miss. A display of visually and technically-innovative performances will showcase traditional, centuries-old Chinese acrobatics, dance and costumes. The fast-paced show combines ancient and contemporary music along with modern theatrical techniques by the Golden Dragon Acrobats.The Golden Dragon Acrobats hail from Cangzhou, Hebei province, in the People’s Republic of China and have toured the United States continuously since 1978. Its members are athletes, actors, and artists who have studied and trained for their craft since early childhood. The group has toured through all 50 states and in over 65 countries across the world. In 2005, their Broadway debut and seven-week run at the New Victory Theater earned two prestigious New York Drama Desk Award nominations (for Best Choreography and Most Unique Theatrical Experience).
When: March 9th, 2014 at 3pm
Where: Walt Whitman Theater at Brooklyn College
2900 Campus Road
Brooklyn, NY 11210
Price: $35 per person
To purchase tickets: Click here or call the box office (718) 951-4500 (Tues-Sat. 1pm-6pm)Photos by Amitava Karkar
I was not compensated for this post. I received tickets.
Senior Reviewer Maytal Wichman is the owner of Mama’s Bites and has also written for The Huffington Post. She has been living in New York City for thirteen years and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature as well as a Law Degree, but blogging is her true passion. Maytal is a stay-at-home mom to three kids (ages 7, 4 and 1) and loves finding great products that make her family’s life easier.