Venue Details

590 Star Starred
Cal Performances' Zellerbach Hall
Bancroft Way and Telegraph Avenue Berkeley, CA 94720
510-642-9988
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Take BART to Downtown BART Station & short walk to Zellerbach Hall.
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4.5 average rating
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Denise Gianelli
9 events
7 reviews
4 stars
attended Nov 29 2008

Seats were not bad, we sat in the orchestra, off to the right side. The show was entertaining. It wasn't quite as great as kooza, but it was pretty good. The highlights had to have been the chair balancing, he get's way up there, and the ring...continued

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49 events
31 reviews
3 stars
attended Nov 30 2008

Fantastic and mesmerizing. Each act had the total "WOW" factor. Everyone in my party (5 of us) had more fun than I can describe. Completely entertaining; just sit back and be amazed.

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59 events
29 reviews
25 stars
attended Nov 30 2008

This was an excellent performance by some very talented and entertaining acrobats. Even after seeing with my own eyes, I almost couldn't believe their acts...truly amazing!

Absitively no regrets here...great show, good seats, wonderful day!

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Website

http://www.calperfs.berkeley.edu/presents/season/2008/family_fare/...

Quotes & Highlights

“There is a precision and beauty about everything these performers do.” —Washington Post

Description

The art of Chinese acrobatics draws on an ancient history that began more than 2,500 years ago when it first captured the attention of China’s powerful emperors. Today, the Golden Dragon Acrobats represent the best of this time-honored tradition. The company has traveled to over 65 countries on five continents and is recognized internationally as one of the premier Chinese acrobatic touring companies. Its performances are spellbinding events, in which renowned impresario Danny Chang and choreographer Angela Chang combine award-winning acrobatics, ancient and modern music, traditional dance, spectacular costumes, and dazzling theatrical techniques.

About the Ticket Supplier: Cal Performances

Cal Performances offers audiences the most comprehensive range of high quality, live performances by the world’s greatest artists, both established and emerging. Located on the UC Berkeley campus, this prestigious performing arts presenter invites audiences to enjoy the entertaining and engaging experience of the performing arts from all disciplines and cultures in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.