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3045 Star Starred
Cal Performances' Zellerbach Hall
Bancroft Way and Telegraph Avenue Berkeley, CA 94720
510-642-9988
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Peking Acrobats
73 ratings
4.7 average rating
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38 events
5 reviews
6 stars
attended Jan 23 2010

Amazing! Just when you thought they have reached the limits of physics and human capability, they pull off one more stretch, or one more leap, or one more something or another that just blows you away. Makes Cirque Soleil look like the junior...continued

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781 events
415 reviews
179 stars
attended Jan 21 2012

Amazing feats of skill...but without the magical staging of a cirque de soleil.

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800 events
346 reviews
108 stars
attended Jan 23 2010

Unbelievable feats of strength and balance!!!! Colorful and magical - great fun for young and old alike - :)

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Description

Direct from China, the Peking Acrobats — the largest and most acclaimed group of its kind — have for more than 50 years held audiences spellbound with vibrant presentations of their ancient folk art. The performance features live musical accompaniment from an accomplished Chinese ensemble, and promises to range “from the seemingly impossible to the virtually unbelievable” (Los Angeles Times).

Choir of Trinity Wall Street: Handel's <em>Messiah</em> Disney's <em>The Lion King</em> <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> <em>Beach Blanket Babylon</em> <em>A Christmas Carol</em> WinterFest at California's Great America Alex Ramon's <em>IMpossible</em> Oakland Athletics vs. San Francisco Giants: Preseason Baseball Smuin's <em>The Christmas Ballet</em> <em>A Christmas Carol</em> <em>Irving Berlin's White Christmas</em>