Venue Details

97 Star Starred
Luckman Fine Arts Complex
at Cal State L.A. 5151 State University Drive Los Angeles, CA 90032
323-343-6600
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4.4 / 5 Rated by 27 members
Review from Mark Marcus
Red Velvet 361 events 113 reviews

Jigu was very entertaining, using drums to tell traditional ancient Chinese stories, sometimes funny, sometimes thrilling. We hope to see them return someday.

reviewed Mar 16 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Jamie Beverly
Red Velvet 348 events 70 reviews

MY SON LOVED IT! WE HAD A GREAT TIME, FRONT ROW SEATS ALL FOR JUST THE SERVICE FEE, YOU CAN'T BEAT THAT! I HAVE BEEN MAKING THE MOST OF MY MARCH AND MEMBERSHIP WITH GOLDSTAR AND HAVING A WONDERFUL TIME TRYING NEW THINGS AT A PRICE YOU CAN'T BEAT.

reviewed Mar 16 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Nicole
45 events 24 reviews

It was good performance, yet a bit too long. I got a bit bored in the end.

reviewed Mar 16 2008 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

“There is something very original and elusive in their performance… This honesty and spontaneity is a wonderful thing… not the least in the genre of folklore, but it became a very important part of the performance that one will not soon forget!" —Berlingske Times, Denmark

Description

Hailing from China’s Shanxi province, Jigu! Thunder Drums of China has thrilled audiences around the world with its presentation of deeply rooted Chinese traditions, combined with a slick, high-tech production for modern audiences. This exuberant ensemble brings a full company of 28 drummers, percussionists and musicians for a high energy performance that has been impressing audiences around the world.

Founded in 1988, the company has performed in Denmark, Morocco, Singapore, Malaysia, Korea, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan. This year, the company tours North America for the second time, returning by popular demand!

Shen Yun: <em>Experience a Divine Culture</em> Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater St. Paddy's Trackside Celebration Lionel Richie & Mariah Carey <em>The Book of Mormon</em> <em>Finding Neverland</em>