|Shangri-La Chinese Acrobats
Web site: http://www.sroartists.com/artists/shangrilachineseacrobats/
View World Music Days Events for this Artist
For over 25 years, the amazing performances of The Shangri-La Chinese Acrobats® have been the perfect high-energy attraction for hundreds of Universities and performing arts centers. Under the artistic direction of International Asia, Inc. and produced by IAI Presentations who also produce The Peking Acrobats® and JIGU! Thunder Drums of China®, this company flawlessly interprets the precision and grace of an art form honed by centuries of training and disciplines of Chinese acrobatics.
Their multi-faceted and multi-cultural production features dazzling acrobatic displays, formidable feats of daring and balance, explosive energy, brilliant costumes, with a touch of Chinese comedy. These daring maneuvers and death-defying acrobatic acts will have your audiences clamoring for more!
Some of The Shangri-La Chinese Acrobats' numerous TV appearances include the Family Channel's "Home & Family Show," hosted by Christina Ferrari, KTLA's "Good Morning LA," and New York One News. They have also appeared on CNN, where they were interviewed by Christiane Amanpour, as well as Calgary's "Big Breakfast" morning show on the A-Channel in Canada. They have met many celebrities and dignitaries over the years, including President Jimmy Carter and his wife, Roslyn. The Shangri-La Chinese Acrobats received the Performing Arts Campus Entertainment Award by the National Association for Campus Activities and were nominated for the Reader's Choice Award - Best Live Novelty Act by Campus Activities Today Magazine. The Shangri-La Chinese Acrobats also had the honor of performing at the USA Olympic Swim Team's Golden Goggles Gala and reprised their performances for that organization at the recent USA Swim Team's Olympic Trials in Omaha, Nebraska.