Golden Dragon Acrobats
- Wednesday, March 25, 2009, 7 p.m.
- Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive, KU campus, Lawrence
- Cost: $9 - $24
- Age limit: All ages
Featuring dramatic stunts, astounding acrobats and champion contortionists, China’s Golden Dragon Acrobats present feats of strength, skill and ability in a balancing act of dazzle and risk.With breathtaking flair and spellbinding beauty, the 25 acrobats make a spectacle out of everyday objects such as plates, bicycles and umbrellas.Feats include:- Hoop diving- Unicycle bowl flip- Chinese vase acrobatics- Rolling balance contortionists- Pole climbing- Chinese Diablo- Chair stacking handstands- Bicycle acrobatics- Foot juggling- Lion and Dragon actsThe art of Chinese Acrobatics is an ancient tradition that began in China more than 2,000 years ago. Acrobats intensively train from childhood to develop flexibility, become skilled at handstands and tumbling and learn time-honored Chinese dance.Adult$24/$18Child/KU Student$12/$9