march, 2020

Acrobats of China - The New Shanghai Circus

08mar4:00 pm6:00 pmAcrobats of China - The New Shanghai CircusThe Ridgefield Playhouse

Event Details

An annual tradition, this youthful and graceful company enthralls audiences with a range of acrobatic performances, most of them typifying Chinese circus and offering a refreshing alternative to the Western tradition with acts that often trace their origin to the harvest festivals of more than 2,000 years ago. Under the direction of Zhao Lizhi, the artistry, individually and collectively, attains levels that make it seem almost unfair to single out any act, from jugglers to the comic knife throwers and the bicyclist who finishes by piling about 10 of his colleagues aboard his vehicle. This show will sell out – get your tickets early!


(Sunday) 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm


The Ridgefield Playhouse

80 East Ridge, Ridgefield CT 06877