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Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

The finale of the cultural show was the amazingly unbelievable lightning speed the performers changed their colourful face-masks. It’s become an art form. Thoroughly mesmerized by that. The comic act was a hilarious reliever. The er-hoo instrumental, to us lay people, seemed of a high...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

This was one of the highlights. The face changing shoe was superb. Endless tea and peephole doing ear massages ad body ones too. Good family entertainment.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We almost didn't come to see the show, as mum wasn't sure what to expect and it was a hot evening, but we're glad we did. We got a brief taste of many of the Chinese theatrical arts, including hand shadow puppetry, the 'rolling light'...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Catie89
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

It is held in a tea house with comfortable seats and a table. The performances are varied and a delight, showing aspects of local tradition and culture. The face changing performance is outstanding. A very pleasant evening out.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John G
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

This was one of my highlights of my time in Chengdu. I didn't know what to expect going in, but it didn't disappoint. We opted for the Band A tickets, which included unlimited tea and a small snack. We had the choice of noddles or...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Despite the show being in Mandarin, there are english subtitles on a screen which give you a general idea of what they're saying. Moreover, the hostess will make announcements in both english and Mandarin. As someone who is typically more inclined for hikes and the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

We did not know what to expect but this was a wonderful variety show. It did not matter that we did not understand Chinese , we enjoyed all the acts, the singing and dancing and especially the face changing. What talent. Definitely recommend

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

I had never even heard of this but boy it is something to see. The faces change so quickly and for it to be on a person is one thing but then for the puppet well I have no clue at all how that was...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 48lisas48
Reviewed 9 April 2018

The Opera was beautiful! I enjoyed the experience. The host spoke in Chinese and English. The performances were in Chinese but it was enjoyable and easy to follow. They interacted with he crowd and you had an opportunity to get dressed up and take pictures...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank SPWH2
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Was interested to see the face changing acts which were fantastic. The shadow puppet work was also very good as was the female juggler. All in all a good night out.

Date of experience: September 2017
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