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Crookston Times - Crookston, MN
  • Crookston Artist & Entertainment Series to kick off with Golden Dragon Acrobats

  • Curtain opens in CHS auditorium at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 10.
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  •     The Golden Dragon Acrobats, showcasing their astounding feats of skill and daring, will take the stage in the Crookston High School Auditorium on Tuesday, Sept. 10 at 7:30 p.m.
        It’s one of the 20 performances on their current Midwest tour.
        Tuesday’s show kicks off another season of the Crookston Artist & Entertainment Series, which will be comprised of five concerts. Tickets are available at the for the season, and admission will be by season ticket only. For more information, contact Marlys at 281-2870. If you need transportation to and from the Sept. 10 performance, contact T.H.E. Bus at 281-0070 by Sept. 9.
        The Golden Dragon Acrobats represent the best of a time-honored tradition that began more than 25 centuries ago. The Golden Dragons are recognized throughout the United States and abroad as the premier Chinese acrobatic touring company of today.
        The reputation of the company is solidly rooted in a commitment to the highest attention to artistic details that is unparalleled in the art form. World renowned impresario Danny Chang and choreographer Angela Chang combine award-winning acrobatics, traditional dance, spectacular costumes, ancient and contemporary music and theatrical techniques to present a show of breathtaking skill and spellbinding beauty.
        This year marks the 35th anniversary of United States tours.
        “Juggling everything from umbrellas to soccer balls – and with props as varied as ladders and giant spinning wheels – the performers show just why they’re world famous.” – New York Post
        “ …the Chinese Acrobats offer timeless thrills. The impossible can be achieved, and once achieved surpassed, then surpassed again.” – Associated Press
        This is a great show not only for the kids, but also for their parents, and their grandparents. Be sure to bring your family for this one.
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