A top Chinese acrobatic theatre group is performing for the first time out of the People's Republic of China, in England.
GV Royal Albert Hall London
SV AND GV Ornamental Lion dance (2 shots)
GV Performing acrobats on bicycle
GV Team of performers spinning saucers (2 shots)
GV Six acrobats chair balancing
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Background: A top Chinese acrobatic theatre group is performing for the first time out of the People's Republic of China, in England. The group opened its show in London on Sunday (25 June).
SYNOPSIS: The Royal Albert Hall in London was the venue for the group's opening performance. One of the first displays on the programme was a traditional chinese ornamental Lion dance.
The company of 50 Chinese jugglers, dancers and musicians have an awe-inspiring performance including an acrobatic display on a bicycle which brought the audience to the edge of their seats.
All the members of the company are form the Northern Chinese city of Liaoming. The years of practice and experience showed in their performance, which was faultless.
The evening's performance ended with a delicate chair balancing act. The company was scheduled to play at the Albert Hall until Friday (30 June).