Debut Performance of the Spectacular in Chicago a Tremendous Success (Photos)
(Clearwisdom.net) On January 25, the Divine Performing Arts touring company put on the first of three performances in Chicago, the "Windy City." From the magnificent scene of "Descent of the Celestial Kings" and thunderous Tang drums, to the pure beauty of ethnic dances and a touching story of cultivation, the beauty and compassion of ancient Chinese culture left the audience in awe. After the show, many audience members shared heartfelt responses.
Cal Shummon and Scott found the Spectacular "excellent"
Cal Shummon loves Chinese culture and has visited China before. After the show, Cal said that the choreography was excellent and the instrumental performances were fascinating. Compared to other shows, Cal stressed that a unique feature of this one is that it is spiritually uplifting and it inspires people's deep respect for Chinese culture. Cal's colleague Scott fully agreed with him and they both said that they would come back next year. When asked how he would rate the show on a scale of 1 to 10, Cal said enthusiastically: "15!"
The Vo family: No Vo (left 3) is the chief editor of a Vietnamese language newspaper
Mr. No Vo, the chief editor of a Vietnamese language newspaper, watched the show with his wife, brother and sister-in-law. No Vo said that the Spectacular presented authentic Chinese culture. As an expert in Buddhist literature, he appreciated the spiritual values portrayed by the show.
Susan and her colleague loved the choreography and music
Andy and Tammy felt it was a special night
Donna and her daughters said the show was a "visual feast"