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Cirque Mei

Presented ByHylton Presents
When/WhereThursday, Oct 24, 2019 8:00pmHylton Performing Arts Center, Merchant Hall, Science and Technology

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Elite Circus Artists and Acrobats from the Hebei Province, China 

Direct from the People’s Republic of China, this ensemble of elite circus performers thrills young and old alike with their amazing feats of agility, strength, and poise. This spectacular performance is a colorful and lively celebration of the Chinese circus arts, which are famous throughout the world. Cirque Mei blends ancient artistry with breathtaking energy for a non-stop extravaganza of acrobatics, contortion tricks, juggling acts, and balancing feats. This remarkable company features 40 leading circus artists and acrobats from the northern Hebei Province who execute many of the most popular Chinese circus routines including hoops diving, lion dance, ensemble bicycle skills, foot juggling with umbrellas, and more. Bring the whole family to experience the beauty, wonder, and excitement of Cirque Mei.

Cirque Mei will also be performed at the Center for the Arts on George Mason University’s Fairfax campus on Saturday, October 19 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.

This performance is family friendly.

$48, $41, $29

A pre-performance discussion begins in Merchant Hall one hour prior to the performance.

Individual tickets go on sale August 1.

Free student tickets will be available two weeks prior to this event.

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