Shen Yun

Shen Yun is a performance group of dancers and musicians that promises to bring to life 5,000 years of Chinese civilization through classical Chinese dance and music. Based in New York, Shen Yun is the first company to present classical Chinese dance to the world on a large scale. Featuring nearly 100 artists, 400 costumes and “the only orchestra in the world featuring both classical Western and Chinese instruments as permanent members,” the show will move quickly through regions, dynasties and legends. Shen Yun promises ethnic and folk dances, athleticism, thunderous battle drums and vocalists, all set to animated backdrops that transport you to another world.

When: Thursday, doors open at 6:30 p.m. with the show starting at 7:30 p.m.

Where: North Charleston Performing Arts Center, 5001 Coliseum Drive

Price: Tickets starting at $51

For more info: www.northcharlestoncoliseumpac.com or www.shenyunperformingarts.org