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Chaoyang Theater

1,331 Reviews

Chaoyang Theater

1,331 Reviews
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36 North East Third Ring Road, Chaoyang District Subway line 10 or 6 get off at Hujialou exit C1, Beijing 100024 China
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Skip the Line: Forbidden City Ticket Booking with Optional Guide Service
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Skip the Line: Forbidden City Ticket Booking with Optional Guide Service

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Avoid any long lines or printing problems with paperless skip-the-line entry to Beijing’s UNESCO-listed Forbidden City. Simply book in advance, stroll straight to check in, then show your passport to ensure hassle-free admission directly into the ancient complex and enjoy plenty of time to browse the site’s major attractions, including the Gate of Divine Prowess, Dragon Throne, and Palace Museum.
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Stewarts Vacation wrote a review Dec 2019
308 contributions27 helpful votes
Outstanding skilled performance of stunts, dance and acrobatics by men, women and children in colourful costumes. Visually thrilling. The theatre itself was a bit run down and unkempt looking. We had reserved seats, but were told to "sit anywhere". We selected seats near the back and had a great overview. Strict instructions were given about no photography or videoing .. but still people chose to ignore this. However, the show itself was amazing and the acrobatics astounding. Highly recommended for an evening's entertainment.
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Date of experience: November 2019
S B wrote a review Nov 2019
18 contributions16 helpful votes
The show was a bit underwhelming if you've ever seen a Cirque du Soleil show in the US. However, if you've never seen anything like this, then it would likely be very entertaining. Tickets are cheaper at the box office, despite the website saying the online price is the best. We opted for 200 yuan seats in the back rows and we had a great view. Do not waste money on VIP seats. Overall, it was a nice change from sightseeing in China, and a decent way to pass an hour.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Joel K wrote a review Oct 2019
Vancouver, Canada2,847 contributions525 helpful votes
The show had one great act after another of acrobatic feats performed by a large cast of talented men and women. The staging and lighting was colorful and delightful. Our VIP seats could not have been better right in the center five rows from the stage.
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Date of experience: October 2019
Explorer T wrote a review Oct 2019
Singapore, Singapore233 contributions65 helpful votes
Excellent performance from the team! I went there on a weekday afternoon first show at 4pm and the theatre is not that full (except for the tour groups occupying the two side of the theatre and some tourists in the VIP seats in the middle section. Some Chinese people tried to “upgrade themselves” during the performance but there is an usher checking and asking them to move back to their original seats. The shows were awesome. Be it the girls balancing on the bicycle, the couple swinging/ dancing on the aerial rope, the men balancing on the wheels and the motorcycle performance etc (pardon my descriptions); one simply heave a sign of relief after they safely complete their show. We simply have to applaud them for their perservance, courage and tenacity to complete each act and the hours of training to do this. I love circus and acrobats and this one is recommended. Cheapest ticket is 200 rmb (less than $20) and next to a metro station
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Date of experience: October 2019
Lisa G wrote a review Oct 2019
Frankston, Australia13 contributions3 helpful votes
We saw the Tang Dynasty Show-truly amazing and the waterfall production is out of this world. All seats have a view of the stage and it is the best show I have ever seen.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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