After a sold-out run in December, the Golden Dragon Acrobats, the world-renowned acrobatic troupe, will return to Queens Theatre in Flushing Meadows Corona Park for a special five-week engagement, July 5-August 5, 2012. Tickets are on sale now by phone at 718.760.0064, online at queenstheatre.org and in person at the Queens Theatre Box Office (14 United Nations Avenue South, Flushing Meadows Corona Park).
Recognized throughout the United States and abroad as the premier Chinese acrobatic touring company, the Golden Dragon Acrobats represent the best of a time honored tradition that began more than twenty-five centuries ago. The reputation of the company is solidly rooted in a commitment to the highest production values and an attention to artistic detail that is unparalleled in the art form. World renowned impresario Danny Chang and choreographer Angela Chang combine award-winning acrobatics, traditional dance, spectacular costumes, ancient and contemporary music and theatrical techniques to present a show of breathtaking skill and spellbinding beauty.
“We are delighted to welcome the Golden Dragons back to Queens. Their performance during the holidays captivated our audience, young and old, and brought hundreds of new families to our beautiful theater." said Ray Cullom, Producing Artistic Director of Queens Theatre. “We’re doubly thrilled that the troupe chose Queens Theatre for the debut of this brand new company of artists. Following in the footsteps of CHIX6, Broadway Rox and the upcoming HEAT WAVE, Queens Theatre's incredible season of world premieres and exclusive engagements marches on!”
The Golden Dragon Acrobats will play July 5th through August 5th with performances Wednesday through Saturday at 1pm & 7pm and Sunday at 3pm. Individual tickets are $32, with a Family 4-Pack priced at $100 for 4 tickets. Special discounted rates are available for summer camps and other groups; for more information, call Sydney Pratt at 718.760.0686 x. 105.