Flowers in Bloom – Contortions
The amazing feat of the human body, contortion, is demonstrated to the full in this group performance by female acrobats by combining modern dance elements.
Flying – Male aerial act
This is an action in mid-air: rolling, strap-climbing to the top, double back bends etc..
The Playful Boys – Juggling people with the feet
This is a juggling act by the feet. The young men playfully yet deftly perform suspension, cross leaping, high diving followed by bouncing, passing from one to one etc..
Fantasy – A mass performance of ball juggling by female acrobats
Balls fly on the stage, from feet to feet, floating up and down, through the excellent and rhythmic control of the female performers.
Flexing Muscles – Male duo
A fluid presentation of muscle prowess and control by two male acrobatics. Their physical idiom is a wonderful mix of masculine strength and visual appeal.
An Adventure into Dreamland – A mass performance of balancing bowls on the head
An acrobatic stunt unique to China, involves even more challenging techniques such as double-tiered bowl tossing, quartet tossing with legs, kicking bowls to add to the stack on the head etc..
Masquerade - Pole trampolining
A stunning performance featuring the best in aerial gymnastics such as three full-rotation backward somersaults, 720° turns, double cartwheel crossover, five dives followed by a grande jeté backward somersault etc..
Angels’ Wings - Aerial gymnastics for female pas de deux
The pair performs gymnastic poses in mid-air, such as handstand changing into inverted stand, horizontal back lever, 360° turns, etc..
Scaling Heights - Soft-wire walking
An act performed by young male acrobat who rides monocycle and plays single handstand, single crutch handstand, etc., on top of a swinging high wire.
At the Crossroad - Comic acrobatics
Three handsome young men play offence and defence by rounds and rounds of forward somersaults, juggling etc..
On Cloud Nine - Aerial dance
Romance is in the air with this pas de deux performing head-to-head stands, balancing, full rotation forward somersault and catch etc..
Wecker Signa – Monocycles
The famous ‘Chrono Police’ Force performs high-altitude diving, cyclist flying over a bed of daring collaborators etc..
Family Workshop by Guangzhou Acrobatic Troupe of China
27 December 2011 (Tue) 11:30am
Function Room, Yuen Long Theatre
Audience of age 6 or above are welcome. Children age 6 to 12 are recommended to be accompanied by adults.
Standard price ticket, each ticket admits one person only
The workshop lasts for about 60 minutes without intermission
Casual wear with sport shoes are recommended