When: Sat., Feb. 25, 2 & 7:30 p.m. and Sun., Feb. 26, 2 p.m. 2017
Wondrous, genuine Chinese culture and awe-inspiring spectacle are on full display in the critically acclaimed Shen Yun. The production features 100 dancers showing what they are made of, 400 sets of hand-made costumes and an orchestra that blends the musical styles of the East and West. It all plays out in front of animated backdrops that recreate some of the best architectural structures of classical China. Performance, art and music come together to deliver a spectacle for anyone seeking to experience the richness of Chinese culture. Shen Yun is performed at 2 and 7:30 p.m. Friday and 2 p.m. Saturday (February 25 and 26) at the Peabody Opera House (1400 Market Street; www.peabodyoperahouse.com). Tickets are $70 to $150.