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No.154 Shuncheng Road, Pingyao County, China
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quite an amazing show, despite the fact that it is all in Chinese. We had a guide who explained the story to us as it unfolded, which helped, but you can read the story online and still follow the story line. I would definitely go,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Chris P
Reviewed October 31, 2018

This is a truly unique and wonderful performance. The stage sets are fantastic, the movement/ dance and the visual effects are really stunning. We don’t speak Chinese and didn’t really understand the story, but we absolutely loved it. We paid about £33 per ticket, which...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 30, 2018

We were totally blown away. It felt like we were being transported back in time to ancient China. Six months have passed and I can still remember each and every visually stunning act. It's an unforgettable experience. Recommend to watch even if you do not...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

About 80% of the time, you will be walking and moving around from (movie) set to set watching the live performances. The last part of the performance, there will be seats in a large staged area. Zhang Yimou is one of the directors/producers of this...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 28, 2017

If you do not understand the story, the performance is impactful and can still be appreciated. But if you understand the story, then the whole experience would be much more meaningful. The performance is very touching and it emphasized the importance of where we come...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed July 6, 2017

Youjian Pingyao is an incredible interactive theatre performance piece in Pingyao. It is beautiful designed and choreographed. Pingyao was on my bucket list already for a while. Pingyao after all is nice but a bit disappointing; a day visit would have been enough. This changed,...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed April 1, 2017

This really is one of the most immersive and incredible pieces of theatre I have ever seen, located in Ping Yao's theatre just 100m outside the city walls. Telling the dramatic story of an escort agency tasked with rescuing the last heir to a large...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed March 2, 2017 via mobile

This is unbelievable. My Beijing friend took me here (I'm from Australia) and he kept telling me it's "a theatre show but they are standing in the crowd with you) which I couldn't really imagine. Honestly I didn't understand a single word, but I was...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed November 22, 2016

Wonderful and unexpected interactive experience, it combines all kind of performing and visual arts in a great location, with modern technology and great performances, to show the history of Pingyao people and the legacy of their ancestors. Even if you don't speak a word of...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed October 16, 2016

Absolutely wonderful. I can add nothing to the reviews already written about this show, apart from it was breathtaking. The best experience in our 3 days in Pingyao. All in Chinese and we didn' understand a word, but one certainly understood the story as we...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Bahri N
June 26, 2016|
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Response from frenchteddywww | Reviewed this property |
There are evening shows 7.30 and afternoon shows 3 depending on the day. My guide got my ticket for me from someone in the old town. Any guide, hotel or b&b receptionist should be able to help.
May 24, 2015|
Response from frenchteddywww | Reviewed this property |
I emailed my tour operator, who requested the ticket from their local representative. I got the ticket upon arrival in Pingyao for a show that same night.