Shen Yun – Experience a Divine Culture

December 26, 2019

December 28, 2019

$100 - $240 +charges

National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa



Events Description

Shen Yun Performing Arts unveils an entirely new program every year. Through the universal language of dance and music, Shen Yun weaves a wondrous tapestry of heavenly realms and enchanting scenes, from ancient legends of valour to modern-day heroic tales, taking you on a journey through 5,000 years of Chinese civilization. Its stunning beauty and tremendous energy leave audiences uplifted and inspired.

Shen Yun has left millions in awe! Standing ovations at the world’s top venues, royalty attending in Europe, sold-out shows throughout North America, and packed houses across Asia have made Shen Yun an international phenomenon. In Ottawa, the NAC has several times opened “standing room” tickets for sale to meet demand after all shows sold out.

New York-based Shen Yun features seven touring companies, each with some 80 exceptional artists, including winners of top international competitions in dance and music.

Throughout history, almost every culture looked to the divine for inspiration. Today, Shen Yun’s artists follow in this noble tradition in their rigorous daily training. The result is a performance of consummate beauty, purity, and goodness. The breathtaking pageantry evokes themes of virtue, compassion, and courage at the heart of China’s divinely inspired culture. Shen Yun awakens the conscience, enlightens wisdom, and nourishes the soul.

Hear soaring songs by vocal virtuosos that will move and inspire. Enjoy a unique orchestra that embraces Chinese and Western instruments in a masterful fusion. Be spellbound by stunning costumes, brilliant choreography, and state-of-the-art dynamic backdrops.

Experience the extraordinary! Experience Shen Yun.

Classical opera or ballet performance attire is recommended.

Who is it for?

All ages

Shen Yun’s performances are recommended for a general audience. As an advisory to adults who might bring children, the NAC recommends this production for ages 5 and up.


Tickets :$100 – $240 +charges

September 6, 2019, 10:00am

How to get tickets?

Buy online

Phone: 1 888 991-2787 / 613 947-7000 ext. 620

At the door: At box office. Monday to Saturday: 10am to 9pm


Date: Thursday December 26, 2019 to Saturday December 28, 2019

Thursday, December 26, 2019 | 7:30 PM
Friday, December 27, 2019 | 2:00 PM
Saturday, December 28, 2019 | 2:00 PM & 7:30 PM

Approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes including intermission.

Venue & Address

SOUTHAM HALL, National Arts Centre, 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa, ON

Wheelchair accessible

Paid Parking

Accessible by Public Transport

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