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Shaanxi Grand Opera House Xi'an

No.165 Wenyun North Road, Xi'an, China
+86 29 8785 3294
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Tang Dynasty Show

My tour guide recommended this Tang Dynasty Show as being the most traditional so we got tickets... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2017
mcmusgro
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Westborough, Massachusetts
Great after dinner was great but the dumpling banquet wasn"t impressed

The dumpling banquet is inside the theater which is well-kept and we were seated very quickly. The... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
HotnSourforever
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Kingston, Jamaica
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“dumpling dinner” (18 reviews)
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“dinner show” (8 reviews)
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No.165 Wenyun North Road, Xi'an, China
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

My tour guide recommended this Tang Dynasty Show as being the most traditional so we got tickets here. It clocked in at just over an hour. We skipped the dinner but there were plenty of cheap refreshments like popcorn and ice cream to snack on....More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

The dumpling banquet is inside the theater which is well-kept and we were seated very quickly. The dumplings dishes came to our table very quickly. Service was efficient. Food however was quite average. While it was novel to have the dumplings in different shapes but...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Lovely place. Had a nice dumpling dinner before hand. I really enjoyed this show, and could not take my eyes away from it. Well worth seeing.

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

The show was very nice and you'll have more dumpling varieties than you knew existed. It is a bit of a tourist stop but worthwhile overall.

Thank Eden D
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

Best choice to learn about chinese music and dancing is a visit at a chinese opera house. Actors in beautiful traditional dresses are telling little stories by dancing in groups. The show has no story line, it´s just a sequence of single dances. Before the...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2017

Choose carefully! There are a least four Tang Dynasty show in Xi'an and around. This one is definitely not the best: The packed seating around tables don't facilitate the view for ladies and children. The loud hall is super packed with groups of tourists in...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We visited this traditional opera house not knowing what to expect. Forget the traditional western type opera, this Chinese opera is nothing like I've heard or seen before. Fortunately there is a screen explaining what we were watching and hearing on the stage but even...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We visited this show and it was wonderful. The singing and dancing were very entertaining The dumpling feast was fun. The dumpling shapes were adorable and very tasty

Thank MAK0404
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Previous reviews proved to be worthwhile. The show was outstanding, the dancers, acrobats, musicians, singers the costumes were great. The scenery was beautiful. The explanations and commentary were excellent. If you are into dumplings, spend for the dinner option, if not, just enjoy the show...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2017

A dinner show where the dinner was pretty poor but the show was great. Well worth a visit. Nice staff.

Thank NJPNJP
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SWEETPEAHalifax
8 November 2016|
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Response from bransom_13 | Reviewed this property |
Same here, the cost was buried in the price of our our package. Try web site xiantangdynastyshow for prices
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FaizMS
10 January 2015|
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Response from Tony T | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can that's what we did.
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