The Chinese New Year Spectacular Show heads back to Montreal for a fifth consecutive year, with evening performances set for Friday, February 27 and Saturday, February 28 at the Place des Arts. This is all part of a seven city Canadian tour and coincides with the Chinese New Year and the closing weekend of Montréal en Lumière
A total of 50 artists will be on stage to participate in this spectacular evening filled with surprises and discoveries including the daredevil Guangzou Acrobatic Troupe. This Internationally recognized troupe has dazzled thousands of spectators during numerous tours in Germany, France, Portugal and Australia. Graceful dancers, singers and musicians of great talent will perform in spectacular costumes and staging to present different forms of original artistic expression, exploring new ways of presenting traditional Chinese art. For the third successive year Quebec cellist Vincent Bélanger is serving as the soloist for the Canadian tour.
The year 2015 in the Chinese horoscope is under the sign of the Wood Sheep symbol of fantasy and joy of life and is known to be especially favorable for artists.
For ticket information call 514-842-2112 or 1-800-842-2112 or log on to www.placedesarts.com. Below is a look at what you can expect to see.