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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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Not the best Tang Dynasty Show

Choose carefully! There are a least four Tang Dynasty show in Xi'an and around. This one is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Vicente8
Strange but fascinating experience.

We visited this traditional opera house not knowing what to expect. Forget the traditional western... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
valma c
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No.165 Wenyun North Road, Xi'an, China
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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

Thank Vicente8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank valma c
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
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

Thank Joefred P
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
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

The start with the dumplings was amazing. They were all very good and the artistry and work that goes into them was beautiful. Then the show was great. The costumes and music were wonderful. Would recommend to all who go to Xi'an, China

Thank Sharonlaw_13
Reviewed 20 November 2016

After a half day tour of the Terracotta Warrior's Museum in Xi'an, a spectacular Tang Dynasty Song and Dance Show was performed at the Shaanxi Grand Opera House. A dumpling banquet dinner was served before the show which was atrociously terrible and unappetizing. An excellent...More

1  Thank Rey M
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Colourfull, Choreography is good. There are 11 chapters. The continuation is monotonous, boaring. Seating arrangement is not good. People, who attended such type of show in Shanghai or Hangzhou will not enjoy the show very much. Otherwise, you can enjoy it.

Thank Dr. Mayin M
Reviewed 15 November 2016

If you book the show + dumpling dinner, you get 26 different dumplings (served for the whole table) first. With such a variety, some dumplings you'll like more than others, but there are only a few dumplings of each kind, so you won't get the...More

Thank konstantinlubsky
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

The dinner and show barely costs 50us$. The supper includes a glass of sweet rice wine and one more drink. A number of famous Xi'an dumplings are served. They are shaped to look like fish, pork, and whatever they are filled with. Interesting touch. If...More

Thank 432JamesD
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SWEETPEAHalifax
what's the cost for the show only & what for the show & dinner?
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
can we pay and watch the show only without paying for the dinner?
11 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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