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28 Dec 2017
“a NEW THEATER but with great traditional art of China”
2 Oct 2017
“Amazing theatre..great show”
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Yangguan Zhonglu | Near the Piper Statue, south side of road, Dunhuang, China
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

Dunhuang Theater is a NEWLY BUILT THEATER but with great traditional art of China. It is really good to visit it . The traditional dance and opera are of very good quality.

Thank Konstantin-German
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The theatre itself is a stunning piece of modern architecture with a fabulous white marbeld entrance hall. The interior was comfortable and the ballet that we saw (The Silk Road) was spectacular.

Thank ArtyGr
Reviewed 25 October 2016

It is a good show with dances and acrobatics. Both colourful and professional. Good to see. The Dunhuang night market is within walking distance of the theatre, so it is good to walk around the market (it is open before dark) whilst waiting to go...More

Thank yipjcs88
Reviewed 30 September 2015

A perfect dancing and acrobatic show, performed by really enthousiastic people. Amazingly professional, but not so cool money-driven as we later saw in Xi-an. One of the highlights of our trip, and we made beautiful pictures.

1  Thank Walter G
Reviewed 29 August 2015

The TripAdvisor maplocation is wrong! I've reported it, but it is hard to change. The theatre is very close to the piper statue. Go 100 metres west down Yangguan Zhonglu. The theatre is on the south side of the road. The show itself is amazing,...More

3  Thank YorkHiker
Reviewed 26 May 2015

I'm not sure if there is more than one theater in Dunhuang but if you only see one show in China, make it the Goddess of Dunhaung. it's worthy of Broadway or Las Vegas. The sets and costumes are spectacular, the dancers and acrobats are...More

Thank allisonodenthal
Reviewed 16 October 2013

What a relaxing evening of Chinese dance drama, highlighting the human culture in Dunhuang Grottoes; lovely examples of frescoes seen in the grottoes. This Broadway play should not be missed.

Thank Venerando B
Reviewed 4 August 2013

The Dunhuang Theater is a modern and charming venue. The one & a half hour performance featuring a large cast of multiskilled dancers was a treat. Very professional & entertaining.

Thank Gary N
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