The Legend of DunhuangEditor's Pick

The Legend of Dunhuang

The Oriental Swan Lake
  • The Star Gold Coast
    Gold Coast • 28 - 29 September
    AUSTRALIAN DEBUT
    Two performances only
    $49.00 - $109.00*
    Premium, A, B & C Reserve
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    via Ticketek
    Civic Theatre
    Newcastle • 02 - 03 October
    AUSTRALIAN DEBUT
    Two performances only
    $49.00 - $89.00*
    Premium, A & B Reserve
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    via Ticketek
    Darling Harbour Theatre at ICC Sydney
    Sydney • 05 - 06 October
    AUSTRALIAN DEBUT
    Two performances only
    $59.00 - $129.00*
    Premium, A, B & C Reserve
    Buy Now
    via Ticketek
  • The Star Gold Coast
    Gold Coast • 28 - 29 September
    AUSTRALIAN DEBUT
    Two performances only
    $49.00 - $109.00*
    Premium, A, B & C Reserve
    Buy Now
    via Ticketek
  • Civic Theatre
    Newcastle • 02 - 03 October
    AUSTRALIAN DEBUT
    Two performances only
    $49.00 - $89.00*
    Premium, A & B Reserve
    Buy Now
    via Ticketek
    Darling Harbour Theatre at ICC Sydney
    Sydney • 05 - 06 October
    AUSTRALIAN DEBUT
    Two performances only
    $59.00 - $129.00*
    Premium, A, B & C Reserve
    Buy Now
    via Ticketek

*Additional fees including Booking, Credit Card & Handling charges may be levied at purchase. Tickets are subject to availability which must be confirmed with the ticket retailer.

About the event

China’s highly-acclaimed dance spectacular makes its Australian debut!

Hailed as “The Oriental Swan Lake”, the classic Chinese dance story The Legend of Dunhuang promises to thrill Australian audiences with it's colourful pageantry, stunning choreography and an unforgettable tale of honour, love and hope. Featuring an enthralling blend of Chinese classical dance with other modern dance forms, including the well-known dance thousand hand bodhisattvas and backward Pipa playing.

Originally created in 1979, this exquisite production transports the audience to the height of the Silk Road trade with impressive backdrops of breathtaking sceneries, Buddhist art and dazzling costumes.

"A marvellous display, with stunning, vibrant costumes and complex scenery creating a fantastic arena for the dance itself”

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