The Star City welcomes the world-renowned Golden Dragon acrobats as they perform feats of breathtaking skill and spellbinding beauty in their new, awe-inspiring extravaganza, Cirque Ziva. Part centuries-old tradition, part groundbreaking art, Cirque Ziva combines award-winning acrobatics, traditional dance, spectacular costumes, ancient and contemporary music, and innovative theater in a show that will leave the whole family cheering.
The Golden Dragons are recognized throughout the United States and abroad as one of the premiere Chinese acrobatic companies touring today. Audiences in all 50 states, 65 countries, and five continents have sat in stunned amazement at their impossible feats. Their Broadway debut earned Drama Desk Award nominations for Best Choreography and Most Unique Theatrical Experience.
The newest show from producer Danny Chang, Cirque Zíva was created in 2011 for a 10-week engagement at Asbury Park Boardwalk’s Paramount Theatre, the first-ever summer run held at the venue in its more than 80-year history.
An instant success in Asbury Park, earning critical acclaim and packed houses, Cirque Zíva is a fast-paced, technically innovative and beautifully presented new show. The large cast and spectacular set designs illustrate the best of artistic merit, high production value, and solid commitment to cultural exchange.