Chinese Acrobats of Hebei delight kids of all ages

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College presents a perfect family show, the Chinese Acrobats of Hebei, April 18 at 3 p.m.

The world-class gymnasts, contortionists, and jugglers from Hebei combine gravity-defying acrobatics with the discipline of martial arts to create a spellbinding kaleidoscope of color, drama and skill for the whole family. Featuring a multi-talented troupe of young performers ranging in age from 19-25, the show features such unique acts as the Chinese Poles, Foot Juggling, Hoop Diving, Towering Chair Balance, and the comical Lion Dance, all paired with unbelievable martial arts.

Tickets are $30; $15 for children under 18. The show is in the Walt Whitman Theatre at Brooklyn College, 2900 Campus Road. For more, visit www.brooklyncenteronline.org or call 718-951-4500.