Skills of kung fu warriors on show at the Castle

Shaolin Warriors
Shaolin Warriors

The internationally-acclaimed kung fu masters The Shaolin Warriors will be hoping to dazzle audiences when they perform at The Castle theatre in Wellingborough next week.

The Shaolin Warriors will be in Wellingborough on Wednesday at 7.30pm as part of their 80-date UK theatre tour, to demonstrate some of the feats of agility, strength and skill that kung fu is known for.

The performance features 22 professionally trained kung fu masters and has been choreographed by the official choreographer of the opening ceremony at the Beijing Olympics.

A spokesman said: “Featuring Buddhist meditation and rigorous martial arts training, the Shaolin Warriors show is an extravaganza of gorgeous scenery, atmospheric music, beautiful lights and hundreds of costumes.

“Audiences of all ages will be amazed and thrilled by their death-defying kung fu disciplines.

“The Shaolin show is a must-see for family audiences and martial arts experts alike.

“Now a big hit all over the world, The Shaolin Warriors have been seen by more than 500,000 people.”

Tickets to witness the new show’s UK premiere at The Castle theatre cost £21.50 or £19.50.

Family tickets cost £65. Ring the box office on 01933 270007.