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date: 20 October 2019

Acrobatics Zájì 杂技‎ 

Source:
Berkshire Encyclopedia of China
Author(s):
Jonathan NobleJonathan NOBLE

Chinese acrobatics, called “variety art” (zaji) in Chinese, is one of the most widely viewed types of Chinese cultural performance. The acrobatic acts seen today are packaged for global consumption and are similar to the Western circus, but many of the acts have traditional roots and a long history unique to China. ...

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