The Legend of Kung Fu is a show where you can see the discipline, power, and values which has defined the Shaolin monks for more than 1,500 years.
The Legend of Kung Fu Show
You'll enjoy a show in the Beijing Red Theatre, found near the Temple of Heaven, where the show has taken place since 2004.
The 1 hour 10 minute show, fuses Kung Fu, dance, and acrobatics with traditional martial arts. The result, of course, is unique and spectacular in equal measure!
The performers have been through a rigorous countrywide selection process, and have an average age of 17 years old. And the stage dressing and special effects have also been created by the very best designers in China.
The Legend of Kung Fu tells the story of a baby who was found abandoned near an old temple. Just like many of the children in China, he dreamt of becoming a Kung Fu master, although the path leading him to this dream would be filled with difficulty and temptation...
There are two different kinds of ticket available, standard (our most popular tickets, found near the silver boxes), and premium (first floor and central). Consult the seating plan via this link (green indicates standard seating, orange are premium seats).
Travelling with Children?
Children under 1 metre 20 (4 feet) can see the show for free as long as they don't occupy a seat. Children taller than this should pay the adult price.
Please check local restrictions before traveling. All of our services comply with recommendations to avoid the spread of Covid-19.
1 hour 10 minutes.
Entry to the Kung Fu show.
When to book?
You can book up until the previous day (7:30 pm) if there are still places available. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Not wheelchair accessible.
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No printing of documentation required.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
If you have any other questions please contact us.