The Guardians of Wonder

Dance & Physical Theatre · alicein project · Ages 13+ · Japan

Free Show Multi-Lingual Performance world premiere
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CONSTANCE JAQUAY STRICKLAND certified reviewer June 05, 2023
Full LAFPI Check-In @ Nothing is more vital to the arts than the high-rising need to support the voices of women artists worldwide. As soon as I entered the theatre, a chill of excitement filled my entire body, and I knew I was in for a new theatrical experience. To create new theatre work, one must not be afraid to go outside the box. To have no fear in creating a new path of storytelling is not easy, yet that is exactly what the ensemble and creative team of The Guardians of Wonder has done. To have them in Los Angeles sharing this play is a wonderful expansion to our local theatre scene and allows for the fruition of new ideas to be shared. The original choreography and sword fighting were exhilarating, s... full review
CHRIS CHYUN certified reviewer June 14, 2023
tagged as: unique
The action choreography showcased in the performance was entertaining, capturing the audience's attention. The well designed costumes added an extra layer of visual appeal. The actors' performances were truly impressive, delivering a captivating show that was enjoyable to watch. The combination of excitement and good dancing brought an energetic and engaging atmosphere to the stage. My only minor suggestion would be to extend the duration slightly, as I found myself wanting more of this delightful experience. ... full review
IAN PRICE certified reviewer June 13, 2023
I'm such an anime nerd, so this was right up my ally. But despite my obvious bias in favor of the show, the choreography was astounding, the actors engaging, and overall a blast to witness. ... full review
ANONYMOUS certified reviewer June 09, 2023
Amazing!! Five actresses on stage bringing entertainment, stage fights, drama, love in the universal language of human expressions ... full review
SOO CHYUN certified reviewer June 04, 2023
tagged as: Girlsrule · japanese · Kick-ass
Japanese sword fighting, elaborate costumes, badass girls wielding lethal weapons, and video animation on a moving screen—what could possibly go wrong? These girls exceeded all my expectations and more. Coming all the way from Japan to perform in front of a foreign audience in LA could be challenging, but they delivered an exquisite, unique, and mesmerizing performance that transported the stage to a whole new dimension. Absolutely phenomenal job!... full review
NEIL FIERRO certified reviewer June 04, 2023
Authentic Japanese love it ... full review
DIEGO CUEVA certified reviewer June 03, 2023
It was a fun show! I love how they were able to tell the story without using words and by just acting. We could really see the emotions in the actresses and read their minds.... full review