The Adventures of Marco Polo
Adventure. Romance. Action. Stunning costumes and mesmerizing dance. The Adventures of Marco Polo is a production of epic proportions with something for everyone to enjoy. Featuring an international cast of 66 dancers, acrobats and performers, this stunning production follows the adventures of Italian explorer Marco Polo and his journey to the mysterious East.
This world-class show chronicles the journeys and hardships of the explorer Marco Polo and his father as they travel to the East all the way to the court of Kublai Khan in the heart of China. The story tells not only of the exceptional sights Marco Polo saw on his trip but also a touching love story. During several beautiful dances and acrobatic performances, Marco Polo falls deeply in love with a Mongolian princess named Sa Ren, but in the tradition of star-crossed lovers like Romeo and Juliet, the union just wasn't meant to be.
This 2 hour show is a feast for the eyes with more than 300 costumes, spectacular choreography, original Chinese orchestration, traditional dances of ten different Chinese ethnic groups, world-class acrobatics, illusions and wondrous acrobatic feats to rival any other show. The set of the production is very high-tech with an enormous LED screen that spans more than 2,000 feet casting the performers to far-off places with wondrous backdrops.
Created specifically for the Branson area, this show is something that has to be seen to be believed. And that's just a taste of the sorts of wonders that can be found in this southern Missouri vacation destination. With more than 100 different shows, attractions and entertainment venues, Branson has something for the whole family. For a bit more of the wonders of the East, see the Acrobats of China. Or prepare to be wowed by the magic and illusions of Rick Thomas or Kirby Van Burch. No matter your preference, Branson can accommodate you.
If you're looking for a wondrous story that will stay with you and awe-inspiring visual feasts, then the Adventures of Marco Polo is something that simply cannot be missed. Part educational, part romantic and all spectacular, the Adventures of Marco Polo is an unforgettable experience that will have you and your whole family in awe at this epic production only found in Branson.