GLENDALE -- The Peking Acrobats, 28 entertainers from China, tumble
into The Alex Theatre in Glendale at 7 p.m. Sunday.
As part of a 50-city tour in the U.S. and Canada, these jugglers,
cyclists, tumblers, contortionists and musicians bring their
2,000-year-old tradition of acrobatics to North America.
Acrobatics originated from people's daily life, drawing from their
experiences in work, war and sacrificial rites. Records of acrobatic acts