Hide Yo Kids, Hide Yo Wife, Shen Yun is Coming

    Do you live in ANY major city in the world and have working eyes and ears? If yes, you probably have come across Shen Yun.

    Shen Yun is a performing arts group founded in 2006 by Falun Fong practitioners, a religious practice that has been condemned and banned by the Chinese government. Their goal is to “to revive the lost world of traditional Chinese culture and share it with everyone,” according to their website. However, the performance has received criticism in the past that it also pushes their own political agenda.

    A critic once called the show in 2016 “a beautiful and odd production that veers wildly between two extremes: delicate artistic excellence on one hand and a brusque, heavy-handed effort to inculcate political and spiritual viewpoints on the other.”

    They literally have performances in every major city in the world (except on the continent of Africa and Antarctica, whats up with that!?).

    Despite the controversial nature of the production, their ads are literally EVERYWHERE.

    You CANNOT escape it.

    It’s gotten so bad that it’s become a popular meme, making it even harder to ignore it.

    CURSE YOU SHEN YUN! But hats off to your marketing team.

    Support our Journalism with a Contribution

    Many people might not know this, but despite our large and loyal following which we are immensely grateful for, NextShark is still a small bootstrapped startup that runs on no outside funding or loans.

    Everything you see today is built on the backs of warriors who have sacrificed opportunities to help give Asians all over the world a bigger voice.

    However, we still face many trials and tribulations in our industry, from figuring out the most sustainable business model for independent media companies to facing the current COVID-19 pandemic decimating advertising revenues across the board.

    We hope you consider making a contribution so we can continue to provide you with quality content that informs, educates and inspires the Asian community. Even a $1 contribution goes a long way.  Thank you for everyone's support. We love you all and can't appreciate you guys enough.

    Support NextShark

    Mastercard, Visa, Amex, Discover, Paypal