the theatre for impression putuo is located within the guanyin (avalokitesvara) culture garden on the zhujiajian island, zhoushan, zhejiang province, and has become one of the main scenic areas there. there is a 69m-tall, 2,000m2 fresco painted on a cliff that stands 114.9m tall, and this “mogao cave on the sea” is visible to the audience of the show.
an amazing real-scene show, impression putuo is a perfect fusion of the landform features of putuo, acoustic and lighting effects and performance. most performers are local young people, whose high-spirited performance is delightfully breathtaking. the show is representative of the peculiarity and level of the local tourism and culture market, exhibiting an accurate understanding of the guanyin culture in putuo and of the character of the impression brand. on december 31, 2010, an awe-inspiring pray-for-blessing ceremony was performed, intended to announce the birth of one more impression show and imply the beginning and propagation of all things on earth. the theatre is quite fanciful. besides the rotating stand, there is a structure surrounding the theatre which allows the audience to have a multi-angle view of the show. there are also eight screen panels in the front which can be moved at random to make limited views before the eye infinite. what’s more, real-scene animation elements are combined with time and space as a new form of artistic expression, allowing the audience to experience a fanciful wonderland created in real nature.