Skip To Content

    22 Shen Yun Memes You Can't Help But Laugh At

    "5000 years of civilization reborn!"

    1. Chances are if you are a living, breathing human you've seen a Shen Yun ad at some point in your life. Shen Yun is a performative show of music and dance showcasing Chinese culture.

    Here's the official description from their website.

    THROUGH THE UNIVERSAL LANGUAGE of music and dance,
    Shen Yun weaves a wondrous tapestry of heavenly realms, ancient legends, and modern heroic tales, taking you on a journey through 5,000 years of Chinese culture. Its stunning beauty and tremendous energy leave audiences uplifted and inspired.

    A Shen Yun performance features the world’s foremost classically trained dancers, a unique orchestra blending East and West, and dazzling animated backdrops—together creating one spectacular performance.

    You might be thinking, "Oh yeah, I've seen billboards for that. That show is in my area every few years or so."

    2. Well as it turns our everyone everywhere has seen the ads as well.

    3. They appear to be at all places at all times.

    4. So the internet being what it is made memes emphasizing Shen Yun's omnipresence.

    5. Like this combo Andy King/ Shen Yun gem.

    “i have an extra ticket to shen yun”

    6. Or this iPhone lock screen.

    7. Resident Evil even got the Shen Yun treatment.

    8. The memes are everywhere.

    Welcome to Super Smash Bros: Shen Yun 5000 Years of Culture Reborn.

    9. Shen Yun ads can even travel through time!

    Shen Yun existed in 1969 Hollywood? Quentin Tarantino, pls explain

    10. They are in your favorite cartoons.

    11. They are even in your home.

    Shen yun is getting pretty ... invasive

    12. Fan theories have even sprung. Like this one claiming Shen Yun ads are the unseen entities in Bird Box.

    Fan theory I haven’t been hearing enough: What if the unseen force in “Bird Box” is the Shen Yun advertisements.

    13. There is no escaping them.

    We’re big done with Shen Yun!!!

    14. A Star Is Born is even included in the memes.


    did anyone else see this crazy easter egg in the ASIB dvd

    16. Shen Yun is everywhere.

    17. People seem to agree that literally, everyone has seen the ads at some point.

    i love the shen yun memes more than anything because when i was in vegas for CES i saw a shen yun billboard and the literal only other place i’ve seen those was in boston so i was like “damn other people know what this is” AND IT TURNS OUT EVERYONE DOES

    18. So no matter who you are.

    please send more Shen Yun memes jfjsjndjsjdjsndjsjxj

    19. No matter what you do.

    20. No matter where you are.

    21. Shen Yun is there as well.

    I thought the Shen Yun memes were a bit over the top but theres literally a poster for it now sitting in my school's student lounge, in the middle of central-north ontario. In this mining town of 150k. In an architecture satellite campus. How did it find me? Who is taunting me?

    22. "5000 years of civilization reborn!"