UNIONDALE - Cirque du Soleil performance of "Dralion" will flip into action tonight at the Nassau Coliseum.

The show runs through Sunday, Sept. 9.

"Dralion" combines 3,000 years of Chinese acrobatics, 58 performers, and 1,500 costumes. The show's theme revolves heavily around the quest for harmony between humans and nature.

For ticket information, visit the Nassau Coliseum website.

To watch behind-the-scenes footage of the Cirque do Soleil performance, click on News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612.