Direct from Beijing, the National Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China present a breathtaking display of daring feats and mesmerizing visuals, and have traveled the world for half a century. The performers use everyday household objects like chairs and spinning plates, though their dazzling acts and the traditional Chinese music that accompanies them make for an unforgettable experience. The National Acrobats perform on Sunday, Sept. 14, at the Marin Center’s Veterans Memorial Auditorium, 10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael. 3pm. $20–$45. 415.499.6800.