CITY GUIDE >Culture and Events
Shanghai listings:Stage & Exhibition & Events
(China Daily)
Updated: 2009-08-22 14:00

Stage

BAO

BAO is a Chinese folk music band group made up of six promising young artists: Qian Jun and Jin Kai, both flutists; Yao Xinfeng and Zhao Lei, who play the Chinese string instrument erhu; and Tang Xiaofeng who plays the pipa. Their performance features more contemporary aesthetics and combines traditional music with modern pop music.

Aug 29, 7:15 pm

Shanghai Grand Theatre

300 Renmin Avenue

人民大道300号,上海大剧院

Tel: 6386-8686

Gianni Schicchi

Gianni Schicchi is a one-act opera created by Italian Giacomo Puccini based on a tale from Dante's Divine Comedy. It tells about relatives going to a dying millionaire in the hopes of getting something from his will. But he decides to give everything to the church and then dies. The desperate relatives find an actor, pretending to be the dying man, so that he can make a different will. Starring Chi Liming, Zhang Feng and Xiong Yufei.

Aug 29, 7:30 pm

Shanghai Grand Theatre-Drama Theatre

300 Renmin Avenue

人民大道300号,上海大剧院

Tel: 6386-8686

Tickets: 40-80 yuan

Cats

Andrew Webber's classic musical is back in town. This time the show is produced by Webber's Really Useful Group, ensuring the performance quality. The gateway and lobby of the Majestic Theater will be adjusted to allow for the large amount of stage props. Those who missed the first round show in 2003 have a second chance to catch it next month.

Sept 5-6, 8-12; 7:30 pm

Sept 6, 2:30 pm

Majestic Theater

66 Jiangning Road

江宁路66号,美琪大戏院

Tel: 6217-2426

Tickets: 180-1,280 yuan

   Previous page 1 2 3 4 5 Next Page