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Touch of Broadway
By Qiu Yijiao (China Daily)
Updated: 2009-11-07 10:16

The first original Broadway musical in China, Race for Love, gathers a star cast of leading actors and producers from New York. Staged at Huairou Theater, it tells the story of how Jack and Jill Cheever, children of American business tycoon Archibald Cheever, close ranks after fighting over the family property.

Touch of Broadway

The touching reunion takes place at the Great Wall.

This multimedia production combines clips from Broadway, Hollywood and Chinese films to present a spectacular backdrop to the unfolding drama.

Jeremy Benton, the male lead of 42nd Street plays Jack while Ellen Zolezzi from Peter Pan plays Jill.

The musical's executive producer Simone Genatt Haft is a well-known name having produced such musicals as The Sound of Music, Cinderella, and King and I.

2:30-4 pm, Tuesday-Friday; 2:30-4 pm, 7:30-9 pm, Saturday and Sunday, until Dec 9. Huairou Theater, North of Kaifang Lu Island. 69689025, 69690058

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