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  • Sarah Lucas

    Dates: November 2, 2019 – February 16, 2020
    Venue: Red Brick Art Museum
    Intro: Sarah Lucas, one of Britain’s leading and most influential artists, holds her largest solo exhibition to date in Asia at the Red Brick Art Museum opened on November 1st 2019.

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  • Look Back into the Sun

    Dates: September 13 - November 16, 2019
    Venue: Today Art Museum
    Intro: Towards the end of the 80s, my father sent me to the Academy of Crafts and Arts to study photography. At the time, the school didn't have a photography department; when I joined, there were two students against four teachers...

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  • "The paradise of San Mao" - Soong Ching Ling and Zhang Leping's comics

    Dates: September 23, 2019 - January 27, 2020
    Venue: Former Residence of Soong Ching Ling
    Intro: 70 years ago, on the eve of the founding of the PRC, Soong Ching Ling founded "San Mao Paradise Clubs"...

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  • Special exhibition of a national heroine to mark 70th

    Dates: September 23 - December 31, 2019
    Venue: Former Residence of Soong Ching Ling
    Intro: A special exhibition – Soong Ching Ling and the founding leaders is being held at the Former Residence of Soong Ching Ling...

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  • Beautiful China -- A World of Color Images

    Date: June 17 - December 30, 2019
    Venue: National Art Museum of China
    Intro: To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, National Art Museum of China has selected from its collections some small framed oil paintings and classic watercolor paintings...

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  • The 22nd Art Expo Beijing 2019

    Date: August 29 to September 1, 2019
    Venue: China International Exhibition Center
    Intro: 2019 Art Expo Beijing will once again offer a gorgeous art feast to Chinese and foreign collectors. After more than 21 years of elaborated work...

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  • Picasso Birth of a Genius

    Date: June 15 to September 1, 2019
    Venue: UCCA Center for Contemporary Art
    Intro: The exhibition, which offers a comprehensive overview of the first three decades of Picasso’s career, includes 103 works drawn entirely from ...

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  • Open Expanse - Ling Hui Solo Art Exhibition

    Date:July 25 - August 04, 2019
    Venue: Today Art Museum
    Intro: This is an exceptional exhibition. Through several series of her paintings, Ling Hui has created precisely an expanse that is open and vast, pure and tranquil...

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  • Digital Art Exhibition

    Time: May 16 - June 15, 2019
    Address: No. 6 Chuangye Road, Haidian District, Beijing
    The exchange between different civilizations is an important driving force for promoting the progress of human civilization and the peaceful development of the world.

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  • The Splendor of Asia - An Exhibition of Asian Civilizations

    Date:May 13 - August 11,2019
    Venue: National Museum of China
    Intro: Asia, meaning "the place where the sun rises", is a continent with the largest area, population, and most ethnic groups in the world ...

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  • The City of Ji'an

    Date: March 2 - June 30, 2019
    Venue: Capital Museum
    Intro: Located in the center of Jiangxi Province, Ji'an City lines both sides of the Gan River. People in ancient times lived and prospered here...

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  • Art Beijing 2019

    Date: April 30 - May 3, 2019
    Venue: National Agricultural Exhibition Center
    Intro: Established in 2006, Art Beijing has become one of the top art and exhibition brands in all of Asia. Art Beijing continues to adapt to market trends...

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  • LOVELOVELOVE:A Journey in LOVE

    Date: March 30 - June 30, 2019
    Venue: Today Art Museum
    Intro: Focused on the theme of travel, this exhibition reviews the past 40 years of China through ten artists’ traveling stories...

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  • "EMERSION"——120 Years of the Rongbaozhai's Woodblock Printing

    Date: March 03 - 31, 2019
    Venue: Today Art Museum
    Intro: The unique woodblock printing of Rongbaozhai Art Gallery can present distinctive rich layers, brushworks and details which can not be presented by ordinary copying works...

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  • Silesia Rediviva

    Date:December 18, 2018 - March 24, 2019
    Venue: Capital Museum of China
    Intro: Silesia is a historical region of Central Europe located mostly in what is now the southwestern part of Poland, with small parts in the Czech Republic and Germany...

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  • Harmony and Good Harvest

    Date: January 29 - March 17,2019
    Venue: Capital Museum of China
    Intro: The Spring Festival is the most solemn traditional festival in China. Returning home to celebrate the festival with one's family members is a fundamental obligation for all Chinese people...

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  • Ancient Chinese Buddhist Sculpture

    Date: On Regular Display
    Venue: National Museum of China
    Intro: Buddhism originated in the 6th century BC in ancient India. In the 1st century AD, the earliest Buddhist sculpture emerged in Gandhāra ...

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  • Ancient Chinese Jades

    Date: On Regular Display
    Venue: National Museum of China
    Intro: At least 8,000 years ago, our ancestors discovered a beautiful stone—jade, while making polished stone tools—the start of a distinct jade-carving tradition...

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  • Ancient Chinese Money

    Date: On Regular Display
    Venue: National Museum of China
    Intro: The earliest Chinese money appeared at least in the Western Zhou Dynasty and developed in the Eastern Zhou...

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  • Exhibition of Selected African Sculptures in the Collection of the National Museum of China

    Date: Opened on May 31, 2012
    Venue: National Museum of China
    Intro: The Exhibition of Selected African Sculptures displays more than 510 artworks...

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  • Ancient Chinese Porcelain Art

    Date: On Regular Display
    Venue: National Museum of China
    Intro: Enjoying a long history, Chinese pottery and porcelain run through Chinese civilization without interruption...

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  • Stone Sculpture Art of the Song Dynasty

    Date: On Regular Display
    Venue: National Museum of China
    Intro: This exhibition features 30 stone sculptures collected by the National Museum of China from Sichuan...

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  • A Midsummer Night's Dream

    Dates: November 21 - 28, 2019
    Venue: : Multi-functional Theatre
    Intro: A Midsummer Night's Dream is one of Shakespeare's most popular comedies and is a lyrical work widely performed across the world. As the world commemorates the 400th anniversary of the death of Shakespeare, NCPA pays homage to the literary giant by not only importing the Royal Shakespeare Company's trilogy Henry VI Part I and II and...

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  • Everlasting Regret

    Dates: November 08 - 10, 2019
    Venue: Opera House
    Intro: A mournful love story about a woman's ups and downs life for 40 years. In the 1940s, WANG Qiyao, who is still a middle school student, is selected as “Miss Shanghai”. Since then, she becomes a "cage bird" of a high-ranking official, and changes from a girl to a real woman...

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  • Sir András Schiff & Cappella Andrea Barca

    Dates: October 30 - 31, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro: Born in Budapest in 1953, Sir András Schiff studied piano at the Liszt Ferenc Academy with Pál Kadosa, György Kurtág and Ferenc Rados, and in London with George Malcolm. Having collaborated with the world’s leading orchestras and conductors, he now focuses primarily on solo recitals, play-directing and conducting...

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  • La Bayadère

    Dates: October 31 - November 01, 2019
    Venue: Opera House
    Intro: La Bayadère is a classical ballet adapted from Shakuntala, a seven-act poetic play by the celebrated Indian poet Kālidāsa. It was originally staged by Marius Petipa, the notable choreographer known as “father of classical ballet”, and was premiered in 1877...

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  • Myung-whun Chung & China NCPA Orchestra

    Dates: October 25 - 26, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro: Maestro Myung-Whun Chung is one of the most respected conductors of our time today. Following his studies at Mannes College and The Juilliard School in New York, he became Carlo Maria Giulini's assistant in 1979 at the Los Angeles Philharmonic and two years later was named Associate Conductor...

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  • Trovatore

    Dates: October 23 - 27, 2019
    Venue: Opera House
    Intro: In the 15th century, the Spanish feudal lords impose brutal persecution for Gypsies. Counte di Luna's father once burned an old Gypsy woman to death at the stake for witchcraft. In revenge, Azucena, the dead Gypsy's daughter, steals Counte di Luna's younger brother in his infancy...

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  • Acosta Danza

    Dates: October 15 - 16, 2019
    Venue: Theatre
    Intro: International ballet superstar Carlos Acosta launched his brand new company Acosta Danza to the world in 2017. Under Carlos’ Artistic Directorship, Acosta Danza is based in Havana and features a mixture of the finest ballet and contemporary dancers Cuba has to offer...

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  • Riccardo Chailly & Lucerne Festival Orchestra

    Dates: October 12 - 13, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro: Riccardo Chailly, who was born in 1953 in Milan, studied at the Conservatories of Perugia, Rome, and Milan and at the Accademia Musicale Chigiana and began his career as an assistant to Claudio Abbado at La Scala in Milan...

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  • London Symphony Orchestra

    Dates: October 03, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro: The London Symphony Orchestra is bringing the greatest music to the greatest number of people. This is at the heart of everything that it does...

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  • The Crossroad

    Dates: October 02 - 06, 2019
    Venue: Theatre
    Intro:In order to create this work, the NCPA takes two years to make preparations. Invited by the NCPA, a large number of outstanding creation professionals in the domestic drama industry have made field researches in Beijing, Tianjin, Shijiazhuang, Tangshan, Xuzhou, Huai'an, Nanjing and other provinces and cities nationwide.

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  • Love Letter

    Dates: September 20 - 22, 2019
    Venue: Theatre
    Intro: Life is just like wandering in the sea. In this lonely and destined voyage, someone looks for happiness, escapes from happiness, prays for rainstorm, and wishes for serenity... This story begins at China in 1975.

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  • New Dragon Gate Inn

    Dates: September 13 - 14, 2019
    Venue: Theatre
    Intro: The Peking Opera New Dragon Gate Inn is co-produced by the Shanghai Hong & Mei Cultural Communications Co., Ltd. and Shanghai Jingju Theatre Company based on the Hong Kong film of the same title. This peking opera deconstructs the plot from a traditional operatic aesthetic perspective.

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  • Ken Ludwig's Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery

    Dates: September 04 - 07, 2019
    Venue: Theatre
    Intro: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic The Hound of the Baskervilles is cleverly presented on stage. What is different is that five performers vividly play 42 lifelike roles. The humorous dialogues between these them jointly form a strong British comedy atmosphere.

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  • DINO-LIGHT

    Dates: August 27 - 29, 2019
    Venue: Theatre
    Intro: DINO-LIGHT, formerly known as Darwin the Dinosaur, was the recipient of the prestigious Jim Henson Foundation Grant and first feature-length theatrical production created and performed by creators Ian Carney and Corbin Popp.

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  • POPOPOLSKA!

    Dates: August 16 - 18, 2019
    Venue: Multi-functional Theatre
    Intro: Four “Toy Music” artists edit four short Polish animations, and impromptu perform the melancholy, lively and illusive animation soundtrack through the visual imaginations.

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  • Giselle

    Dates: August 10 - 11, 2019
    Venue: Opera House
    Intro: The Ballet Company of Teatro alla Scala has a glorious past dating back to the centuries prior to the opening in 1778 of the world’s most celebrated musical theatre, which is still its home today.

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  • Le Corsaire

    Dates: August 08 - 09, 2019
    Venue: Opera House
    Intro: The Ballet Company of Teatro alla Scala has a glorious past dating back to the centuries prior to the opening in 1778 of the world’s most celebrated musical theatre, which is still its home today.

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  • Staatstheater am Gärtnerplatz Children's Choir

    Dates: August 02, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro: Verena Sarré studied piano and singing at the Richard Strauss Conservatoire in Munich and continued her studies with Professor Rolf Koenen at the Academy of Arts in Berlin.

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  • The Dawns Here Are Quiet

    Dates: August 03, 2019
    Venue: Opera House
    Intro: During World War II, a group of female soldiers in the Soviet Union guard the important railway facilities under the command of Warrant Officer Vaskov.

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  • Jane Eyre

    Dates: July 26 - August 03, 2019
    Venue: Theatre
    Intro: Silent piano, dusty suitcase...Under the spotlight, Jane Eyre in a gray dress enters the stage like a still life painting.

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  • Don Juan

    Dates: July 19 - 20, 2019
    Venue: Theatre
    Intro: The legend of Don Juan was created in Spain and later introduced into France from Italy. Don Juan reveals the sin of the feudal aristocracy. Molière adapted this story into a five-act play.

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  • The King's Singers

    Dates: July 19, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro: The King's Singers are consistently welcomed on the world's great stages today and have been throughout their history.

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  • Les Contes d'Hoffmann

    Dates: July 10 - 14, 2019
    Venue: Opera House
    Intro: Les Contes d'Hoffmann is the last work of light opera master Jacques Offenbach, also one of his most famous opera compositions. The prototype of the hero is German writer and poet E.T.A Hoffmann...

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  • Beijing Symphony Orchestra

    Dates: June 30, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro:As an active conductor in the Chinese and international music circles, TAN Lihua has conducted Russian National Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra and other world-class orchestras...

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  • Dvorak, Weber, Liszt and Brahms with Stenz, TIAN Bonian, Ullman and NCPAO

    Dates: June 28 - 29, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro: Turmoil plagued the entire Europe in the 19th century. With the industrial reform and the global expansion of colonists, the old system fell apart and new changes surged. Resistance, uprisings, expeditions, nations, and revolution were the catchwords of that era, and its background music was Romantic music, as it is called in the history of classical music...

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  • NCPA Opera Turandot

    Dates: June 20 - 23, 2019
    Venue: Opera House
    Intro: The NCPA opera Turandot is the first western opera the NCPA launched since its inauguration. Puccini Festival Foundation, as the specially invited partner in the NCPA's production, has rendered full support from opera creation to rehearsal...

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  • NCPA Drama Returning Home on a Snowy Night

    Dates: June 18 - 23, 2019
    Venue: Theatre
    Intro: This drama is named after a line from the poem Staying at a Cottage of Mt. Hibiscus on a Night of Snow of the Tang Dynasty: "When the mountains lurk dim in the pale dark, the cottage of shabby looks stands lone in twilight...

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  • Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra

    Dates: June 15, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro: In September 2018, Lahav Shani took over as Chief Conductor of the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, succeeding Yannick Nézet-Séguin and becoming the youngest Chief Conductor in the orchestra’s history...

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  • Gewandhausorchester Leipzig

    Dates: June 08 - 09, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro: Baiba Skride’s natural approach to her music-making has endeared her to some of today’s most important conductors and orchestras worldwide. She is consistently invited for her refreshing interpretations, her sensitivity and delight in the music...

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  • King Lear

    Dates: June 06 - 08, 2019
    Venue: Theatre
    Intro: The story is about the King of ancient Britain Lear, who is so old and muddleheaded that he wants to distribute his kingdom to his three daughters according to the degree of their love for him...

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  • China NCPA Orchestra

    Dates: June 01 - 02, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro: In modern history, Finland has always been positioned between the "Eastern" and "Western" world. This environment has prompted the cultivation of outstanding Finish musicians, who can accurately grasp the Western music of various styles as well as interpret the Russian and Soviet music works profoundly...

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  • Snow White

    Dates: May 30—June 02, 2019
    Venue: Theatre
    Intro: The NCPA has assemble an international team and spared no efforts to produce the NCPA Children’s opera Snow White. Skillfully rearranged by the librettist CAI Jiahan, the classic fairy tale has its characters come on the opera stage...

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  • Closing Concert: The Philadelphia Orchestra

    Dates: May 17-18, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro: Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin will lead The Philadelphia Orchestra through at least the 2025-26 season, an extraordinary and significant long-term commitment.

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  • Malakhov & Friends

    Dates: April 29—30, 2019
    Venue: Opera House
    Intro:La Esmeralda is a ballet in three acts and five scenes, inspired by the novel Notre-Dame de Paris by Victor Hugo, originally choreographed by Jules Perrot to music by Cesare Pugni...

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  • 170 Days in Nanking

    Dates: April 24, 2019
    Venue: Opera House
    Intro:The story takes place in the mid-1950s, the whole city of Güllen is under threat of poverty and hunger. Female billionaire Lady Claire goes home with honours, becoming the only hope for the city...

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  • Beijing People’s Art Theatre The Visit

    Dates: April 18—21, 2019
    Venue: Theatre
    Intro:The story takes place in the mid-1950s, the whole city of Güllen is under threat of poverty and hunger. Female billionaire Lady Claire goes home with honours, becoming the only hope for the city...

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  • Xiaojing Hutong

    Dates: April 11—14, 2019
    Venue: Theatre
    Intro:Xiaojing Hutong, written by LI Longyun, was premiered at the Capital Theatre in 1985, starring artists LIN Liankun, WANG Ling, TAN Zongyao and LÜ Zhong...

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  • Beijing Quju Opera Troupe Dragon Beard Ditch

    Dates: April 06—07, 2019
    Venue: Theatre
    Intro:Adapted from Chinese author Mr. Laoshe’s work of the same title, Dragon Beard Ditch is a realistic play as an ode to the Chinese people. The story tells about the people's life changes after liberation in Beijing dialect and style...

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  • China Broadcasting Chinese Orchestra

    Dates: April 06, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro: GE Yanan is not only an erhu performer but also a conductor of China Broadcasting Chinese Orchestra, a guest conductor of Henan National Traditional Orchestra and Shanxi National Traditional Orchestra as well as a resident conductor of the Chinese Plucking Orchestra at the Central Conservatory of Music...

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  • Un Ballo in Maschera

    Dates: April 10—14, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro: The Un Ballo in Maschera is adapted based on the story of assassination of King Gustav III of Sweden in the 18th century...

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  • Orchestre de la Suisse Romande

    Dates: April 04, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro: After studying music at Cambridge University, voice and flute at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester and orchestral conducting in London, Jonathan Nott began his career at the Frankfurt and Wiesbaden Operas...

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  • International Women's Day Concert 2019

    Dates: March 07, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro: Professor ZHENG Xiaoying is the Chief Conductor at the China National Opera House, Director of the Conducting Department of CCOM...

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  • London Philharmonic Orchestra

    Dates: March 14, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro: The London Philharmonic Orchestra balances a long and distinguished history with its reputation as one of the UK’s most forward-looking ensembles...

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  • A Dream of Red Mansions

    Dates: March 01-02, 2019
    Venue: Theatre
    Intro: Over the past 50 years, artists at Northern Kunqu Opera Theatre have inherited and created excellent operas, such as The Peony Pavilion, The Romance of West Chamber...

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  • Beijing Fayuan Temple

    Dates: March 06-10, 2019
    Venue: Theatre
    Intro: The drama Beijing Fayuan Temple portrays a story which occurs at the late Qing Dynasty with severe and lingering rottenness and crisis for over 100 years...

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  • Cendrillon

    Dates: March 14-16, 2019
    Venue: Opera House
    Intro: Loyal to his reputation as a fairy tale paleoanthropologist, Jean-Christophe Maillot strips Cendrillon (Cinderella) of its sugar-coated layer and delivers a poignant meditation on the way...

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  • Il Barbiere di Siviglia

    Dates: February 20-24, 2019
    Venue: Opera House
    Intro: Il Barbiere di Siviglia is an opera buffa in two acts by Gioachino Rossini with a libretto by Cesare Sterbini...

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  • China NCPA Chorus

    Dates: February 22-23, 2019
    Venue: Multi-functional Theatre
    Intro: China NCPA Chorus is the resident chorus of National Centre for the Performing Arts...

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  • Opera House Symphony Orchestra

    Dates: February 24, 2019
    Venue: Concert Hall
    Intro: Established in 1952, the China National Opera House (CNOH) is directly under the Ministry of Culture of China...

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