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VenueTheatre Royal
From11th April 2008
To22nd May 2008
WhenApr08 11, May08 20,22 at 19:15. Apr08 19 Mat 14:15
PricesFrom £16.00. To £58.00.
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A Night at the Chinese Opera

A Night at the Chinese OperaT257690594
In fourteenth century China a group of workers gather to act out a play, The Chao Family Orphan. The action of the play seems to parallel the life of the opera's protagonist, a civil engineer named Chao Lin, who misinterprets it and tries to use it to predict his own destiny. But fate has a different end in store for Chao and is not to be outwitted.
Author Judith Weir

Archive :: production:T257690594, opera or operetta:S137552133, venue:V623

Production details

New Production. Sung in English. Run time approx. 2hrs 20mins inclu. interval.

Special Performances

  • 19 Apr 08 Audio Described


Company Scottish Opera
Director Lee Blakeley
Lighting Jenny Cane
Choreographer Kally Lloyd-Jones
Performer Reno Troilus
Performer Nicholas Warden
Performer Toby Stafford-Allen
Performer Jane Harrington
Performer Kamian Thantrey
Performer Fiona Kimm
Performer Andrew Mackenzie-Wicks
Performer Philip Salmon
Performer Rebecca de Pont Davies
Performer Sarah Redgwick
Performer Stephen Chaundy

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