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A Night at the Chinese Opera
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.
Archive :: production:T257690594, opera or operetta:S137552133, venue:V623
New Production. Sung in English. Run time approx. 2hrs 20mins inclu. interval.
- 19 Apr 08 Audio Described
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