The Creation Myths of China

Theatre (opera, musical theatre)

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The shows are based on Chinese classical myths of the very beginning of the world. Like ancient myths from Greece of the very beginning of the world, China also owns their own explanation of how the world was born. HuaiJu – a 100-year-old traditional opera originally from Jiangsu Province in China, recognised by the United Nation’s non-material cultural heritage list. Shanghai HuaiJu Opera Troupe is a professional troupe which focuses on performing traditional Chinese Opera based in Shanghai.

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