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Shows   UK's inventive theater troop presents a dynamic blend of drama, burlesque, animation and music. From the myth of the clay servant, they present a compelling look a...
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Shows   Fifty years ago, White-Haired Girl dominated China’s minds and stages as one of the Eight Model Operas Jiang Qing imposed during the Cultural Revolution. The plot ...
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August
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Shows   Beijing-based violinist Shawn Patrick Moore performs solo pieces interspersed with talks on the historical development of the instrument. Learn more about this fou...
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September
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Shows   A vintage, full-scale cabaret scene awaits you in Modernista's Art Deco Main Hall, with a night of song, dance, film and burlesque about the life and love of an in...
03
September
Thu
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Shows   A spell-binding piece of historical recreation, this new work of drama reclaims Gerda Taro from the ashes of time, revealing her starring role in the adventures of...
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September
Tue
Shows   The NCPA Orchestra presents Saint-Saens' opera of the ill-fated Biblical lovers. It's sure to bring down the house. ¥100-1,000
09
September
Wed
Shows   World-class dancers from across the globe come together for a new production from creators of Riverdance. This sexy extravaganza weaves the rhythms of Latin and Af...
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September
Thu
Shows   Steeped in the flamenco tradition, the dancers of Spain's Murcia company rise to the challenge of interpreting Bizet’s famous tale of fiery Carmen and naive Don Jo...
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September
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Shows   BIG is the bilingual wing of Beijing Improv, Beijing's oldest and largest improv comedy troupe whose popular shows continue to sell out some of the city's best per...
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September
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Shows   A group of old comrades meets again in their town at the margins of modernity. All were migrant workers once, now some are powerful tycoons, others service staff, ...
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September
Sun
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Shows   Laugh yourself blue for the comic drama and improv sketches offered up from three imported British comedians. ¥300
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September
Tue
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Shows   From Broadway to Beijing, the story of courageous, rebellious Mulan is given a unique telling. A powerful mix of drum, dance, and kongfu, this musical has surprise...
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September
Fri
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Shows   Poor Willy Loman. The friendly, proficient salesman watches his livelihood and his dreams unravel before him in perhaps the finest of America's plays. Arthur Mille...
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September
Fri
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Shows   Writer for Dave Chappelle and current MC at NYC's Comedy Cellar, Will Sylvince appears in Beijing for one night only. He's toured the U.S. with comedy heavy-weight...
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September
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Shows   This NCPA production offers up the grand epic of their recently-commissioned Pekin Opera, Red Cliff. With all the songmanship and musicality that make this art for...
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September
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Shows   Yang Liping, a renowned dancer from Dali, Yunnan, stars at the center of three grand sets of singing and dancing. Specializing in the arts of her native Bai people...
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September
Wed
Shows   An astonishing 30 year career on France's stages comes to a close of ballerina Sylvie Guillem. Foremost in her field, Guillem gives one final world tour before ret...
09
October
Fri
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Shows   Shakespeare's take of (psychologically) beating one's wife into submission is brought to the stage by TNT Theatre Beijing. Like "Merchant of Venice," the Bard's vi...
10
October
Sat
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Shows   From film to Broadway to Beijing, "Sister Act" delights with song, dance, and the zany tale of a woman hiding out in a nunnery. Produced by Whoopi Goldberg, who st...
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October
Thu
Shows   Superb dancers from Australia bring their performance to the Beijing stage. Serge Lifar's choreography is set to the music of Edouard Lalo.
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October
Fri
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