Highlights of “Millennial Road” for the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation

NCPAMay/16/2017
On the evening of May 14th, 2017, “Millennial Road”, the theatrical performance for the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation was staged at NCPA.

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NCPA glowed in a charming way to welcome this event.

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The colour of NCPA's shell changed every minute.

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NCPA North Entrance was decorated with colourful lights.

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NCPA South Entrance was also decorated with twinkling lights.

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NCPA Lodge

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Welcome Area at the North Underwater Corridor

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Children welcomed the distinguished guests with their sweet voice.

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Guzheng Performance with traditional Chinese taste

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Chamber music performance at the North Glass Wall

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NCPA Olive Hall

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NCPA Olive Hall

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NCPA Theatre Entrance with a picture of Silk Road

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Cover of the programme of “Millennial Road”

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Inside page of the programme of “Millennial Road”

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Conductor LÜ Jia and China NCPA Orchestra

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Dance performance “Millennial Road”gave the audience a glimpse into the charm of the ancient Silk Road.

Photo

Featuring fairies dancing to the music of China’s Tang Dynasty, this performance gave us a glimpse into the charm of the ancient Silk Road.

Photo

The dance reproduced scenes from the Dunhuang murals, like “Performers Playing Lute on their Back”, “Flying Apsaras Carrying Musical Instruments”, “Huteng Dance” and “Huxuan Dance”.

Photo

Performers danced with long silk ribbon.

Photo

With Fairies dancing in a charming way, the glamour of Dunhuang was unveiled.

Photo

Located on the Silk Road, Dunhuang has witnessed friendly exchanges of culture and art between the East and and West.

Photo

In the programme “Great Harmony”, vocalists HE Hui and WANG Chuanyue sang Chinese song I Love You, China and Italian folk song O Sole Mio.

Photo

The programme "On the Blue Ocean" was composed of a selection of folk music along the maritime Silk Road.

Photo

Percussionist LI Biao presented his superb skills in the programme.

Photo

“On the Blue Ocean” invoked images of the great voyages made by generations of pioneers along the maritime Silk Road.

Photo

“On the Blue Ocean” was performed with traditional Chinese musical instruments.

Photo

The next programme was a special Peacock Dance.

Photo

The performance depicted a peacock dancing in the moonlight on the ancient Tea Horse Road, a major route of the ancient Silk Road.

Photo

The delicate and graceful figure was full of passion and love for life.

Photo

The delicate and graceful figures were full of passion and love for life.

Photo

"Four Seasons in Beijing" was performed by pianist ZHANG Haochen.

Photo

In the beautiful melody of Franz Liszt’s Liebestraume, Beijing in four seasons was presented to the audience through such scenes as the Forbidden City at sunset, Hutong or traditional alleys in local neighborhoods, red leaves in the Summer Palace and the Great Wall in snow.

Photo

Dance Performance "Dreamland", a ballet with Chinese style

Photo

This dance demonstrated a cultural appeal that transcended time and space.

Photo

In the sunshine of early summer, a group of girls danced to the gentle melody to welcome guests from afar.

Photo

“A Stellar Gathering” of Chinese operas on a richly ornamented stage

Photo

Renowned masters of traditional Chinese operas played different roles and displayed a variety of performing skills such as singing, reciting, miming and martial arts.

Photo

Kunqu Opera The Palace of Eternal Life

Photo

Yue Opera The Dream of Red Mansions adapted from the Chinese classic with the same title

Photo

Peking Opera YANG Silang Visits His Mother

Photo

Peking Opera Lady General MU Guiying Takes Command

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Peking Opera Chisang County

Photo

Martial Arts performance The Monkey King Makes Havoc in Heaven

Photo

Sun Wukong, also known as the Monkey King, is a mythological figure in the Chinese classic novel Journey to the West.

Photo

The performance expressed the wish for the world to enjoy peace and the unity of nature and mankind.

Photo

Children from China and over 30 other countries along the Belt and Road joined professional singers in presenting this song Our Common Home: Ode to Peace.

Photo

This is an ode to world peace and to the community of shared future for mankind.

Photo

This cultural feast demonstrated the past, present and future of the Silk Road, and also expressed people's common wish for peace.

Photo by WANG Xiaojing, LING Feng, WANG Dayu, NIU Xiaobei

  • On the evening of May 14th, 2017, “Millennial Road”, the theatrical performance for the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation was staged at NCPA.

    Photo Learn more

  • NCPA glowed in a charming way to welcome this event.

    Photo Learn more

  • The colour of NCPA's shell changed every minute.

    Photo Learn more

  • NCPA North Entrance was decorated with colourful lights.

    Photo Learn more

  • NCPA South Entrance was also decorated with twinkling lights.

    Photo Learn more

  • NCPA Lodge

    Photo Learn more

  • Welcome Area at the North Underwater Corridor

    Photo Learn more

  • Children welcomed the distinguished guests with their sweet voice.

    Photo Learn more

  • Guzheng Performance with traditional Chinese taste

    Photo Learn more

  • Chamber music performance at the North Glass Wall

    Photo Learn more

  • NCPA Olive Hall

    Photo Learn more

  • NCPA Olive Hall

    Photo Learn more

  • NCPA Theatre Entrance with a picture of Silk Road

    Photo Learn more

  • Cover of the programme of “Millennial Road”

    Photo Learn more

  • Inside page of the programme of “Millennial Road”

    Photo Learn more

  • Conductor LÜ Jia and China NCPA Orchestra

    Photo Learn more

  • Dance performance “Millennial Road”gave the audience a glimpse into the charm of the ancient Silk Road.

    Photo Learn more

  • Featuring fairies dancing to the music of China’s Tang Dynasty, this performance gave us a glimpse into the charm of the ancient Silk Road.

    Photo Learn more

  • The dance reproduced scenes from the Dunhuang murals, like “Performers Playing Lute on their Back”, “Flying Apsaras Carrying Musical Instruments”, “Huteng Dance” and “Huxuan Dance”.

    Photo Learn more

  • Performers danced with long silk ribbon.

    Photo Learn more

  • With Fairies dancing in a charming way, the glamour of Dunhuang was unveiled.

    Photo Learn more

  • Located on the Silk Road, Dunhuang has witnessed friendly exchanges of culture and art between the East and and West.

    Photo Learn more

  • In the programme “Great Harmony”, vocalists HE Hui and WANG Chuanyue sang Chinese song I Love You, China and Italian folk song O Sole Mio.

    Photo Learn more

  • The programme "On the Blue Ocean" was composed of a selection of folk music along the maritime Silk Road.

    Photo Learn more

  • Percussionist LI Biao presented his superb skills in the programme.

    Photo Learn more

  • “On the Blue Ocean” invoked images of the great voyages made by generations of pioneers along the maritime Silk Road.

    Photo Learn more

  • “On the Blue Ocean” was performed with traditional Chinese musical instruments.

    Photo Learn more

  • The next programme was a special Peacock Dance.

    Photo Learn more

  • The performance depicted a peacock dancing in the moonlight on the ancient Tea Horse Road, a major route of the ancient Silk Road.

    Photo Learn more

  • The delicate and graceful figure was full of passion and love for life.

    Photo Learn more

  • The delicate and graceful figures were full of passion and love for life.

    Photo Learn more

  • "Four Seasons in Beijing" was performed by pianist ZHANG Haochen.

    Photo Learn more

  • In the beautiful melody of Franz Liszt’s Liebestraume, Beijing in four seasons was presented to the audience through such scenes as the Forbidden City at sunset, Hutong or traditional alleys in local neighborhoods, red leaves in the Summer Palace and the Great Wall in snow.

    Photo Learn more

  • Dance Performance "Dreamland", a ballet with Chinese style

    Photo Learn more

  • This dance demonstrated a cultural appeal that transcended time and space.

    Photo Learn more

  • In the sunshine of early summer, a group of girls danced to the gentle melody to welcome guests from afar.

    Photo Learn more

  • “A Stellar Gathering” of Chinese operas on a richly ornamented stage

    Photo Learn more

  • Renowned masters of traditional Chinese operas played different roles and displayed a variety of performing skills such as singing, reciting, miming and martial arts.

    Photo Learn more

  • Kunqu Opera The Palace of Eternal Life

    Photo Learn more

  • Yue Opera The Dream of Red Mansions adapted from the Chinese classic with the same title

    Photo Learn more

  • Peking Opera YANG Silang Visits His Mother

    Photo Learn more

  • Peking Opera Lady General MU Guiying Takes Command

    Photo Learn more

  • Peking Opera Chisang County

    Photo Learn more

  • Martial Arts performance The Monkey King Makes Havoc in Heaven

    Photo Learn more

  • Sun Wukong, also known as the Monkey King, is a mythological figure in the Chinese classic novel Journey to the West.

    Photo Learn more

  • The performance expressed the wish for the world to enjoy peace and the unity of nature and mankind.

    Photo Learn more

  • Children from China and over 30 other countries along the Belt and Road joined professional singers in presenting this song Our Common Home: Ode to Peace.

    Photo Learn more

  • This is an ode to world peace and to the community of shared future for mankind.

    Photo Learn more

  • This cultural feast demonstrated the past, present and future of the Silk Road, and also expressed people's common wish for peace.

    Photo by WANG Xiaojing, LING Feng, WANG Dayu, NIU XiaobeiLearn more

On the evening of May 14th, 2017, “Millennial Road”, the theatrical performance for the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation was staged at NCPA.

Photo

NCPA glowed in a charming way to welcome this event.

Photo

The colour of NCPA's shell changed every minute.

Photo

NCPA North Entrance was decorated with colourful lights.

Photo

NCPA South Entrance was also decorated with twinkling lights.

Photo

NCPA Lodge

Photo

Welcome Area at the North Underwater Corridor

Photo

Children welcomed the distinguished guests with their sweet voice.

Photo

Guzheng Performance with traditional Chinese taste

Photo

Chamber music performance at the North Glass Wall

Photo

NCPA Olive Hall

Photo

NCPA Olive Hall

Photo

NCPA Theatre Entrance with a picture of Silk Road

Photo

Cover of the programme of “Millennial Road”

Photo

Inside page of the programme of “Millennial Road”

Photo

Conductor LÜ Jia and China NCPA Orchestra

Photo

Dance performance “Millennial Road”gave the audience a glimpse into the charm of the ancient Silk Road.

Photo

Featuring fairies dancing to the music of China’s Tang Dynasty, this performance gave us a glimpse into the charm of the ancient Silk Road.

Photo

The dance reproduced scenes from the Dunhuang murals, like “Performers Playing Lute on their Back”, “Flying Apsaras Carrying Musical Instruments”, “Huteng Dance” and “Huxuan Dance”.

Photo

Performers danced with long silk ribbon.

Photo

With Fairies dancing in a charming way, the glamour of Dunhuang was unveiled.

Photo

Located on the Silk Road, Dunhuang has witnessed friendly exchanges of culture and art between the East and and West.

Photo

In the programme “Great Harmony”, vocalists HE Hui and WANG Chuanyue sang Chinese song I Love You, China and Italian folk song O Sole Mio.

Photo

The programme "On the Blue Ocean" was composed of a selection of folk music along the maritime Silk Road.

Photo

Percussionist LI Biao presented his superb skills in the programme.

Photo

“On the Blue Ocean” invoked images of the great voyages made by generations of pioneers along the maritime Silk Road.

Photo

“On the Blue Ocean” was performed with traditional Chinese musical instruments.

Photo

The next programme was a special Peacock Dance.

Photo

The performance depicted a peacock dancing in the moonlight on the ancient Tea Horse Road, a major route of the ancient Silk Road.

Photo

The delicate and graceful figure was full of passion and love for life.

Photo

The delicate and graceful figures were full of passion and love for life.

Photo

"Four Seasons in Beijing" was performed by pianist ZHANG Haochen.

Photo

In the beautiful melody of Franz Liszt’s Liebestraume, Beijing in four seasons was presented to the audience through such scenes as the Forbidden City at sunset, Hutong or traditional alleys in local neighborhoods, red leaves in the Summer Palace and the Great Wall in snow.

Photo

Dance Performance "Dreamland", a ballet with Chinese style

Photo

This dance demonstrated a cultural appeal that transcended time and space.

Photo

In the sunshine of early summer, a group of girls danced to the gentle melody to welcome guests from afar.

Photo

“A Stellar Gathering” of Chinese operas on a richly ornamented stage

Photo

Renowned masters of traditional Chinese operas played different roles and displayed a variety of performing skills such as singing, reciting, miming and martial arts.

Photo

Kunqu Opera The Palace of Eternal Life

Photo

Yue Opera The Dream of Red Mansions adapted from the Chinese classic with the same title

Photo

Peking Opera YANG Silang Visits His Mother

Photo

Peking Opera Lady General MU Guiying Takes Command

Photo

Peking Opera Chisang County

Photo

Martial Arts performance The Monkey King Makes Havoc in Heaven

Photo

Sun Wukong, also known as the Monkey King, is a mythological figure in the Chinese classic novel Journey to the West.

Photo

The performance expressed the wish for the world to enjoy peace and the unity of nature and mankind.

Photo

Children from China and over 30 other countries along the Belt and Road joined professional singers in presenting this song Our Common Home: Ode to Peace.

Photo

This is an ode to world peace and to the community of shared future for mankind.

Photo

This cultural feast demonstrated the past, present and future of the Silk Road, and also expressed people's common wish for peace.

Photo by WANG Xiaojing, LING Feng, WANG Dayu, NIU Xiaobei

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