NCPA opera commission The Long March appears at the 3rd China Opera Festival

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On January 6th-7th, The Long March, a Chinese epic opera commission produced by the NCPA, was put on successfully in the Opera House of Jiangsu Centre for the Performing Arts at the invitation of the third China Opera Festival.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

The third China Opera Festival kicked off in Nanjing on December 16th, 2017, and it was the first time the NCPA had attended the China Opera Festival with an opera commission. LÜ Jia, the NCPA Music director, took the baton of the two performances.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

In 2016, the NCPA presented a Chinese epic opera commission The Long March in order to mark the 80th anniversary of the Chinese Workers’ and Peasants’ Red Army’s victory in the Long March.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

The NCPA commission and Chinese opera The Long March is a collective work by composer YIN Qing, librettist ZOU Jingzhi, and directors TIAN Qinxin and YANG Xiaoyang, shaping heroic images of long marchers.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

Tickets were sold out in advance of the three rounds of the performance of The Long March in Beijing. This time, tickets were sold out a week in advance of two performances at Jiangsu Centre for the Performing Arts.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

In majestic music of the revolutionary romanticism style, The Long March touched and shocked the audience in Nanjing so much on stage that offered an epic and a contemporary aesthetic sense.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

The touring team of The Long March, made up of over 360 people, was larger in size than that of all other touring operas produced by the NCPA.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

During the tour, the artists and team staff had overcome numerous challenges such as a tight schedule and sudden heavy snowfall, and rehearsed it in the spirit of the Long March, presenting the audience with an epic opera performed in an impeccable manner.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

On January 7th, vocalists YAN Weiwen, WANG Haitao, WANG Hongwei, WANG Zhe and GONG Shuang performed in the lead.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

  • On January 6th-7th, The Long March, a Chinese epic opera commission produced by the NCPA, was put on successfully in the Opera House of Jiangsu Centre for the Performing Arts at the invitation of the third China Opera Festival.

    Photo by NIU XiaobeiLearn more

  • The third China Opera Festival kicked off in Nanjing on December 16th, 2017, and it was the first time the NCPA had attended the China Opera Festival with an opera commission. LÜ Jia, the NCPA Music director, took the baton of the two performances.

    Photo by NIU XiaobeiLearn more

  • In 2016, the NCPA presented a Chinese epic opera commission The Long March in order to mark the 80th anniversary of the Chinese Workers’ and Peasants’ Red Army’s victory in the Long March.

    Photo by NIU XiaobeiLearn more

  • The NCPA commission and Chinese opera The Long March is a collective work by composer YIN Qing, librettist ZOU Jingzhi, and directors TIAN Qinxin and YANG Xiaoyang, shaping heroic images of long marchers.

    Photo by NIU XiaobeiLearn more

  • Tickets were sold out in advance of the three rounds of the performance of The Long March in Beijing. This time, tickets were sold out a week in advance of two performances at Jiangsu Centre for the Performing Arts.

    Photo by NIU XiaobeiLearn more

  • In majestic music of the revolutionary romanticism style, The Long March touched and shocked the audience in Nanjing so much on stage that offered an epic and a contemporary aesthetic sense.

    Photo by NIU XiaobeiLearn more

  • The touring team of The Long March, made up of over 360 people, was larger in size than that of all other touring operas produced by the NCPA.

    Photo by NIU XiaobeiLearn more

  • During the tour, the artists and team staff had overcome numerous challenges such as a tight schedule and sudden heavy snowfall, and rehearsed it in the spirit of the Long March, presenting the audience with an epic opera performed in an impeccable manner.

    Photo by NIU XiaobeiLearn more

  • On January 7th, vocalists YAN Weiwen, WANG Haitao, WANG Hongwei, WANG Zhe and GONG Shuang performed in the lead.

    Photo by NIU XiaobeiLearn more

On January 6th-7th, The Long March, a Chinese epic opera commission produced by the NCPA, was put on successfully in the Opera House of Jiangsu Centre for the Performing Arts at the invitation of the third China Opera Festival.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

The third China Opera Festival kicked off in Nanjing on December 16th, 2017, and it was the first time the NCPA had attended the China Opera Festival with an opera commission. LÜ Jia, the NCPA Music director, took the baton of the two performances.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

In 2016, the NCPA presented a Chinese epic opera commission The Long March in order to mark the 80th anniversary of the Chinese Workers’ and Peasants’ Red Army’s victory in the Long March.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

The NCPA commission and Chinese opera The Long March is a collective work by composer YIN Qing, librettist ZOU Jingzhi, and directors TIAN Qinxin and YANG Xiaoyang, shaping heroic images of long marchers.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

Tickets were sold out in advance of the three rounds of the performance of The Long March in Beijing. This time, tickets were sold out a week in advance of two performances at Jiangsu Centre for the Performing Arts.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

In majestic music of the revolutionary romanticism style, The Long March touched and shocked the audience in Nanjing so much on stage that offered an epic and a contemporary aesthetic sense.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

The touring team of The Long March, made up of over 360 people, was larger in size than that of all other touring operas produced by the NCPA.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

During the tour, the artists and team staff had overcome numerous challenges such as a tight schedule and sudden heavy snowfall, and rehearsed it in the spirit of the Long March, presenting the audience with an epic opera performed in an impeccable manner.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

On January 7th, vocalists YAN Weiwen, WANG Haitao, WANG Hongwei, WANG Zhe and GONG Shuang performed in the lead.

Photo by NIU Xiaobei

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