LU Fang as ZHOU Yuwen
LU Fang is an actress of Beijing People's Art Theatre, national first-class actress and is the winner of China Drama Golden Lion Award. Graduating from the Performing Department of the Central Academy of Drama, LU Fang has set an example with her line skills both inside and outside the industry. For years, she has been in active cooperation with Director LIN Zhaohua and Director LI Liuyi and has starred the leading role in many works, such as DING Bao in Teahouse, Xiao E in White Deer Plain, Virginia in Coriolanus, Laffrat in Military Train, Ruijue in Home, Antigone in Antigone, Linda in Death of a Salesman, ZHOU Yuwen in Spring in a Small Town, Yelena in Uncle Vanya, and LIU Baofu in The Cherry Orchard.
JING Hao as DAI Liyan
Actor of Beijing People's Art Theatre, JING Hao graduated from the Performing Department of Shanghai Theatre Academy. He played many leading roles in the works of Beijing People's Art Theatre, such as BAI Xiaowen in White Deer Plain, YUAN Jiangmiao in People in the Quadrangle, Juexin in Home, Aufidius in Coriolanus, DING Baoluo in Birdman, etc. His role Haemon in Antigone is very impressive. He has also cast many memorable roles in Mother’s Tears, Changing Face, Legend of JIE Zhenguo and other film and TV plays. Prior to joining in Beijing People's Art Theatre, JING Hao has won the Third Prize for Performance at the army theatrical festival for the role SONG Jianguo in The Loess Ballad. He has also dabbled in directing filed in recent years.
LEI Jia as ZHANG Zhichen
Graduating from Beijing People’s Art Theatre, LEI Jia has performed in many stage plays, including Rickshaw Boy, Tea House, Hamlet, White Deer Plain, LI Bai, etc. She has also performed in films such as 12 Citizens and The Happy Life of Mr. JIN.
Jampa Tseten as Earl of Kent
Jampa Tseten graduated from the Performing Department of Beijing Film Academy. His works include theatre works The Master Builder directed by LIN Zhaohua, Oedipus, Antigone, Spring in a Small Town, The Cherry Orchard, Prometheus Bound and opera The Savage Land directed by LI Liuyi, opera Falstaff directed by Michael Schulz and films Dajavu and Love at First Sight.
LI Shilong as Mr. HUANG
LI Shilong is a performer of the Beijing People's Art Theatre, a National First-class Performer and a member of the China Theatre Association. He has shaped stage roles including Zuoxian King in CAI Wenji, Biff in Death of a Salesman, LI Wanjiang in Uncle Doggie's Nirvana, ZHAO Dun in The Orphan of Zhao, Lusan in White Deer Plain, GAO Keming in Home, Tiresias in Antigone and Professor Serebryakov in Uncle Vanya. He has also given performances in a film named The Opium War and a TV play called DI Renjie.
WAN Qianhui as DAI Xiu
Graduated from the Performing Department of The Central Academy of Drama, she studied in Guildhall School of Music and Drama, England for a year. At college, she won the Excellent Award for professional major in school term 2011-2012 and the first-class scholarship for school term 2013-2014. She starred Mingfeng in musicals Home, Red Riding Hood in Into the Woods and so on. After graduation, she starred in SAN Bao’s musical NIE Xiaoqian and NING Caichen for the role NIE Xiaoqian; played Dunyasha in The Cherry Orchard produced by Beijing People's Art Theatre; and Io in Prometheus Bound directed by LI Liuyi.
WANG Jianping Instrumentalist
WANG Jianping assumes office in the Northern Kunqu Opera Theatre. He first presented the music of Kunqu in the form of a flute solo on the stage, providing samples for the development of traditional Kunqu art and bamboo flute art. WANG Jianping combines the prosody and voice of Kunqu with his own professional practices, having expertly mastered the prosody and voice of the bamboo flute, and the control of the tiny changes in feeling in the flute's tone, intonation and strength, with full lingering charm. WANG Jianping has recomposed and written many works in cooperation with others, such as Appreciation - West Chamber, Variant General's Order and Elegance - Yuediao.