Category Archives: China National Peking Opera Company

The Legend of White Snake – China National Peking Opera Company: Peacock Theatre, London, 14 October 2016

Here I go again Xu Xian doesn’t know what he’s letting himself in for when he falls for a beautiful woman he meets by a lake. It turns out she’s actually a 1000 year-old snake-spirit with a penchant for devouring … Continue reading

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Farewell My Concubine – China National Peking Opera Company: Sadler’s Wells, 20 November 2015

Faring very well Not having been to London for 10 years, the China National Peking Opera Company brought a real humdinger with them in Farewell My Concubine. Not at all like western opera it felt more like a play with … Continue reading

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Preview: China National Peking Opera Company: UK Tour, 13-22 November 2015

A Chinese Operation For the first time in 10 years the UK will be able to enjoy the opportunity to watch the China National Peking Opera Company. Both┬áSadler’s Wells in London and the Liverpool Echo Arena will be presenting the … Continue reading

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