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 Sadler’s Wells in London and the Liverpool Echo Arena will be presenting the … Continue reading

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