Vanishing Point is Scotland’s foremost artist-led independent theatre company, internationally recognised and acclaimed for its distinctive, ground-breaking and visionary work. This autumn, the company will tour its award-winning, internationally acclaimed production Interiors to two Chinese cities – Shanghai and Jiashan. It is a deeply mysterious and powerfully intense piece of work, inspired by Nobel Prize winner Maurice Maeterlinck’s astonishing play of the same name.
Nanjing Grand Theatre, Shanghai Symphony Hall, Beijing Poly Theatre
October will see a return of the Philharmonia Orchestra to China and South Korea for the first time with Esa Pekka Salonen, and soloist Krystian Zimerman. Zimerman performs Bernstein’s Age of Anxiety as part of the Bernstein 100 anniversary celebrations
Since 2008 Curious Directive has evolved into a small family of theatre-makers led by Artistic Director Jack Lowe. Operating from Norwich, the collective forges relationships with science communities, theatre-audiences and technology partners in pursuit of emotionally charged science-led theatre. The Collective will present its technically innovative, new devised piece 'Frogman' in Beijing at the Inside-out Theatre for 10 performances as part of the Art and Technology Festival, and in Nanjing (venue and dates TBC).
Matthew Bourne’s interpretation of this classic fairy tale has, at its heart, a true war-time romance. Whilst the original story has been reimagined for modern audiences, the core themes of this classic tale remain at the core of the New Adventures version. Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella has won many awards inculding the Oliver Awards twice (1998 and 2011) and Theatre Awards UK 2011. Currently it is doing a major UK and International tour until March 2019 and will come to Shanghai in August 2018.