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The Peony Pavillion

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An extraordinary Chinese love story performed by Suzhou Kunqu Opera Company using 500-year old techniques. Read More >

Spectacular and breathtaking, The Peony Pavilion is an extraordinary Chinese love story merging literature, music, theatre, dance, acrobatics and art.

Performed as Kunqu Opera, a 500 year old artform which is known as the mother of Chinese Opera, the story is dubbed the ‘Chinese Romeo and Juliet’ – a timeless tale of love which has been enjoyed by generations.

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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 03/06/2008

Closing Night: 08/06/2008

Running time: 3hrs (including one 20 minute interval)

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Cast & Creative


Producer - Suzhou Kunqu Opera Company

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