The following are shows and exhibitions available in Guangzhou in the coming week:
Maggi Hambling Paintings and Drawings: For Beauty is Nothing But the Beginning of Terror
Date: July 28 - Aug. 25
Place: Guangdong Museum of Art
For Beauty is Nothing But the Beginning of Terror is the British artist Maggi Hambling's first large-scale solo exhibition in China. It will display a selection of Hambling's works which were created since the 1960s. The 100 works include oil paintings, sketches and sculptures.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Child Show
Date: July 23 - 28
Time: 10:30 a.m., 3 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Place: Guangzhou Opera House
"The Very Hungry Caterpillar," written and illustrated by Eric Carle, has delighted readers across the world since it was first published in 1969. The story has made its way off the page and onto the stage. 75 lovable puppets from Carle's cartoon books will transform the stories into real scenes.
[Photo: Guangzhou Opera House]
Piaf! The Show
Date: July 24 - 28
Time: 2:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Place: Opera Hall, Guangzhou Opera House
Piaf! The Show tells the amazing story of the life and career of French singer Edith Piaf. In two 45-minute acts, the show narrates the rags-to-riches story of the singer's career through her unforgettable songs, complemented by a visual tapestry of previously unreleased photographs and images.
The following are shows and exhibitions available in Shenzhen in the coming week:
Aoi Teshima 2019 Concert Tour
Date: July 26
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Place: Shenzhen Poly Theatre
Aoi Teshima is known as the "voice of healing" and a Japanese film and television original soundtrack goddess. She not only dubs and sings theme songs for Studio Ghibli animations, but lends her voice to the soundtracks of many leading films and TV series. Classic film theme songs such as "The Rose," "Beauty and the Beast" and "Moon River" have been marked with her unique voice.
Postyr Project Vocal Concert
Date: July 28
Time: 8 p.m.
Place: Shenzhen Concert Hall
The Danish vocal group Postyr Project gives vocal music a new look with their voices, a computer and catchy melodies. The group is well-known for their characteristic and evocative sound. The five singers of Postyr Project grew up with vocal and choral performances. The group was founded in 2009 out of an ambition to innovate and generate vocal music.
Date: until Sept. 30
Time: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. (Monday-Friday) / 10 a.m.-9 p.m. (Saturday-Sunday)
Place: Design Society丨Sea World Culture and Arts Center
Curated by Design Society, the exhibition "Y-Comic-X?" shows the story of China through the evolution of Chinese comics, displaying more than 400 local comic works from 85 comic artists, including 73 original drawings in chronological order. It presents the evolution of Chinese comics as a unique form of narration. Chinese comics belong to the past as well as to the present and the future.