The first Guangzhou International Family Theater Festival will be held in Guangzhou from May 20 to July 9, 2017, showcasing 14 outstanding dramas from around the world.
50 performances of the 14 dramas will be staged in Guangdong Performing Arts Center and Grandview Theater in Guangzhou. Ten kinds of dramas such as black light theater, musical and puppet show will be presented. The dramas are mainly from China, America, New Zealand, Republic of Lithuania, Estonia and several other countries and regions.
Stage photo of Chinese version of Broadway classic musical “The Sound of Music”
Some of the amazing dramas include “The Ugly Duckling” by American Lightwire Theater, child magic teaching plays “The Secret Garden” & “Detective Hawker”, Chinese version of Broadway classic musical “The Sound of Music”, “White Lullaby” which was nominated for Lithuania’s most prestigious theater award The Golden Stage Cross, and “GABREZ Show” by Japan’s GABEZ Theatre.
In the festival, a special session called “China-Central and Eastern Europe family theater showcase” will be set up to present excellent family theaters from Estonia and Republic of Lithuania to Chinese audiences.
Stage photo of puppet show “Sun Wukong” [Photo/Southcn.com]
Besides, the festival will not only present drama performances, but also launch drama carnivals, lectures, drama workshops, charity shows, interactive games and so on in Grandview Plaza at weekends in May and June.