Over the next two months, Guangzhou Friendship Theatre will bring 23 comedy shows to local audiences during its sixth comedy season from November 1st, 2019 to January 12th, 2020.
A stage photo of modern drama ‘Shakespeare, Don’t Be Mad’. [Photo provided to Newsgd.com]
Performances on offer have been very wide ranging, during the five seasons there have been 40 plays and 102 shows. This year, the theater will continue to stage some of the best comedy performances in China, on the theme of ‘passing on happiness and positive energy’. The theater will also offer some hefty discounts on ticket prices. Don’t miss out.
Mahua Fun Age will stage two of its classic dramas during the season, including ‘The Count of Wulong Mountain’ and ‘Shakespeare, Don’t Be Mad’. Founded in 2003, Mahua Fun Age has become one of China's most popular comedy troupes with high market appeal. The enterprise has produced and released a number of classic works to critical acclaim and a good box office, such as ‘Goodbye Mr. Loser’, ‘Never Say Die’, ‘Hello Mr. Billionaire’ and ‘Hello Mrs. Money’.
A stage photo of modern drama ‘Requiem’. [Photo provided to Newsgd.com]
The Chinese adaptation of the world-famous drama ‘Requiem’ features veteran Chinese actor Ni Dahong. Ni is best known for his roles as Sima Yi in the historical television series Three Kingdoms, based on the classical novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms by Luo Guanzhong. Requiem, written and directed by Hanoch Levin, is based on three short stories by Anton Chekhov.
‘The Super Music Live Concert: Game of Thrones’ will stage the renowned theme song and background music of the fantasy TV series. Super Music is a brand of live music concert established by the Star Sky Chamber Orchestra, a Beijing-based classical orchestra.
A stage photo of modern drama ‘The Count of Wulong Mountain’. [Photo provided to Newsgd.com]
Schedule of the 6th Friendship Theatre Comedy Season