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Shenzhen Cantonese Opera Company

Homecoming in the Snowy Night


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About Programme


Popular actor Wei Liansheng encountered Yuchun by chance and they fell in love with each other. Yet, their love could not resist the obstructions of the world even though their promises were so sincere and determined. They were forced to be separated in remote areas. After 20 years, the lovers returned to the old place in a snowy night to chase the unforgettable love…Under the careful elaboration by the Shenzhen Cantonese Opera Company, Homecoming in Snowy Night has won nine prestigious awards, including the Classical Play Award, the Best Director Award and the Best Actor and Actress in Leading Role Award in the 2nd National Drama Culture Awards.


*Approximately 2 hours 15 minutes without intermission. Lyrics and dialogue with Chinese subtitles.




30.7.2014(Wed) | 7:15 PM
Auditorium,
Tuen Mun Town Hall

$260, $150, $90

Free shuttle bus service:
Free shuttle bus service will be provided after the performance. Audience can get a free bus coupon by presenting the show ticket in the concourse starting 6:45pm on a "first-come, first serve" basis.


Bus Route:
1) Tuen Mun Town Hall → Kwai Fong MTR Station
→ Jordan Kwun Chung → Admiralty MTR Station 
2) Tuen Mun TownHall → Sheung Shui KCR Station → Sha Tin KCR Station → Kowloon Tong KCR Station




About Arts Group and Artists


Shenzhen Cantonese Opera Company

Established in 1980, the Shenzhen Cantonese Opera Company has produced many talented Cantonese Opera artists, including Feng Gangyi, the first artist in Cantonese Opera to have won the Drama Plum Blossom Prize twice; Lai Qiongxia, another prizewinner of the Drama Plum Blossom Prize, and Huang Weiku, a famed artist throughout Guangdong, Hong Kong, Macau and Singapore; and Lai Qiongxia, who has won the Drama Plum Blossom Prize, etc.


Xiaoyi

A graduate from the Guangdong School of Cantonese Opera in 2001 and a student of the Cantonese Opera master Chen Xiaofeng, Xiaoyi excels at playing the role of "clean-shaven scholar-warrior" (文武生). He won the Golden Prize of the 6th Guangdong Drama Performance Competition in 2008 and the Golden Award of National Drama Culture Award in 2013.


Wu Simin

Graduated from the Guangdong School of Cantonese Opera in 2001, Wu Simin's specialty is playing the role of the "young belle" (花旦) who is skilled in martial arts. She won the Silver Prize of the Guangdong Drama Performance Competition in 2006, and the Performance Award of the National Drama Culture Award in 2013.


Tan Lanyan

Tan Lanyan entered the Zhanjiang Little Phoenix Cantonese Opera School in 1997, where she was under the meticulous tutelage of famous Cantonese Opera artist Kong Queping. She won the Golden Prize of the 6th Guangdong Drama Performance Competition and the Performance Award of the National Drama Culture Award in 2013.


Li Cuicui

Li Cuicui holds the title of "National Second Rank" of performers, is a member of the Guangdong Dramatists Association, and a rising talent in leading role of Cantonese Opera. She has previously acted in 《紅梅記》 "Red Plum Blossom", 《寶蓮燈》 "Lotus Lantern", 《金花女》 "Golden Flower Maiden", 《明士》 "Wiseman", etc. She won the Silver Prize in the Guangdong Drama Performance Competition and the Silver Award at the National Drama Culture Award in 2013.