From Cats to Chicago, China is loving Western musicals – but what of its own?

//From Cats to Chicago, China is loving Western musicals – but what of its own?

From Cats to Chicago, China is loving Western musicals – but what of its own?

One of the world’s most successful musicals, Notre-Dame de Paris is being staged in China to huge acclaim, signalling robust potential for a relatively new form of entertainment in the country.Based on a novel of the same name by Victor Hugo, the musical has been staged in about 20 countries and translated into eight languages since its 1998 debut in Paris.The production is touring 14 cities in China until the end of the year and all the tickets sold out months before it was staged first in…

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By | 2019-09-18T06:00:12+00:00 September 18th, 2019|Entertainment|Comments Off on From Cats to Chicago, China is loving Western musicals – but what of its own?