Expectations build for upcoming performances in Nantong
A chorus performs during a previous concert at Gengsu Theater in Nantong on Aug 6. With its slogan of “Hello, China”, the concert marked the conclusion of the Summer of Gengsu event, which kicked off in July to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of the theater. [Photo/IC]
Organizers said expectations are building for some dazzling renditions in the runup to a wide range of performances that are due to be given at Gengsu Theater in Nantong, in eastern Jiangsu province, from Aug 15.
A number of famous troupes from across China – among them the China Oriental Song and Dance Ensemble, the China National Opera and Dance Drama Theater and the China National Acrobatics Troupe – are expected to give some stunning performances for Nantong’s audience in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Gengsu Theater.
According to organizers, 30 percent of the tickets will be sold at preferential prices, with the highest at 50 yuan ($7.12).