Event Tales of the Silk Road
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Venue Capitol Theatre, Haymarket, NSW
First Date 20 July 2005
Opening Date 20 July 2005
Last Date 31 July 2005
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description Set in the Dunhuang Caves of China it is the classic Romeo and Juliet love story. It tells of the young painter Mokao who, wounded in the desert is saved by the heroine Yueya. They fall in love only to incur the wrath of the great general, Yuenga's father, who wants her to marry one of the many warlords, who travel the Silk Road.
Description Source Flyer/Poster
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Dance
Name Function Notes
Jon Nicholls Producer
Barry Plews Producer
Text Nationality China
Production Nationality China
Data Source
Source Description
Newspaper SMH Metro 13 - 19 May 2005
Event Identifier 66568