Event 玩偶之家 (A Doll's House) (Wan’ou zhi jia)
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DescriptionA inter-racial and inter-cultural interpretation of the characters’ relations. Realistic acting mixed with Peking opera dance. Helmer palyed by a Chinese actor and Nora played by a Norwegian actress, highlighting racial, gender and cultural differences. Chinese and English bilingual dialogue on stage. Performance dates: 17 - 22 September (6 performances) during the festival "Eternal Ibsen" at The National Theatre of China in Beijing. Tour: December 2006 (3 performances): Shanghai spoken drama art center.
VenueThe National Theatre Of China, West Chang'an Avenue, Beijing, China
Umbrella EventEternal Ibsen Festival
First Date17th September 2006
Opening Night17th September 2006
Last Date22nd September 2006
Primary GenreTheatre
Secondary Genre
    • Drama
  • Web: Ibsen.net
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Agnete G. Haaland (Agnete G Haaland)ActorNora
Zhang JupingActorPeking Opera Nora
Ja NiActorMrs. Kristine Linde
Han Tong ShengActorNils Krogstad
Li Jian YiActorTorvald Helmer
Zhao XiaochuanActorDr. Rank
Wu XiaojangAdaptation
Wu XiaojangAdaptation
Gu MingDesigner
Wu XiaojangDirector
Henrik IbsenPlaywright
Liu TiegangProducer
Pan JiaxunTranslator
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Wan’ou zhi jia (玩偶之家 (A Doll's House))2006-1275392
Production NationalityChina
Performance languageChinese, English
Further InformationPERF_FLAG nt Ibsen.net ID 655 Revival of a production from 1998/2001. In this production Nora is a Norwegian woman who marries into a Chinese family. The production is set to China in the 1930s. Elements from classic Peking Opera were integrated.
Event Identifier75391