Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Some Cite Censorship (more on Huang Ruo's ('00) opera)

The composer, cast and crew had already begun rehearsals in the egglike National Center for the Performing Arts in Beijing when word came down from Communist Party officials in late August: the Sept. 30 world premiere of Huang Ruo’s “Dr. Sun Yat-sen,” a new opera depicting that revolutionary’s turbulent love life, would be postponed indefinitelyRead more.