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Richmond Theatre

Richmond Theatre

Play, Thu 27 - Fri 28 Jul 2017

Contact

Richmond Theatre

0844 871 7651

Address

The Green,
Richmond,
Surrey,
TW9 1QJ

Details

The European premiere of Chan Hing-yan’s dazzling three-act chamber opera, Datong - The Chinese Utopia tells the incredible story of modern China's first major utopian philosopher and earliest constitutional reformer, Kang Youwei and his pioneering daughter, Kang Tongbi. It takes us from the last days of the Qing Dynasty through to the Cultural Revolution in China. Directed by Tang Shu-wing, with libretto by acclaimed playwright and filmmaker Evans Chan, and performed by a stellar cast of musicians conducted by Lio Kuokman, Datong: The Chinese Utopia will have a strictly limited run at Richmond Theatre on 27 and 28 July 2017.

Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 27 - Fri 28 Jul 2017

Prices

See website for details

Location

Directions

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Map reference: TQ 179750  Lat: 51.46211 Long: -0.30384

By car - Approach by the A316. The nearest public car park is at Old Deer Park - free after 6.30pm.
Train/tube - Richmond
Buses - 65, 190, 371, 391, 419, 490, 493, 33, 337, 371, 493, 969, N10, H22, H37, R68, R70, N22.

Parking: with charge

Facilities

  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups