Xu Wei

Feature Reporter

Banging a drum for the power of feminism

The Ju Percussion Group from Taiwan will stage a play "MuLan," combining Western style percussion with Peking Opera from April 19 to 20. 

Oscar-winning 'Bohemian Rhapsody' to be released on Chinese mainland

The film is centered around the life of Freddie Mercury – British rock band Queen's lead singer – from his joining the band until their infamous Live Aid performance.

"So Long, My Son" to hit cinemas across China on March 22

Chinese mainland director Wang Xiaoshuai's latest epic drama "So Long, My Son" will be released in China on March 22.

Annual Greenland classical concerts scheduled for May

The Greenland Classical Music Concert series will be held at the city's Chenshan Botanical Garden in Songjiang District from May 18 to 19.

Online videos shape the future of TV drama

TV drama production in China has become more rational, according to industry insiders at the recent Shanghai annual industry forum.

Suzhou Kunqu Opera premieres two new plays

Suzhou Kunqu Opera Troupe will stage two new plays, "White Sweater" and "Chivalrous Man," next month as part of the Classic Chinese Opera Festival at Shanghai Oriental Art Center.

Shanghai Media Group launches video competition to promote waste disposal

Shanghai Media Group has launched a competition to find the public's most inventive way of sorting out its garbage.

Shanghai Kunqu Opera launches new program

The Shanghai Kunqu Opera Troupe has published its 2019 program with original play "The Legend of Washing Gauze" and a new version of "The Jade Hairpin" taking center stage.
Art & Culture

Celebrity salon of distinctive Shanghai culture hosted for local people

The first salon invited famous writer Ye Xin to share his latest work, "The Legend of Shanghai," with local people.

Bresson masterpieces a film festival feature

Ten movies by celebrated French filmmaker Robert Bresson will be shown at this year's Shanghai International Film Festival.