Zhang Qian

Chief Feature Reporter
Art & Culture

Shanghai celebrates 130th birthday of famed diplomat Wellington Koo

TO commemorate the 130th anniversary of Shanghai-born diplomat Wellington Koo's birth, a series of programs is going on in the city. 
Entertainment

Euro shows headline 2019 AC Orange season

FOUR popular overseas musical productions are coming to Shanghai as part of the 2019 season of AC Orange. 
Metro

Zheng Dasheng: lighting up big and small screens alike

How can humans survive the dangerous dark nights with all that fear, hunger and chilling air? They need a fable that can help them governing their lives in the world.
Entertainment

Tibetan vocalist wants to help others achieve their dreams

Tseten Dolma, the 81-year-old vocalist of Tibetan ethnic group, will again sing for Shanghai audiences.
Metro

Theater-goers in the spotlight, even though they cannot see it

Access to the arts has long been limited for the blind and others with disabilities, but that is changing. One recent musical concert showed just how easy it is. 
Art & Culture

'Glittering pearl' on Silk Road

The Mogao Grottoes, or caves of the 1,000 Buddhas, are known not only as "a glittering pearl that adorns the Silk Road" but also as a crossroads linking China with the world.
Entertainment

Those were the days: remembering the 90s

The Chinese musical "The Twilight of Spring" is ready to take audiences back in time to the 1990s, and re-experience the youthful vigor of the generation, the city and the nation.
Art & Culture

Experts gather to share insights into double-reed instrument history

About 50 experts, scholars and performers from home and abroad gathered at the 25th International Council for Traditional Music (ICTM) Colloquium.
Entertainment

Land of Smiles hides tragedy of romance

The romance of a Chinese prince and an Austrian lady will be told, as Shanghai Opera House stages Franz Lehar's operetta "Das Land des Lachelns" until November 29. 
Art & Culture

Prestigious music school comes to China

RETIRED after 34 years as president of New York's Juilliard School, Joseph W. Polisi hasn't abandoned his love of music education.
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