Children's Drama Festival begins
The first Children's Drama Festival, hosted by Wuhan People's Art Theater and organized by Zhongnan Theater, opened on June 2. Eight outstanding domesticand foreign children's plays are expected to be presented during the two months.
The original puppet show Juvenile Confucius by Wuhan People's Art Theater was put on stage on June 2. Following it will be a puppet mime Dear, a puppet show Puppet Play, an original children's play Beautiful Flower Fairy and Frankenstein Frogby, all by Wuhan People's Art Theater. On July 1, a creative drama for children Change of Chinese Characters from Jinan Children's Art Theater will be performed.
Two international plays have been introduced into the festival. On June 7, the popular French animation concert Rick the Cube ( RickelCubeetles
Mysteres du Temps) was staged at Zhongnan Theater. By combining various animation techniques and live music, the play tells of Rick's colorful journey of exploring the world and self-realization. Paperbelle, another show from the U.K., is going to be performed on five occasions starting from July 26. As its name suggests, Paperbelle is a gentle and playful exploration of color set in a magical world of paper.
Rick the Cube