The theater adaptation of Suzhou Creek, an international award-winning movie directed by Lou Ye, will be staged. The movie was never released in China, and tells the story of a delivery man searching for a woman along the Suzhou Creek in downtown Shanghai. Playwright Zhao Lian managed to capture the clash between reality and “the fairy tale of love”. The greatest challenge in creating the play is to present the narrative onstage, which was done successfully through the camera lens. The play will starHe Ping and Li Li (pictured). 7:30 pm, Tues-Sun, March 27-April 5; 2 pm, April 6. Shanghai Dramatic Arts Center-Art Theater, 1F, 288 Anfu Lu (Road), Shanghai. 021-6473-0123.