Our new Chinese translation of The Tempest was first peformed at the National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA) in August 2018.

Shakespeare's magical final play was given a vivid contemporary translation into Chinese by So Kwok Wan, as part of out Shakespeare Folio Translation Project. The production was directed by Tim Supple working with a team of Chinese creative artists. It played in Beijing from 9 to 15 August 2018. See a selection of production photos below.


Creative Team

Set Designer - Liu Xinglin

Costume Designer - Zhao Tong

Movement Director/Choreographer: WANG Yabin

Music Creation: Barry Ganberg/Tuliguer Gangzi

Lighting Designer: Tan Hua

Sound Designers: Zhou Ziyu/Liu Fengshou

Dramaturg: Katie Ebner-Landy


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