Event Journey to the West : The Adventures of the Monkey King
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Venue Festival Theatre, Adelaide, SA
Umbrella Event OzAsia Festival 2009
First Date 5 October 2009
Last Date 6 October 2009
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description Remember the adventures of disciples Monkey, Pigsy and Sandy and their search for scriptures with the Buddhist monk? On their perilous journey from China to the west they fi ght a bevy of demons including White-bone and Spider Demon, Ox Monster and Iron-fan Princess and persevere through hardships to gain immortal life and happiness. Th e highly acclaimed Guangzhou Acrobatic Troupe of China bring the legend of the Monkey King to life in an extraordinary acrobatic adaptation of one of China’s most famous novels writt en by Wu Cheng’en over 400 years ago. Featuring 60 performers on stage, Journey to the West is an awe-inspiring acrobatic spectacular for the whole family.
Description Source Website
Primary Genre Other
Secondary Genre Test Acrobatics
Organisations
Text Nationality China
Production Nationality China
Data Source
Source Description
Web https://www.ozasiafestival.com.au/media/2226/ozasia-brochure-2009.pdf
Event Identifier 82290