Event The Kingdom Of Desire
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Venue Playhouse, South Bank, QLD
Umbrella Event Brisbane Festival 2008
First Date 23 July 2008
Opening Date 23 July 2008
Last Date 26 July 2008
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description With a cast of 22 actors and 15 musicians from Taiwan, this is an astonishing theatrical adventure that is exclusive to the Brisbane Festival 2008. Based on Shakespeare's Macbeth, it incorporates the outstanding elements of traditional Chinese opera with sophisticated singing, intricate dancing and thrilling acrobatic fighting.
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Dance
Drama
Opera
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Lee Huei-Ming Adaptor
Liu Sung-Huei Composer
Liao Jin Lin Conductor
Lin Chin-Ru Costume Designer
Wu Hsing-Kuo Director
Chung Ming-Der Dramaturg
Lin Keh-Hua Lighting Designer
Chu An-Li Performer
Lin Chao-Hsu Performer
Lee Chia-Chi Performer
Sheng Chien Performer
Chen Chin-Ho Performer
Liu Fu-Hsueh Performer
Chang Fu-Yow Performer
Wei Hai-Min Performer
Wu Hsing-Kuo Performer
Wang Kwan-Chiang Performer
Tai Li-Wu Performer
Chen Min-Hung Performer
Ma Pao-Shan Performer
Fu Wei-Han Performer
Lin Hsiu-wei Producer
Deng Kuen-Yen Set Designer
Works
Text Nationality Taiwan
Production Nationality Taiwan
Data Source
Source Description
Programme Brisbane Festival Guide 2008
Event Identifier 84905