Western Classics: Shakespeare's Richard III
Time and Date: 7:30 pm, daily, Nov. 11-13, 2011
Place: NCPA-Theatre, Beijing (Location)
Tel: 6417-7845, 400-610-3721
Booking at: http://en.piao.com.cn/beijing/ticket_4260.html
A stage photo of "Shakespeare's Richard III." [Photo: Damai.com]
An original British Drama performed in English and with Chinese subtitles. Directed by Sam Mendes and starred by Kevin Spacey, the play depicts the story of Richard the hunchback Duke of Gloucester who becomes King Richard III but only through a series of horrible acts, killing off his enemies, his kinsmen, his wife and most of his supporters before reaching the Battle of Bosworth and crying out "My kingdom for a horse."