Brief introduction about Shanghai Jingju Company
As a prominent art
company in China, Shanghai Jingju Company, established in March 1955 on the
basis of Donghua Experimental Peking Opera Group and People Peking Opera Group,
subordinate to CPC Shanghai Ministry of Propaganda, is one of ten national key Peking
opera troupes entitled by China Ministry of Culture. Zhou Xinfang, the first president,
who was a famous Peking Opera master himself.
For more than half
the century, fed by the special humanistic atmosphere, Shanghai Jingju Company has
formed its unique art style and made itself a top culture troupe with a wealth of
talents and numerous plays.
Nowadays, Shanghai Jingju
Company not only inherits and follows traditional spirits of Jingju but also
tries every means to combine modernity and tradition. We have been working on the
development of scripts and talents. Besides, how to popularize Jingju and develop
larger performance market is our focus. To encourage young artists and attract more
audience, a series of special performances and shows were held in a row. Shanghai
Jingju Company is the only one art troupe in China which has three key plays selected
into national excellent art works project.
With more than 300 staff, two performing groups, Tianchan Yifu Theatre, our troupe has formed a set of managing and operating system. Creating, producing, performing and promoting, a standardized team is on the way. Giving performances frequently abroad as well as home, Shanghai Jingju Company spreads culture and friendship all over the world.
Write to us:
Address: 168 Yueyang Road Shanghai China
Zip code: 200031