The Confucius Institute at the University of Sheffield and London Confucius Institute SOAS is inviting people to participate in the theatre competition of the 1616: Shakespeare and Tang Xianzu Festival, which is scheduled to take place at the end of November in London.
Entries are welcomed in the following two categories:
Category A - If you prefer to perform in English, the play needs to be a Chinese play or China themed (eg The Peony Pavilion by Tang Xianzu).
Category B - Any play performed in Mandarin Chinese (eg any of Shakespeare’s plays).
Winners will receive funding to perform in one of the three cities in China: Beijing, Shanghai or Nanjing.
Contact Confucius Institute at the University of Sheffield for enquiries, email firstname.lastname@example.org, telephone 0114 2228447, or write to 5 Shearwood Road, Sheffield S10 2TD.