6th March

Concert will begin at 04:00 hours GMT

Sheng's 'Dream of the Red Chamber' with Yo, Shi and Kim from San Francisco

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Sheng's 'Dream of the Red Chamber' is an opera to a libretto by David Henry Hwang and Bright Sheng, based on the book by Cao Xueqin. It recounts the love triangle between a young nobleman and two very different women: one his spiritual soulmate, the other a beautiful heiress.

Performers: Dai Yu: Pureum Jo. Bao Yu: Yijie Shi. Lady Wang: Hyona Kim. Bao Chai: Irene Roberts. Granny Jia: Qiulin Zhang. Princess Jia: Karen Chia-ling Ho. Aunt Xue: Yanyu Guo. The Monk/Dreamer: Randall Nakano. Lady-in-Waiting/Flower: Toni Marie Palmertree. Lady-in-Waiting/Flower: Amina Edris. Lady-in-Waiting/Flower: Zanda Svede. Eunuch/Stone: Pene Pati. Eunuch/Stone: Alex Boyer. Eunuch/Stone: Edward Nelson.

San Francisco Opera Choir and Orchestra. Conductor: George Manahan.

Recorded.


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San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center