At 7:30 p.m., Nov. 13th,2012, “The Sun Is Not Ours” is on in the Star Sky Theater of College of Arts & Sciences, SICNU, performed by Leeds Arena of University of Leeds. “The Sun Is Not Ours” was adapted from our famous “Thunderstorm”, authored by Chao Yu (a great and famous playwright in China) and other similar works. President Tang Xiaolin, Secretary of the Party Committee Gao Huajing and other leaders with over 1000 representatives of teachers and students enjoyed the performance.
Before the performance, Director Jiang Weiguo said in the opening that he felt great challenge at the very beginning in that his purpose of directing the play was to show the understandings and feelings of the British youth to the Chinese classics. Jiang Weiguo further said he was lucky and honorable to experience and share the meaningful creating process with a group of young persons, so energetic and active. And meanwhile, he was also lucky to come to Sichuan, to communicate with the teachers and students in College of Arts & Sciences, SICNU.
After the performance, the staffs and actors of Leeds Arena of University of Leeds and our teachers and students had a warm and positive interaction.
Leeds Arena of University of Leeds is a public theatre, where a list of plays or operas both professional and amateur are usually performed, committing to support the creation and all kinds of contemporary performing style.