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Chinese Mulan ballet to make US, Canada debut

Hua Mulan, the most recognizable folk heroine in Chinese culture, became known to Western audiences through Disney's 1998 classic animation. Now, Mulan's story is being recounted in a new form - ballet.

August 19, 2019

A hard act to follow

Actor Brendan O'Hea is returning to Beijing to direct two Shakespearean classics, where his troupe will be treading the boards at the Tianqiao Performing Arts Center.

August 19, 2019

Funeral for lost ice: Iceland bids farewell to glacier

Icelandic geologist Oddur Sigurðsson brought a death certificate to the made-for-media memorial on Sunday.

August 19, 2019

Discover the charm of the Bolaven Plateau in the rainy season

Bolaven Plateau is known for its coffee plantations and is fascinating to anyone with an interest in natural landscapes, waterfalls and unadulterated nature.

August 18, 2019