Original Opera Li Dazhao by Shanghai Opera House

2018-09-26

Original Opera Li Dazhao by Shanghai Opera House

Overview

The original opera Li Dazhao, newly choreographed by Shanghai Opera House, is composed of two-act operas. It tells Li Dazhao fought against the monarchy to struggle for the republic. He resolutely returned from Japan and actively participated in the New Culture Movement to spread Marxism. The opera also highlights Li Dazhao’s great achievements that he joined hands with Chen Duxiu to found the Communist Party of China. During his tenure as the northern leader of the Communist Party of China, Li Dazhao desperately organized the labor movement to fight against warlord until he sacrificed his life for communist ideals. Li Dazhao slammed the morning bell with his life and awakened the Chinese people.