Evening, November 24. The teachers and students of Dalian Art College rendered a large-scale stage drama – Silk Road · Youth in the brilliantly-illuminated Great Hall of the People to the thunderous applause of the audience.
Liu Jinhong, member of CPC party working committee of Jinpu New District and chief of Department of Publicity arrived for the premiere at Great Hall of the People.
The drama was sponsored by Chinese People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries and Liaoning Province Department of Education. It is jointly hosted by Dalian Municipal Department of Publicity, Zhongyou Institute of International Exchange, the CPC party working committee of Jinpu New District, Dalian Municipal Bureau of Culture, Broadcast, Film and TV as well as Dalian League of Literary and Art Circles and Dalian Art College. The drama was originally created and rehearsed by the teachers and students of Dalian Art College. Before landing at Great Hall of the People, it was successively performed in Dalian and Shenyang. It was the second drama performed by the teachers and students of Dalian Art College at Great Hall of the People following the large-scale song & dance symphonic epic – Ode to Peace which was also created by Dalian Art College.
Wang Junxian, the chairman of Dalian Art College is the chief producer, chief director and chief scriptwriter of the stage drama. The casts are made of the experts, professors, the backbone teachers of various academic departments of Dalian Art College. About 3000 teachers and students from more than 20 majors are involved with performance of the drama.