"Mulan" stage book
An ancient and living Chinese story.
Hua Mulan, a legendary heroine of the Chinese nation, first appeared in a folk song " The Ballad of Mulan " in the northern dynasty of China more than 1,000 years ago.She had to join the army superseding her father to against the enemy Wei, and has won several battles. But she declined the official position and award in the army. Then she has returned to her hometown and started the most of the ordinary Chinese people in the heart of the most desirable rural life. Hua Mulan is the role model of the traditional Chinese ethic "filial piety", which combines the double beauty of the brave warrior and the gentle daughter.
The creation of the ballet "Mulan", based on the ancient " The Ballad of Mulan ", seeks the classical meaning of its original works. However, in the blank of the original works, in particular, the military career of Mulan`s shining spears and armored horses and the frontier fortress has provided a broad space for our artistic creation. We will elaborate the concept of "details", skillfully design the “plot”, and to combine the subjective consciousness and objective situation of Mulan, Mulan’s growth process and her emotional experiences are interweaved each other, which highlight Mulan has a rich inner world and patriotism. Vividly and vividly, a heroic image of bravery, wit, perseverance, love, flesh and blood has been created.
Ballet is the world classic art form, Hua Mulan is the classic artistic image that China passes the millennium. This time the artistic creation will be the dialogues and collisions between classic, we will take the Chinese spirit, national color, ballet style, age aesthetic and organic integration to present this ancient and living forever Chinese story.