The upcoming Shanghai Arts Festival will put on a total of 43 performances during this year’s 21st Shanghai International Arts Festival that will be held during autumn. Five of the productions will make their Asian debuts, while eight of the performances are original productions by Shanghai artists. Starting on October 18thand finishing on November 17th, the month long festival will include Shanghai performances including circus acrobatics and opera. Apart from local works, the annual festival this year will also host 26 foreign productions that include the operas, The Magic Flute and La Gardina performed by La Scala’s Opera Company, and a concert by the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra.
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