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星期四, 6月 02, 2016

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BCNC hosts Madame White Snake Reading Sneak Preview
From Left: Ian So(蘇宇寅), Shirley Leung(梁詩莉), Cerise Jacobs(林曉英), Liz Cheng(程必璧), Jeffrey Why(陳偉健), Giles Li (李隆華)。
As a community partner of Ouroboros Trilogy, Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center (BCNC) hosted a reading of Madame White Snake, as a sneak preview of this award winning opera. In addition to the reading, there was a singing performance, talk-back with the artist, and wine & cheese reception.

The Ouroboros Trilogy, a trio of grand operas created by BCNC supporter, Cerise Lim Jacobs, will be premiering at the Cutler Majestic Theatre in September 2016. The trilogy comprises the Pulitzer Prize winning Madame White Snake by Zhou Long, Gilgamesh by Paolo Prestini, and Naga by Scott Wheeler.

“We have put together an all-star cast of Asian American Who’s Who to do this reading, “said Giles Li, BCNC’s Executive Director.
Reading Madame White Snake is Shirley Leung, Columnist for the Boston Globe. 
Liz Cheng, General Manager of television stations: WGBH-2, WGBX-44, 'GBH Kids, and WORLD Channel, reading the Green Snake. 
Ian So, CEO of Chicken and Rice Guys, reading Xu Xian the Herbalist,
Geoffrey Why, Member of Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky, and Popeo, P.C. , reading the Abbot.

After the reading, Elilsa Sunshine and Wee Kiat Chia sang the opera from Nanga.

BCNC is selling advanced tickets at $25 for the following performances:
                                Madame White Snake - Tuesday, September 13 at 7:30 PM
Gilgamesh - Wednesday, September 14 at 7:30 PM
Naga - Thursday, September 15 at 7:30 PM
Ticket sales will benefit BCNC family-centered programs for children, youth, and adults.

To Purchase Tickets click HERE (www.bcnc.net/Madame White Snake Reading)