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Opera "A Dream of Red Mansions" Staged in Dalian, China
Pyongyang, July 20 (KCNA) -- Opera "A Dream of Red Mansions" was staged before full house in Dalian, Liaoning Province, the last leg of Korean artistes' performance tour in China, on July 17 and 18.

The opera performed at the Grand Theatre in the Dalian Development District mesmerized audiences and won their acclaim.

After watching the performance, the deputy mayor of Dalian City said that the performance of the opera is of special significance in cultural exchange between the two countries, adding that the performance tour which took place in the wake of the China visit of General Secretary Kim Jong Il contributed to the development of the Sino-DPRK friendly relations.

Expressing admiration at the Korean artistes' profound understanding of "A Dream of Red Mansions", one of the four classic masterpieces of China, he hoped that they would achieve greater successes in their creation and performance.

Dalian City TV, Dalian Development District TV and Dalian Daily and other media reported in detail about the arrival of the Phibada Opera Troupe there and accounts of its performances.

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