BEIJING, March 17 (Xinhua) -- The following are some shows available in Beijing in the coming week:
School of Rock
Date: March 22-April 14
Place: Tianqiao Performing Arts Center
Based on American director Richard Linklater's hit movie of the same name, the musical presents the story of a rock guitarist who leads a band of prep school students to chase their rock and roll dreams.
The music in the play is composed by award-winning British composer Andrew Lloyd Webber.
National Geographic: A New Age of Exploration since 1888
Date: March 23-June 23
Place: China Millenium Monument
The exhibition displays about 100 classic photographs from the magazine National Geographic, whose first issue was published in 1888. The photos cover a wide range of themes including culture, history, wildlife and natural landscapes. The exhibition also features a wall displaying the front covers of the magazine from 1888 to 2017.
Louise Bourgeois: The Eternal Thread
Date: March 24-June 23
Place: Song Art Museum
The exhibition showcases the major works of Louise Bourgeois, a French-American artist renowned for her large-scale sculptures and installation art. An uncut thread strings Bourgeois's works from different periods as the unifying motif.
Cello & Piano Duet by Florian Kitt and Carlos Rivera-Aguilar
Date: March 23
Place: National Library Arts Center
Cellist Florian Kitt and pianist Carlos Rivera-Aguilar will play the works of Ludwig van Beethoven, Claude Debussy, Zoltan Kodaly and Johannes Brahms at the concert.