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Suzhou embroidery depicts night sky
An ethnic melting pot's music has mountains humming
Musical to show history of Shanghai
Classic dance drama revived in Gansu province

Bookstores seek to write better plot

Sharp fall in customers and profits mean that a new storyline is needed to meet a challenging market, Wang Ru reports.


Hidden challenges

A film shows that society can do more to help children with autism and offer greater support to their parents, Fang Aiqing reports.


Tang-era riches

A symphony concert combines the music and poetry of a former capital city, Chen Nan reports.

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Play based on award-winning novel debuts next month in Beijing

A Lifelong Journey, a Chinese play based on Chinese writer Liang Xiaosheng's award-winning novel of the same title, will premiere at the Tianqiao Performing Arts Center in Beijing from May 28 to 30.


China's relic-rich Shaanxi hosts over 1,000 grotto temples

Northwest China's Shaanxi province now hosts a total of 1,012 grotto temples, according to the provincial cultural relics bureau.