A series of theatrical creations by young artists will be staged at STA Theater from Oct 19 to 26. They have been commissioned by Shanghai International Arts Festival, as part of its initiative to support young creativity. Cloud Gate from Taiwan, and Hou Ying Dance Troupe will present modern dance performances. Plays adapted from ancient Chinese fiction including Water-Born (pictured), A Golden Millet Dream and Thunder Man will be presented in different styles. 7:30 pm, Oct 19-26. STA Theater, 630 Huashan Road, Shanghai. 021-3428-2069.