Rehersal of Shanghai Opera House
Shanghai Opera House playing an important role. Since its foundation in the 1950s, the creation and performances of famous works in the repertoires of opera, Choir, symphony, dance drama, dance, musical theater, and other vocal and instrumental programs, have made the Shanghai Opera one of the best known and most influential performing groups in China.
In addition to these works, the Shanghai Opera House has also established professional working relationships with foreign opera companies, world-famous festivals and artists such as the Zurich Opera in Switzerland, the Royal Court Theatre in England, Teatro dell' Opera in Rome, Teatro dell' Opera in Florence, Saint Etienne Opera House in France, the Paris Opera Comique, the Savonlinna Opera Festival in Finland, the Dalhala AB in Sweden, American conductor John Nelsen, Italian conductor, Alberto Zedda，Italian Tenor Luciano Pavarotti, Spanish Tenor Placido Doming, etc.
In 2008, the opera house was invited to tour to Italy, the Vatican, Austria, Finland and Sweden, and was widely acclaimed.