Theatre

The Golden Cangue 《金锁记》

Perry Chiu Experimental Theatre (Hong Kong)
31 Mar – 1 Apr 2017 Fri & Sat
31 Mar, Fri, 8pm
1 Apr, Sat, 2.30pm & 8pm
2hrs 40mins (including 15min intermission)
Esplanade Theatre
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Tsao Chi-chiao, a girl who married into the well-to-do Jiang family for the sake of money, even though her husband Jiang Er-ye is paralyzed. Chi-chiao suffers the dull marriage and the discrimination of everyone in the Jiang family. And she is attracted by the Jiangs’ third son, Jiang Ji-ze. However, his love for her is fake.

Chi-chiao is trapped by ‘the cangue of love’ and ‘the cangue of money’, her personality becomes distorted and she gradually loses her grip in reality.

Chi-chiao becomes unsympathetic and she relentlessly torments her daughter Chang-an. And make her to become an opium addict, just like her. Eventually she breaks her daughter’s love relationship.

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