Final shooting (Oct 2021)
On 12th October, at 10am UK time and 6pm China time, Wang Rousang, Chai Liangjie, Vice President of the Shanghai Yue Opera House, Steve Ansell, the artistic director of Stage@Leeds and Haili Ma worked on the final stage of rehearsal and film over a course of over three hours.
The final rehearsal of the mixed reality digital performance Song of the Female Textile Workers was filmed at the Shanghai Yue Opera House whilst directed at stage@leeds UK via WeChat and Zoom symbolizing the conclusion of the one-year Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) awarded project. The final rehearsal and filming was again developed entirely via multiple social media platforms, including WeChat and Zoom.
Film sequence planning chart