Following its success with Greek in 2015, Music Theatre Wales returns to TIMF with another thrilling new opera, brought to life with their characteristic theatrical flair and musical virtuosity.
Set in a Pan-Asian restaurant found in any city anywhere, The Golden Dragon is a compelling fable of modern life - funny, shocking and touching in equal measure.
Migration, exploitation, hopes and lost dreams are all here. At the heart of this East-meets-West tale, is the discovery of a decayed tooth in a bowl of soup. It belongs to a kitchen “boy”, a long way from home and with no papers. He’s also looking for his sister, but she’s been forced into a very different kind of service just next door….