Watch it again: Dance show follows Confucius on journey

Confucius (551-479 BC) is China's great philosopher and educator. His doctrine on etiquette and benevolence has profoundly influenced China and the world.

One of his famed saying goes: "Since we have come, let us stay and enjoy it." Follow the advice of the great mind, join us at 7 pm on Jan 29 to watch live broadcast of dance drama "Confucius".

"Confucius" depicts the great philosopher's tour around the ancient Chinese states. In 497 BC, Confucius left the state of Lu, starting his 14-year journey around other states to promote his philosophical ideas. It's a journey where dreams didn't get fulfilled.

"Confucius" produced by China National Opera and Dance Drama Theater, is directed by Kong Dexin, a direct descendent of Confucius.