The best stage shows in Beijing this February

The best theatre, dance and classical music in Beijing this February

Whether you want to relax, broaden your cultural soul or simply escape the cold for a few hours, we have you covered with our pick of the best stage shows taking place in Beijing this month. From blockbuster musicals to world-famous plays, we bring you all the classical music, opera, theatre and musical extravaganzas that the city offers this February.

Events disappear from this page as they pass, so if you're looking at a sparse page you missed the boat [sad face]. But come back next month for another glut of events to keep you entertained.

Ning Feng & the São Paulo Symphony Orchestra

Critics' pick

This February, Osesp comes to Beijing with Marin Alsop, the chief conductor of the Orchestra since 2012, and Ning Feng, a violinist from Chengdu who has become an international star, especially after being the first student at the Royal Academy of Music in London to receive full marks for his final recital.

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NCPA , 2 Xi Chang'an Jie 16 Feb Buy tickets

Mozart, L'Opera Rock

Critics' pick

Original songs and Mozart classics combine in this dazzling show that follows a dramatisation of Mozart's life, exploring the music and the man that became immortal. Original songs include 'Le bien qui fait mal' ('The good thing that hurts') and 'Tatoue-moi' ('Tattoo me'), using the composer's melodies with a passionate rock twist.

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Tianqiao Performing Arts Centre (天桥艺术中心) , Tianqiao Nandajie 22 Feb , 23-24 Feb Buy tickets

Murray Perahia

Critics' pick

In the more than 40 years he has been performing on the concert stage, American pianist Murray Perahia has become one of the most sought-after and cherished pianists of our time, performing in all of the major international music halls and with every leading orchestra.

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NCPA , 2 Xi Chang'an Jie 27 Feb Buy tickets

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