SHANGHAI, July 12 (Xinhua) -- French musical "Piaf! Le Spectacle" kicked off its China tour with a show in Shanghai.
The musical was staged in the Majestic Theatre in Shanghai on Wednesday and will last until July 21.
The show follows the story of Edith Piaf, a French star singer, weaving her iconic songs into the fabric of her life and career, from singing on the streets, to small bars, to Carnegie Hall in New York.
The musical is directed by Gil Marsalla, starring Anne Carrere and Nathalie Lermitte. Debuted in 2015, it has hit stages for more than 300 times in countries and regions such as France, Britain and the United States.
This time it will give a total of 47 performances and also be staged in Beijing and Guangzhou after its run in Shanghai.