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Photographs by David G. McIntyre/Black Star
A Spectacle
in pictures

Story: The Ultimate Turandot

House of Spectacle

Ping, Pang and Pong

Dreams Realized

Death of a Slave Girl

The Princess

Glory in the Details


The Maestro

The Visionary

The Visionary
Director Zhang Yimou, right, known for his Oscar-nominated movies like Raise the Red Lantern, directed the $15 million epic. Says producer Michael Ecker, left, "This is the last major opera event this millennium."
Story: The Ultimate Turandot

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