Canadian 'Dracula' to draw blood in China
By Chen Jie for China Daily
Vampire Count Dracula (Johnny Weiqiang Chang) prepares to stangle Lucy Westenra (Tara Birtwhistle) in the ballet.
First published in 1897, the novel "Dracula," by Irish author Bram Stoker, has never been out of print. It has been reissued in over 300 editions, including dozens in foreign languages.
Count Dracula has been a dominant figure in 20th-century Western culture, finding his way into movies, onto cereal boxes, and from Sesame Street to Canada's Royal Winnipeg Ballet. click for more