Beijing People's art theater head Ren Ming passes away
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Ren Ming, director and president of Beijing People’s art theater, passed away due to illness on Sunday evening at the age of 62 in Beijing.

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Born in China’s capital Beijing in February, 1960, Ren directed a number of well-known dramas, including "Beijing Grandpa" and "North Street and South Yard."

He was twice awarded the Wenhua Prize for the best director, the highest drama award in China.