CHINA: Chinese Opera (Documentary, 1983)


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Chinese Opera (Documentary, 1983)

Television Director: Bhattacharya, Deben

Playing Time: 00:26:41
Catalogue Number: LYRDV1003
UPC: 744457100394

Chinese Opera opens in the make-up room of the People's Theatre in Canton, where the cost is preparing for a 300-year-old Cantonese opera called Niu Yi Chuan Su, a romance, and then moves on to an acrobatic training school for future opera stars. The video concludes with a performance by the Northern Opera Group in Beijing. The viewer is given an in-depth, first-hand experience of this fascinating ancient art form.

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