Peking Opera Performance
Sample enchanting acts from famous classical and modern Peking operas, performed by Heilongjiang Peking Opera Theatre.
- When Sat 6 May 2017, 3:00–4:00pm
Soundings Theatre, Level 2
- Cost Free event, booking required
Experience Chinese culture through traditional Peking opera – a captivating mix of music, song, dance, mime, and acrobatics. Touring company Heilongjiang Peking Opera Theatre, from northeast China, presents a series of much-loved acts.
- Opening Performance
A selection of brief performances with exciting dance movements and exquisite costumes introduce you to Peking Opera.
An arrested army general stays at a shop en route to his place of exile. In the night, a misunderstanding leads to a scuffle.
- The Lady of Heaven Scatters Flowers
The Lady of Heaven performs a graceful dance as she scatters flowers, following the path of Buddha and his disciples.
- Presenting a Pearl on the Red Bridge
A fairy and an official with literary talents fall in love – but the god Erlang is determined to separate them.
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