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10 years after their last visit to the UK in 2005, the magnificent China National Peking Opera Company returns to the UK this winter, coming to The Auditorium at Echo Arena on 13 – 15 November. China National Peking Opera Company will be performing two masterpieces: Warrior Women of Yang and the full-length European premiere of Farewell My Concubine. This is a rare opportunity to catch the fine art of Peking Opera on the UK stage from one of China's most pre-eminent performing companies with two of its legendary starsYu Kuizhi and Li Shengsu. This is an exceptional opportunity to be immersed in the intriguing art of Peking Opera and take a cultural adventure into Chinese traditional artistic heritage from this world-class company. The magnificent costumes and the artful combination of da...
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Nixon in China Music by JOHN ADAMS and Libretto by ALICE GOODMAN COMPANY PREMIERE John Adams' rhythmically rich re-creation of a presidential trip to Beijing has established itself as a great American opera, a work of "clarity, simplicity, shocking elegance" that "will be around for the long haul" (The New York Times). A quarter-century after premiering at Houston Grand Opera under the leadership of David Gockley, this modern masterpiece makes its long-awaited Bay Area stage premiere. Michael Cavanagh's "brilliantly effective" staging (Vancouver Sun) will feature Brian Mulligan, whose rich baritone thrilled audiences in San Francisco Opera's Faust (2010) and Werther (2010), in the title role. Lawrence Renes, whose conducting of Adams' Doctor Atomic won praise from London critics, will le...
Peking opera, also known as Beijing opera, is a complicated Chinese stage art which combines performances, acrobatics, music, arias, gongs, drums, facial paintings and many other features. Read more: http://gbtimes.com/life/introduction-peking-opera The video is part of our “Hello China” series, a selection of 100 Chinese words that represent the essence of traditional Chinese culture, reflect its extensive and profound nature from different angles, and help people overseas better understand China and Chinese culture. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/OUbFCf Check out all our videos: https://goo.gl/4dnhLX Visit our playlists: https://goo.gl/HXcLrT Like gbtimes on Facebook: http://goo.gl/SaSQ1K Follow on Twitter: http://goo.gl/XOyqEl Follow on Google+: https://goo.gl/zZeq8s
Showing a leg or two, strolling players, visiting the capital of Formosa, certainly promised attractive entertainment. They are members of a travelling Chinese Opera company. And it was not long, before they were preparing for their first performance. You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/aa4029efcfc548b491235c961a4c19e8 Find out more about AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/HowWeWork
It is an Chinese opera showing the worship of people towards Chairman Mao and the Chinese Communist Part during the Cultural Revolution http://alturl.com/kk82y in China from 1966 through 1976. The girls are acting as the Red Guards http://alturl.com/fp9u3, who are holding the book of Quotations from Chairman Mao http://alturl.com/it5s8
Excerpt from the final dress rehearsal of John Adams' "Nixon in China" at the Met Opera on January 31, 2011. Watch the entire performance on Met Opera on Demand: http://bit.ly/UBV7il Production: Peter Sellars Conductor: John Adams The Metropolitan Opera 2010-11 Season
Ready for some traditional Chinese opera? It seems that our chairman is not only busy enlarging our business scope globally, but also expanding his music genre. At the annual gala of Wanda Group held on Jan 14, 2017 in Hefei, Anhui Province, Wanda Chairman, Wang Jianlin sang a traditional Huangmei opera (黄梅调) about the happy life of a newly wedded couple (《夫妻双双把家还》) along with a local performer. Once called the "Huangmei Tune" or the "Tea Picking Opera", the Huangmei Opera is one of the most famous traditional operas in China, and also a local drama of Anhui Province. Wanda Group founded in 1988, is engaged in three key business activities - commercial properties, culture, and finance. It is the world's largest real estate company, the largest cultural enterprise in China, and the worl...
Many of us have seen the bright masks and heard the music, but what is Peking opera? How did the performance art start? What do the costumes mean? What does it take to become a Peking opera star? Watch our video to find out! Thumbnail Template by Thumb Temps: http://thumbtemps.com/license/