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3Novices:Chinese opera practitioners seek new converts with festival offerings in Hong Kong

Chinese opera can be off-putting to those who don’t understand the intricacies of this ancient art form – with the complex lyrics compounded by the shrill sound of music and symbolic movements

Similar to Western opera, it requires tools to help audiences understand and appreciate its beauty beyond the flamboyant garments, extravagant production designs and acrobatic body movements.

“Chinese opera is very abstract,” says renowned Cantonese opera artist Yuen Siu-…
July 13, 2017 at 06:45AM http://ift.tt/2t5GLN6
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