May 20, 2010

Preserving Peking Opera

Posted in Art & Culture, Lifestyle tagged , , , , , , at 9:16 pm by potofcallaloo

For centuries the Peking Opera has been a national treasure of China-  A prestigious artform combining recitals, dance, singing and acrobatics. Today, this colourful artform faces declining popularity among young Chinese people everywhere, but has found a new home in the most unlikely of places – London.

Produced by Alisha Nurse and Zhang Tongfei