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The Peony Pavilion 牡丹亭驚夢

7pm Sat., Aug.9.2014
Michael J. Fox Theatre

2014年8月9日(星期六)
晚上七時正, 米高霍士劇院

With English & Chinese Subtitles

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2014年2月7日(星期五)
化裝示範:上午11時至下午1時半
講座:下午1時半至3 時

How to Appreciate Chinese Opera
FREE workshop

Feb.7.2014 (Friday)
Makeup demonstration: 11 am - 1:30 pm
Workshop: 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Kerrisdale Senior Centre
Kerrisdale Community Centre
5851 West Boulevard, Vancouver, B.C.

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7pm Fri., Apri.25.2014
Michael J. Fox Theatre

2014年4月25日(星期五)
晚上七時正, 米高霍士劇院

HAPPY MARRIAGE ACHIEVED

With English & Chinese Subtitles

金鳳戲銀龍

The Peony Pavilion
牡丹亭驚夢

The Vancouver Cantonese Opera presents “The Peony Pavilion” on August 9th, 2014 (Saturday), at the Michael J. Fox Theatre, at 7:00 p.m.

2014牡丹亭驚夢 seating plan only last updated

The Peony Pavilion, written by Tang Xianzu in […]

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Happy Marriage Achieved
金鳳戲銀龍

The Vancouver Cantonese Opera presents “Happy Marriage Achieved” on April 25th, 2014 (Friday), at the Michael J. Fox Theatre, at 7:00 p.m.

Seating plan (last updated: April 14, 2014)

Qiao Dan-feng, a brilliant girl with civil […]

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Roles

There are six set roles:

mun mo sung (文武生) martial man of letters; the clean-shaven scholar-warrior
siu sung (小生) ‘young gentleman’; young scholar
fa dan (花旦) ‘flower’ of the ball; young belle
yee fa (二花) transliteration: ‘second flower’; […]

Makeup

Applying makeup for Cantonese opera is a long and specialized process.

One of the most common styles is the “white and red face”: an application of white foundation, with red around the eyes and on […]

紫釵記

12 more days to go….Vancouver Cantonese Opera is presenting “Legend of the Purple Hairpin” on August 24th, 2013 (Saturday) at the Michael J. Fox Theatre. 紫釵記將於2013年8月24日 公演,若你己經買了票,不要忘記來看戲。若還未購票,請從速購票。任白名劇不容錯過。

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