Happy Marriage Achieved
金鳳戲銀龍

Happy marriage 2Vancouver 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: Feb 2, 2014)

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

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'; supporting […]

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 the […]

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。