Confucius Institute

World of Chinese Opera

October 5, 2019
8:00 PM
Westbrook Performing Arts Center, 471 Stroudwater St. Westbrook
Free (General Admission)
Beijing Opera Performer

The USM School of Music and Confucius Institute welcome a troupe of professional actors and musicians to give a performance of Chinese opera. The program will feature Beijing opera excerpts, including movement and music, traditional Chinese instruments, and lively Chinese folk songs. All performers are trained by China's foremost institution on Chinese opera art, The National Academy of Chinese Theatre Arts, the partner institution of the Confucius Institute of Chinese Opera at Binghamton University, State University of New York.

Sponsored by the Confucius Institute at USM

 

Workshops

Sunday, October 6, the performers will give a series of workshops of Beijing Opera, the Chinese Bamboo Flute, and the Chinese Zither. These workshops are also free and open to the public. For more information https://usm.maine.edu/confucius/opera-workshops

Contact Information

Brianne Hodgkins
(207)780-5677