CCC Peking Opera Academy Mid-term Show
Peking Opera as a unique form of art was established over 230 years ago by Emperor Qianlong and has been cherished in mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong ever since. The performances fell into two main categories – “wen”, or civil theater, which focused on love, marriage and other civilian concerns, and “wu", or military theater, which revolved around the theme of war and was known for featuring thrilling acrobatic feats.
CCC Peking Opera Academy was established in March 2023. Since then our group has performed in CCC 50th Anniversary Gala, which was reported upon by TV channels and The Times Union. Teacher Linghui Tu is a Chinese National Tier-One Performer and Director. Currently the Peking Opera program has four classes focus on Vocal, Posture& Movement, Peking Opera Characters, and Children’s foundation, have students between age of 5 to 60 years old.
Sponsored by Art Center of the Capital Region, CCC mid-term show will feature 16 programs including Chinese folks songs, elegant water sleeves, fan dances; and famous historical Peking Opera singing pieces such as 《The three kingdom-Empty Fort Strategy》 and《Romance of the West Chamber》.
Linghui Tu will be in full costume to present 《Drunken Concubine》, at the same time, internationally world renowned classical opera singer Keqing Liu will perform 《O sole mio》. The east meet west, Chinese Opera meet classical Opera, definitely a chance you don’t want to miss.
Time: Saturday Dec 2nd 3-4pm (no intermission)
Location: UAlbany Performing Art Center Recital Hall
Tickets: Adults $10/person, children 15 and younger $8/person
This project is made possible with funds from the Statewide Community Arts Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of The Governor and the New York State Legislature and administered by The Arts Center of the Capital Region.
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华社京剧学校今年3月份创办，由中国国家一级演员，戏剧文华奖得主，宾汉顿大学戏剧学院教授涂灵慧老师担责教师。分有四个班：成人声乐，成人身段，老生/花脸和少儿基本功。本学期有Art Center of Capital Region 赞助，将在UAlbany 举行中期表演。
表演节目包括声乐民歌：《小和淌水》《那就是我》《一条大河》； 京剧水袖，团扇，折扇舞；京剧著名唱段 《三家店》《定军山》《空城计》《卖水》《叫张生隐藏在棋盘之下》《穆桂英挂帅》。
地点：UAlbany Performing Art Center Recital Hall