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Hubei opera resounds through Columbus, USA

Source: hubei.gov.cn 03/09/2018 04:03:22

On March 2 the local time of Columbus, Ohio, USA, Hubei Provincial Peking Opera Theatre staged a classical opera gala at the local theatre for nearly 1,000 audiences, arousing rounds of applause and cheering.

The troupe brought classical peking operas like Princess Shuangyang, Sizhou City, which presented the beauty of oriental art via skilled acrobatic fighting movements, elegant look and gorgeous costumes. After performance, many local audience took photos with the players.

Hubei and Ohio are the first pair establishing sisiter-province/ state relationship after the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and the United States in 1979. The governor of Ohio named March 2 as “2018 Hubei Peking Opera Night”.

The troupe will made appearance in Columbus School for Girls, Wittenberg University and Ohio State University to carry out exchanges with local students.

(hubei.gov.cn by Ruan Xinqi)