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Cantonese Opera Behind the Scenes

October 19, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Your backstage pass to Chinese opera!

The costumes, the make-up, the hair… the preparation for a Chinese opera is intense. This is a unique chance to see them firsthand. Afterward, catch a short performance.

Hand gestures and basic performance techniques will be demonstrated and their meanings revealed. A presentation is also planned, highlighting the history of Chinese opera and roles of opera characters.


October 19, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm


Museum Of Surrey
17710 56a Avenue
Surrey, British Columbia Canada
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