On December 6th, the Night of Beijing Opera was held at Triffo Theatre, MacEwan University. This was the sixth time that the Confucius Institute in Edmonton worked with Edmonton Beijing Opera Association (EBOA) to bring Beijing opera to Edmonton.
The artists from Mei Lanfang Beijing Opera Troupe and EBOA presented the classical Beijing opera “Longfeng Pavilion” which tells a story about Ming Dynasty court intrigue. The spectacular performance from four lead artists Junjie Chen, Shengcun Han, Botong Ma and Peggy Yu brought aloud ovation from the audience. The audience witnessed the beauty of Beijing opera and Chinese culture.