On November 17th, a Yue Ju Opera Performance will be held at Flushing Town Hall, Flushing, New York.
Yue Opera, or also known as Shaoxing Opera, is the second most popular opera form out of over 360 opera genres in China. Originating in Shengzhou, Zhejiang Province in 1906, Yue opera features actresses in male roles, as well as femininity in terms of singing, performing, and staging.
For this debut performance in New York, the first-class national performing artists from Shanghai are invited to guest star for The Butterfly Lovers, a Chinese legend of a tragic love story of a pair of lovers, Liang Shanbo (梁山伯) and Zhu Yingtai (祝英台)
Performing Date：11/17/2018 1:00 pm
Venue: 137-35 Northern Blvd. Flushing, New York (Flushing Town Hall)
This performance is co-sponsored by Chinese American Arts Council