LIVERPOOL Dante Fowler Jr Rush Jersey , Britain, Nov. 14 (Xinhua) -- Peking Opera masterpiece Warrior Women of Yang, performed by artists from China National Peking Opera Company won applauses and hails Friday evening after they concluded their performance in Echo Arena Liverpool.
It was the first show of China National Peking Opera Company in Britain since its last visit 10 years before.
As one of the important events of the Year of China-UK Cultural Exchange and a highly supported project of Minister of Culture of China, the company brings two classic operas to Britain, Warrior Women of Yang and Farewell My Concubine.
China National Peking Opera Company will continue to perform in Echo Arena Liverpool until Nov. 15, and then travel to Sadler's Wells Theater in London from Nov. 19 to 22.
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Gary Millar, vice mayor of Liverpool, watched the opera and told Xinhua reporter that he watched the rehearsal during his business trip to Beijing last week.
"They didn't dress up, and it was just the voices I followed what was going on. I had to leave when I saw the first episode Dede Westbrook Rush Jersey , so I was desperate to see the end in Liverpool. It's marvelous and wonderful," he said.
The beginning of the performance that family members of Yang hid the death of General Yang Zongbao from the great grandmother She Taijun, as well as Yang's wife's performance impressed him. The female performer who played the Yang's son was very energetic and agile, he added.
Rachel Rogers, a project development manager of a local dance organization, brought her 6-year-old son to watch the opera on Friday evening. She studied cultural performances all over the world years ago Dawuane Smoot Rush Jersey , and she knew Peking Opera and Mei Lanfang, but it is the first time she watched Peking Opera with her son.
"My favorite part was the fighting. The 100-year-old granny is the most important