Listen to Cantonese Opera
Guangzhou traditional repertoire – Cantonese Opera, known as “southern red beans”, performing flexible and delicate, smooth and varied vocals, melodic and harmonious, deeply loved the local people of Guangzhou.
Where to enjoy Cantonese Opera
1 Guangzhou Opera House
Guangzhou Opera House is a new landmark building in the central axis of Guangzhou, rated as one of the country’s top three theatres with National Centre for the Performing Arts and Shanghai Grand Theatre, prides itself on the highest-profile art palace across South China. It is designed by the architect Zaha Hadid, and there are many world top performers performing here.
Address: No.1 Zhujiang West Road, Zhujiang New Town, Tianhe District, Guanghzou
Tel: 020 -38392766
2 The Huanghuagang Theater
There are often some musical groups performing here, and also occasionally played Cantonese opera and drama performances and other exciting repertoire.
Address: No. 96 Xian Lie Zhong Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou. (near The Huanghuagang Park)
3 Lijiang Pearl Opera
It is Guangzhou’s first super-luxurious large studio, and its interior architectural decoration is also very luxurious.
Address: No. 111, Yingbin Road, Panyu District, Guangzhou.
4 Guangzhou Southern Theater
It is one of Guangzhou’s historic theaters. You can enjoy traditional Chinese opera, acrobatics and other performances, as well as the new drama, song and dance performances.
Address: No.80 Jiaoyu Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou
Pearl River Night Cruise
The Pearl River has a total length of 2129km, watershed across Yunnan, Guizhou, Guangxi, Guangdong, Hunan, Jiangxi six provinces, including the East River, West River and North River and other tributaries, and converge at Guangzhousection, the surrounding scenery is very beautiful. There are many historic buildings along the Pearl River. Taking a Pearl River Night Cruise tour can make you faster and fully understanding of Guangzhou Culture and history. Pearl River Night Cruise is one of the major highlights of Guangzhou tours, and the scenic Pearl River is comparable to Hong Kong Victoria Harbor.
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