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Chinese Opera

Images and Stories

Chinese Opera( )
Author: Lovrick, Peter
Siu, Wang-ngai
Publication Date:Feb 1997
Publisher:University of Washington Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $50.00
Book Description:

In Chinese Opera brilliant photographs by Sui Wang-Ngai introduce the reader to a unique theatrical form. Dramatic, full-color stage photographs of individual actors and dynamic action shots, taken in natural light at live performances in Hong Kong, capture gestures and facial expression to convey the theatrical moment while simultaneously pointing to the differences in costuming and presentation that distinguish each regional style and character.

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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Music / Genres & Styles / Opera
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):10.37 x 10.23 x 1.05 Inches
Book Weight:3.2 Pounds

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