Chinese Opera Category

 

中国戏曲是一种历史悠久的综合舞台艺术样式。经过汉、唐、宋直至今天才形成比 较完整的戏曲艺术,它由文学、音乐、舞蹈、美术、武术、杂技以及表演艺术综合 而成,约有三百六十多个种类。比较著名的戏曲种类有京剧、昆曲、越剧、豫剧、 粤剧、川剧、秦腔、评剧、黄梅戏等,其中京剧最为著名,被誉为“国粹”。

Chinese opera is a popular form of drama and musical theatre in China with roots going back as far as the third century CE. There are numerous regional branches of Chinese opera, of which the Beijing opera is one of the most notable.