Ms. Kuo Hsiao-chuang To Star in New Opera
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Miss Kuo Hsiao-chang, the leading spirit in the Ya Yin Hsiao Chi troupe, will introduce a new Chinese opera on May 7-9.
“Liang Shao-po and Chu Ying-tai,” the Chinese version of “Romeo and Juliet,” is written by Prof. Meng Yao. The lyrics are highly literary in poetic form. The stage presentation will be a mixture of traditional Chinese opera and the Western theatrical art.
Miss Kuo will play the role of Chu Ying-tai, while Tsao Fu-yung will portray Liang Shao-po.
On May 10, Miss Kuo will present for the fifth time the opera “Yang Pa-mei” by the late Prof. Yu Ta-kang.
Tickets priced at NT$50, NT$100, NT$150, NT$200 and NT$250 are now on sale at Kung Hsueh She, Caves Bookstore, and other major music outlets in Taipei.