Yueju Opera (Cantonese Opera) is inscribed on the UNESCO Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Professional Cantonese Opera performer Mr. Hoi Seng Ieong has been performing in China and Canada for over fifty years.
Special Cantonese Opera performances will be held on June 26, 2016 and July 1, 2016 during 1pm- 3:30pm at Chinese Cultural Centre Museum.
Admission by donation. Seating is limited. Please call 604-658-8880 to reserve your tickets.
Special performances without make-up
Sunday June 26th: 1:00 – 3:30pm:
Guangong Releases Diao Chan in Moonlight by May C. Lee, Christina Chan
The Sorrow of River Luo by Yvonne Cheung
Same Fated, We Are by Hoi Seng Ieong, Lin Siu Chong
The Poets Duo of the Colourful River by May C. Lee, Agnes Cheng
Di Qing Rushes through Three Checkpoints by Raymond Cheung, Wendy Teng
Self-flagellation Based on One’s Iron Will by Pat Chiu Hong
To Love and to Betray by Ivy So, Helen Chu
Special Cantonese Opera Performances with make-up
Friday July 1st, 2016 1:00 – 3:30pm (Canada Day):
An Embroidered Sachet by Hoi Seng Ieong, Yvonne Cheung
Cantonese Music Ensemble by Hoi Seng Ieong, Hon Sio Pou