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by Elizabeth Wichmann

  • ISBN: 0824812212
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  • Author: Elizabeth Wichmann
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Univ of Hawaii Pr (September 1, 1991)
  • Pages: 342 pages
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1 - Beijing opera singers apply stylized makeup, dress in elaborate costumes, and go onstage to "sing theatre," they actually do much more than sing and speak. Beijing opera singers are in fact consummate performers who act, sing, speak, dance, and often perform acrobatics as well.

1 - Beijing opera singers apply stylized makeup, dress in elaborate costumes, and go onstage to "sing theatre," they actually do much more than sing and speak. Встречается в книгах (4) с 1991 по 2004.

Listening to Theatre book. Behind its elaborate costumes and make-up, its pantomime and acrobatics, Beijing opera is above all a world created in sound - so much so that attending a performance in China is referred to as listening to theatre, and performing itself is termed singing theatre, rather than acting.

The emphasis throughout is on the supremacy of the performer as both composer and interpreter of the sounds heard in traditional Beijing opera.

Listening to Theatre: The Aural Dimension of Beijing Opera. By Elizabeth Wichmann. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1991. xviii, 342 pp. Sau Y. Chan (a1). Chinese University of Hong Kong. Published online by Cambridge University Press: 23 March 2011.

Wichmann, Elizabeth. Listening to Theatre: The Aural Dimension of Beijing Opera. University of Hawaii Press. p. 12. ^ Ward, Barbara E. (1979) . 0. Unknown Author (2000). It's China Network - TYFO. Archived from the original on June 7, 2007.

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Beijing opera is an especially demanding form, both .

Beijing opera is an especially demanding form, both to perform and to witness. It takes a very long time to study, at least 8 to 10 years just to get in the door as a performer. Books: Drama Kings: Players and Publics in the Re-creation of Peking Opera, 1870-1937" by Goldstein, Joshua Berkeley: University of California Press, 2007); Listening to Theater: The Aural Dimension of Beijing Opera by Wichmann, Elizabeth (Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1991). Related article by Stefan Kuzay: A Concise History of Theater in Imperial China.

Performers also adhere to a variety of stylistic conventions that help audiences navigate the plot of the production. cite book title Listening to Theatre: The Aural Dimension of Beijing Opera last Wichmann first Elizabeth year 1991 pages 360 publisher University of Hawaii Press] The layers of meaning within each movement must be expressed in time with music.

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