Few art forms are as colorful and intricate as Chinese Opera. See photos of modern performers in Beijing, Cantonese, and Sichuan Opera.
By Kallie Szczepanski, About.com Guide
|Beijing Opera, Female Soldier Character||An Older Man Character, Lao Sheng, in Beijing Opera||Close-up of a Beijing Opera Performer||Beijing Opera Performer in Open-face Makeup|
|Plumed Beijing Opera Performer||Two Performers in Open Face Make-up||Student Performance of Beijing Opera||Acrobatic Performance, Chinese Opera|
|Sichuan Opera Fire-breather||Sichuan Opera Shield-bearer||Beijing Opera: A Young Man and his Servant||Middle School Girls After Their Opera Performance|