In celebrating the Chinese New Year 2019, the Year of the Boar, Asian American Center of Frederick (AACF) is hosting a Chinese Opera, or Beijing Opera performed by professional artists from DC Beauty of Beijing Opera, Ltd. at the JBK Theater at Frederick Community College.
Beijing Opera is a form of traditional Chinese theatre which combines music, vocal performance, mime, dance and acrobatics. It arose in the late 18th century and became fully developed and recognized by the mid-19th century. The art form is now regarded as one of the cultural treasures of China. There will be six short episodes of various famous stories with narration to explain various elements of this art form of performance.
Tickets: Adult tickets cost $25.00 each, and Senior/Student discount tickets $15.00 each. All ticket holders receive access to performance, reception, auction and raffle. All ticket sales are final.