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  • National Arts Council Fonds


  • Passion 99.5 Series


  • 05/04/1998

    Record Date

  • 02/11/1998

    Broadcast/Release Date

  • 01:00:14

    Recorded Duration

  • Cantonese

    Recording Language

  • 2007003622

    Accession No.

  • Sound


  • 10 inch Open Reel Audiotape


  • Access permitted

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  • Synopsis :

    This recording is of a programme on traditional Asian arts called Wayang Wayang, and this episode features the Cantonese Opera. The guest, Ms Joanna Wong is an artistic director of Chinese Theatre Circle. Her explanations include: overview of Cantonese Opera and its development, how her career in the scene began, types of Chinese opera, origin of Cantonese opera and its early stages, components of the opera, introduction of Western musical instruments in the opera, costumes, as well as influential figures in the scene.

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