Beijing Opera Presentation at USC Pacific Asia Museum

Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm

Visiting celebrated Beijing Opera performer and scholar SUN Ping will present a closer look at Beijing Opera, one of China's national treasures, and decode this fascinating art form and its dazzling expressions, accompanied with demonstrations in costumes. This program will be in Chinese and English.

Professor Sun is the Executive Director of Center for National Drama Studies, Renmin University of China. She served as director and lead performer in numerous performances in China, Europe and the U.S., and has won many national and international awards, including the United States Presidential Award in 2012.

RSVP encouraged.

Presented in partnership with the Consulate General of P.R. China in Los Angeles, supported by USC US-China Institute, Chinese Students and Scholars Association of USC and the Chinese Arts Council of USC Pacific Asia Museum.


USC Pacific Asia Museum, 46 N. Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101