Fandom of the Opera: Reforming Cantonese Opera for a wider audience

Creativity and Culture | 2018-07-05 HKET Next Prev

In recent years, some local Cantonese opera troupes have been attempting to build new audience including youngsters and tourists, by rejuvenating Cantonese opera and strengthening its elements of internationalisation. To go global, the industry needs to tackle a number of challenges, such as how to facilitate non-Cantonese speakers to understand and appreciate Cantonese opera.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.

Key points in English are listed on the right for reference.