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Guansuo Opera of Xiaotun Village

Boasting a history of over 2 centuries, this opera is performed only in the Spring Festival days in Chengjiang County of Yuxi Prefecture.

小屯村的关索戏 Guansuo Opera of Xiaotun Village

The masked actors and actresses wear no costumes and perform with ancient weapons. It is entitled “the Living Fossil of Operas”.

Images of Chinese Traditional Guansuo Opera

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