The face changing skills known as “变脸 biàn liàn” is another unique skill and important aspect of the Chinese opera. As the faces display the emotional changes of the characters, the face changing techniques appear like magic to the wonderment of the audience. The performers just wave their arms or twist their heads, and their painted masks change again and again and again.
Fire breathing or fire spitting moves is another stunning aspect of the Chinese opera that you can’t afford to miss.
Shufengyayun Sichuan Opera House, Shufengyayun, located in Chengdu Culture Park on Qintai Road, is an ideal place to experience the local arts and the show time is 20:00 – 21:30.
You may make out some time to visit. You will certainly enjoy it.
Sichuan is a province in China.
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Originally uploaded in February 11, 2020