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For Immediate Release:
February 23, 2018
Media Contact:
Griselle Marino


Peking Opera to take stage at Julius Littman Theater in North Miami Beach to celebrate the Chinese New Year

MIAMI – Peking Opera, as China’s national essence, has been listed as one of the intangible cultural heritages by the United Nations and is now a very popular Chinese national art. The Hubei Provincial Peking Opera Theatre’s performance will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018 at the Julius Littman Performing Arts Theater in North Miami Beach, in celebration of the Chinese New Year. A Distinguished Visitor certificate will be presented at the beginning of the performance, 7 p.m.

The Peking Opera performs methods and techniques covering singing, speaking, acting and acrobatic fighting, at the highest degree. On the stage of the Peking Opera, a horsewhip represents riding, a table may represent a mountain or a bed, ultimately providing the audience with vast imaginary space and abundant aesthetic pleasure.

Hubei Provincial Peking Opera Theatre has been established as a national key Peking Opera troupe with representative such as Zhu Shihui, a famous and popular Beijing Opera performing artist.

This free event is hosted by the Miami-Dade County Asian American Advisory Board under the Office of Community Advocacy, the City of North Miami Beach, the America-China Enterprise Chamber of Commerce Florida and Florida Association for Peaceful Unification of China. Ever Supreme, LLC is organizing the program which is supported by the Ministry of Culture of the People’s Republic of China and the Consulate of the People’s Republic of China in Houston.

For more information, contact Asian American Advisory Board Program Director Joshua Ho at (305) 375-1570. The Office of Community Advocacy (OoCA) is charged with the responsibility of making Miami-Dade County "One Community" that embraces our diverse enriched and unique population. Follow us on Instagram and Twitter @MDCAdvocacy.