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NATIONAL ACADEMY OF CHINESE THEATRE ARTS, BEIJING Department of Traditional Chinese Opera

Country:

CHINA

State:

CAPITAL DISTRICT

City:

BEIJING


Street Address:

#400 Wanquansi Fengtai District, Beijing 100054, People’s Republic of China


Program:

Undergraduate program

Details:

Bachelor of Arts. Studies include performance (opera, folk instrumental music, voice), musicology, opera composition, stage design, make-up, properties, costume, physical education, dance, movement, history of Beijing opera, directing of Chinese traditional opera.


Program:

Program

Details:

Studies in all aspects of traditional Beijing opera – performance, composition, directing. The program includes movement, voice, instrumental music, stage design, make-up, properties, costume and history of Beijing opera. There are courses in directing of Chinese traditional opera.


Institution Notes:

The National Academy of Chinese Theatre Arts was founded in 1950. The translation of its local Chinese name is ‘College of Music’ and it is currently regarded as a university-equivalent institution. It is the only institution in China that offers traditional Chinese opera as a main program. It publishes a quarterly magazine 'Traditional Opera Art'. Short courses are also available.


Last Updated:

April 2019