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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.
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.
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.