Quju keeps authentic flavor of Beijing alive (China Daily) | Lao Tribune

Quju keeps authentic flavor of Beijing alive (China Daily)

A scene from Fang Zhenzhu, a Quju opera adapted from Lao She’s novel of the same name.[Photo provided to China Daily] While Chinese writer Lao She (1899-1966) is known as an accomplished novelist and playwright, few know about his contribution to Quju, a traditional opera, which is believed to be the only local opera in Beijing.…