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The Screeching of Chinese Opera

You don’t need to understand Cantonese or be familiar with the stories of Chinese history and mythology from which the dramas of Chinese opera are written to enjoy it. 144 more words


A good luck New Year banner from Penang

Penang! O.M.G. Penang! Its now two weeks since we left but I am still feeling a rosy warm glow whenever I think about it. Part self indulgent nostalgia, part absolute delight. 910 more words

2015 Chinese New Year - Part 1

Soon we will be saying good bye to the Year of the Horse and welcome the Year of Goat or some might call it Sheep or even Ram.  499 more words

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Shen Yun: Chinese Opera or Agit-prop Theatre - P2

The countdown is on. There is less than a week before I see Shen Yun. I have been looking forward to this for a very long time. 1,065 more words


Kreta Ayer Street

Running straight through Keong Siak Road is Kreta Ayer Road, a one-way road located in Chinatown linking Neil Road to New Bridge Road and Eu Tong Sen Street. 299 more words


Nanjing: The Nanjing Museum and exploring more of the old town (Part 3)

It was our last full day in Nanjing and we decided to explore the Nanjing Museum in the morning. We took the metro to Mingugong station which was only a few short stops from our hotel. 528 more words


Shen Yen: Chinese Opera or Agitprop Theatre?-1

Shen Yun is back in Sydney! I’m so excited, I’ve actually got tickets this time around. I’ve been wanting to go for a few years now but I have somehow missed out. 532 more words