Today In History - January 12, 1791, The Four Emblem Classes Into Beijing, Beijing Opera Began To Form.

Posted on 2018-01-12
Beijing Opera is the most popular and influential drama in China. It is a multi-type local theater in Beijing convergence, integration and development made about 140 years of history. Peking opera to start from the Hui drama. In the 1890 Emperor Qing Emperor Qianlong's life in 1790, the famous opera troupes from all over the country were solicited to celebrate the performance. After that, the three celebrations, four hi, spring Taiwan, and spring four emblem classes continue to stay in Beijing Xian Yi, their wonderful performance was a warm welcome.

 
In 1830 Hubei Chu dialect (Han drama) also entered Beijing, Han drama and Hui drama out of the same source, which often combined with the performance, the Chinese opera is the West tone tune aria, the Hui drama mainly yellow, these two Beijing Opera is the most popular and influential drama in China. It is a multi-type local theater in Beijing convergence, integration and development made about 140 years of history.

 


Peking opera to start from the Hui drama

 

In the 1890 Emperor Qing Emperor Qianlong's life in 1790, the famous opera troupes from all over the country were solicited to celebrate the performance. After that, the three celebrations, four hi, spring Taiwan, and spring four emblem classes continue to stay in Beijing Xian Yi, their wonderful performance was a warm welcome. In 1830 Hubei Chu dialect (Han drama) also entered Beijing, Han drama and Hui drama out of the same source, which often combined with the performance, the Chinese opera is the West tone tune singing, Hui Huang mainly yellow tone, these two kinds of accent on the same stage Learn from each other's strengths and draw lessons from the essences of the operas such as the Shaanxi Opera, Yiqian Opera and Kunqu Opera that flowed into Beijing's courts and civilizations. At the same time, according to Beijing's demands and Beijing's language features, Rhyme This Peking Opera has gradually formed its own unique style. Originally called "skin yellow" also known as "Beijing tune." Around 1840, Peking Opera became the main operetta in the country after the Kunqu opera. To the Tongzhi, Guangxu years (1862 - 1990) Peking Opera will prevail throughout the country.

 


 
Compared with other operas, the Peking opera art emphasizes the concentration, generalization and exaggeration of the opera. It forms a complete system and style of singing, doing, reading and playing. It has a distinctive color and a strong sense of rhythm.