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New Cantonese opera staged in Zhuhai
By Li Yang
China.org.cn,  
2017/07/18

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Daughter of Dan Family, a Cantonese opera directed by Mei Xiao and starring Qiong Xia, debuted in Zhuhai Hall on July 12.

The play originates from Zhuhai folklore, and tells the story of a brave woman in the Emperor Guangxu's Reign in the Qing Dynasty (1871 - 1908) struggling for love, who ultimately sacrificed her life for the well-being of the public.

The play is150 minutes long and demonstrates the history, customs and culture of Zhuhai.