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Aspects of Peking Opera / Fordham University.

Other author/creatorInfobase, film distributor.
Other author/creatorFordham University (Firm)
Format Video (Streaming) and Electronic
Publication Info [Place of publication not identified] : Fordham University, [1980]
Distribution Info New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2017.
Copyright Notice ©1980
Description1 online resource (1 video file (15 min., 23 sec)) : sound, color.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films On Demand collection
Subject(s)
Contents The Peking Opera: Introduction (3:46); Men's Roles (5:08); Absence of Props (2:00); Ribbon Dance (3:13); Credits: Aspects of Peking Opera (0:25);
Abstract This video examines martial arts of the traditional Peking Opera, looking specifially at how the performer creates scenes by body movements, rather than with props.Hu Hung-yen, Chinese dancer, begins with a demonstration of Peking opera make-up and then performs various dance patterns and presents a scene from The Butterfly Dream and the Scarf Dance.
General noteOriginally released by Fordham University, 1980.
General noteStreaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on April 04, 2017.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Interest grade level 9 - 12, Academic/AP
Technical detailsStreaming video file.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: Films On Demand platform.
LanguageClosed-captioned.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number133058 Infobase

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