In Search of Chinese Opera Singapore

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In Search of Chinese Opera

1:45 pm - Meet at Chinatown MRT Station Exit A, Pagoda Street.

2:00 pm to 3:30 pm - Walking tour showcasing Chinese opera traditions in Singapore. The Guide from Society of Tourist Guides Singapore will like to share the belows with you:

  • During the golden years of the opera from the late 19th Century to the 1930s, we hear of entrepreneur such as Eu Tong Sen who owned a string of opera houses.
  • How did the Chinese film makers help to popularise Chinese opera to the local audiences?
  • What are the similarities and differences between Cantonese, Teochew and Hokkien opera performances?
  • We go in search of sights and sounds of the opera venues and audiences in the Chinatown area. The guide will tell you insightful stories about performers and their struggles for survival.

Highlights of the tour include:

  1. Majestic Theatre
  2. Great Southern Hotel
  3. Lai Chun Yuen Theatre and Tea House
  4. Chinese Opera groups in Chinatown conservation shophouses
  5. Kreta Ayer Heritage Gallery
  6. Tour ends at Chinatown Opera Festival site.

Fees: $12 each (Will received sovenier from Chinatown Business Association and the Gift vouchers from the tradition outlets in Chinatown Area)

 

新加坡梨园历史寻踪

下午1:45-在宝塔街牛车水地铁站A出口集合

下午2:00至下午3:30 - 徒步导览;展示新加坡的地方戏曲传统。导游协会的导览员将与大家分享:

  • 在19世纪后期至1930年代,地方戏曲的黄金时期,成功企业家余东旋(Eu Tong Sen)拥有多间梨园的奇聞軼事。
  • 中国电影制作人如何在当地帮助普及地方戏曲?
  • 粤剧、潮剧和闽剧(歌仔戏、芗剧)的表演形式有何异同?
  • 我们会带领访客在牛车水地区寻找这些地方戏剧的踪迹,并与您分享有关表演者为生存、延续而奋斗、改进的故事。

这次导览的亮点包括:

  1. 天演大舞台的故事
  2. 南天大酒店的辉煌过去
  3. 梨春园茶楼到今日精品酒店的历史演变
  4. 牛车水文化保留区的地方戏曲团体
  5. 参观牛车水地方戏曲文物馆
  6. 在牛车水广场,地方戏曲表演舞台前结束导览

 

报名费:每人12元(将获得牛车水商业联合会的纪念品及牛车水区传统商店的购物礼券)

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In Search of Chinese Opera

1:45 pm - Meet at Chinatown…

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Description

In Search of Chinese Opera

1:45 pm - Meet at Chinatown MRT Station Exit A, Pagoda Street.

2:00 pm to 3:30 pm - Walking tour showcasing Chinese opera traditions in Singapore. The Guide from Society of Tourist Guides Singapore will like to share the belows with you:

  • During the golden years of the opera from the late 19th Century to the 1930s, we hear of entrepreneur such as Eu Tong Sen who owned a string of opera houses.
  • How did the Chinese film makers help to popularise Chinese opera to the local audiences?
  • What are the similarities and differences between Cantonese, Teochew and Hokkien opera performances?
  • We go in search of sights and sounds of the opera venues and audiences in the Chinatown area. The guide will tell you insightful stories about performers and their struggles for survival.

Highlights of the tour include:

  1. Majestic Theatre
  2. Great Southern Hotel
  3. Lai Chun Yuen Theatre and Tea House
  4. Chinese Opera groups in Chinatown conservation shophouses
  5. Kreta Ayer Heritage Gallery
  6. Tour ends at Chinatown Opera Festival site.

Fees: $12 each (Will received sovenier from Chinatown Business Association and the Gift vouchers from the tradition outlets in Chinatown Area)

 

新加坡梨园历史寻踪

下午1:45-在宝塔街牛车水地铁站A出口集合

下午2:00至下午3:30 - 徒步导览;展示新加坡的地方戏曲传统。导游协会的导览员将与大家分享:

  • 在19世纪后期至1930年代,地方戏曲的黄金时期,成功企业家余东旋(Eu Tong Sen)拥有多间梨园的奇聞軼事。
  • 中国电影制作人如何在当地帮助普及地方戏曲?
  • 粤剧、潮剧和闽剧(歌仔戏、芗剧)的表演形式有何异同?
  • 我们会带领访客在牛车水地区寻找这些地方戏剧的踪迹,并与您分享有关表演者为生存、延续而奋斗、改进的故事。

这次导览的亮点包括:

  1. 天演大舞台的故事
  2. 南天大酒店的辉煌过去
  3. 梨春园茶楼到今日精品酒店的历史演变
  4. 牛车水文化保留区的地方戏曲团体
  5. 参观牛车水地方戏曲文物馆
  6. 在牛车水广场,地方戏曲表演舞台前结束导览

 

报名费:每人12元(将获得牛车水商业联合会的纪念品及牛车水区传统商店的购物礼券)

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Days : 0 | Nights : 0

Available Period : 20-11-2019 to 24-11-2019

Duration : 1 Hour| 30Minute

Participant Type : Public

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