The Zouping Lyu Opera Troupe in East China's Shandong province started their winter campaign to bring opera performances to the province's rural areas on Nov 14.
Several photographers and Peking Opera actors recently gathered at the Zhaowangzhuang town of Laiyang city, Yantai, Shandong province to capture the amazing scenes to complete the photographic campaign Ode to Pear Blossoms.
Sanzhai opera troupe performs Peking opera for free for residents at Housan Village and neighboring villages.
The Shandong Liuzi Opera Troupe was invited to stage some classic Liuzi opera plays at a traditional opera performance held in Anyang, Henan province from Nov 17 to 25.
Students at Guangraolu Primary School in Qingdao city of Shandong province have fallen in love with a Peking Opera learning activity held once a week.
The Shanxi drama Liberation was staged at the Lishan Theater in Jinan, Shandong province on Oct 19 and 20.
Unlike cherry blossoms and peonies, which bloom in spring, plum blossoms first appear in winter, braving the cold before the snow and frost melt away. As such, in Chinese culture they have come to symbolize robustness and strength.