6th Tibetan Opera Festival Opens in SW China

August 26, 2017
Editor: Joyce Dong
6th Tibetan Opera Festival Opens in SW China

Actors perform during the 6th Tibetan Opera Festival held in Lhasa, capital of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region. The event lasts till August 27. [tibet.cn]

6th Tibetan Opera Festival Opens in SW China

Actors perform a Tibetan opera during the event. Tibetan Opera has a long history of over 600 years and was added to the list of the national intangible cultural heritages in 2006. [tibet.cn]

6th Tibetan Opera Festival Opens in SW China

Actresses sing a song during a Tibetan opera performance. The event was held at two local parks. [tibet.cn]

6th Tibetan Opera Festival Opens in SW China

An actress dances during the event. In 2010, Tibetan Opera was included on the UNESCO world intangible cultural heritage list. [tibet.cn]

6th Tibetan Opera Festival Opens in SW China

Local Tibetans watch a performance. [tibet.cn]

6th Tibetan Opera Festival Opens in SW China

Two children watch a show. [tibet.cn]

6th Tibetan Opera Festival Opens in SW China

Two folk artists perform during the event. [tibet.cn]

6th Tibetan Opera Festival Opens in SW China

An actor dances during the event. [tibet.cn]

6th Tibetan Opera Festival Opens in SW China

An actor performs a Tibetan opera about a herdsman and a wild yak. [tibet.cn]

 

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