Shanghai Yue Opera Group

The Shanghai Yue Opera Group was founded in 1955 with Yuan Xuefen as the founding director. Over the years, the group has created and adapted more than 400 classical, historical and contemporary works including The Butterfly LoversRomance of the West ChamberThe Dream of the Red Chamber and Xiang Lin’s Wife. Award-winning productions also include a new adaptation of The Dream of the Red ChamberThe Empresses in the PalaceStage SistersThe FamilyMei Long TownThe Separated SpringJade LoveZhao's OrphanBeauty Yu and Deep into Autumn. The group has toured Japan, France, Thailand, Singapore, the USA, Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Canada, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan, performing to high acclaim.