by Chen Nan

A Beijing theater company is proving that attracting the young to an old form – those more prone to watch reality TV or read comics – is not a lost cause.

Traditionalists often lament that ancient Chinese art forms are under threat in the face of contemporary entertainment, but there has been a surge in popularity of the ancient art among young Chinese audiences in small theaters…

Reblogged from ChinaDaily.com.cn

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