— by Ye Qing: You may have been used to stories about the moon, rabbits, and beautiful fairies, but the Mid-Autumn Festival is more than just old stories and moon cakes. There are also many good Chinese operas especially created for the Mid-Autumn Festival.

CGTN spoke to notable Peking Opera masters Yu Kuizhi and Li Shengsu ahead of the holiday. During the interval between their performances of the Mid-Autumn Festival-themed Peking Opera “The Palace of Eternal Life,” the two artists discussed their performance and its relationship to the Mid-Autumn Festival…

Image courtesy of CGTN