The Confucius Institute U.S. Center and DC Beauty of Beijing Opera Ltd (DCBBO) are pleased to offer you an intimate moment with Beijing Opera on October 8, 2016 (Saturday). In the 1.5 hours workshop, you will learn the fundamentals of Beijing Opera, its story, performing convention, song, movements, costumes and makeup. At the end of the workshop, you will have a chance to put on the costumes and try some props and have more knowledge of how to appreciate Beijing Opera. The event opens a window to the national treasure of China and UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Registration required. Sign up tdoay, and brighten your weekend with this fresh, new art form!