Articles about 1920s

Transnationalism and everyday practice: Cantonese opera theatres of North America in the 1920s
British Journal of Ethnomusicology (2016) Vol. 25, No. 1, pp. 107-130

In the United States, Chinese theatres were prosperous in the 1920s, creating a vibrant Cantonese opera culture in several major cities. They staged performances daily, featuring stellar singers and elaborate productions. As cultural migration, operas played significant roles in Chinese ...