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Dan
Dan

There is full range of female or dan roles in Peking Opera, including qingyi (faithful wives, widows or lovers in distress, etc.), huadan (vivacious girls), wudan (young female warriors), laodan (old ladies) and caidan (cute and sometimes comic young women). It is common for men to play female roles in Peking Opera performances. A wellbred young lady. (Photo by Zhao Dechun)

 

 

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