EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBERS

Opera Troupe of PLA General Political Department

Opera Troupe of PLA General Political Department

EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBERS

Established in 1956, the Opera Troupe of the General Political Department is the only professional opera-performing group of the People';;s Liberation Army (PLA). The Current head of the troupe, Mr. Huang Dingshan is a well-known opera director and professor. The troupe has established its own writing and directing sector, performing artist team, Military Symphony Orchestra, Stage Art sector, PLA Opera House and TV Drama Sector.

Since its establishment, the troupe has inherited and carried forward the fine Chinese Cultural traditions. It has created and performed a great deal of works including The White Hair Girl, Red Sun of the Ke Mountain, Daughter of the Party, Sun Snow, ect. Due to its outstanding achievements, the troupe has received a number of awards, including: “Outstanding Work Awards for National Spiritual Civilization Building”; “Wenhua Award of China Art Festival” “Best Opera in China Opera Festival” “Plum Blossom Award for China Opera” and “National Award in PLA Art Works”. The troupe has cultivated a number of famousopera talents which assembles a team of elites in performing arts. These artists have visited and performed in many courtiers in Europe and more than 30 other nations and regions, winning honors for the troupe and the PLA.