272 Beijing Opera Performers - Ba Lan - Number 47
Beijing Opera - "Princess Hundred Blossom"
Ba Lan with an old red three-tile face stars in Princess Hundred Blossom, a new history Play. Hundred Blossoms was a Kucha princess of the Tang Dynasty. In the list-opera she is deceived by an enemy spy and, against the advice of veteran Ba Lan, leads an isolated force into battle. She is trapped and nearly captured by the enemy, but Ba Lan rescues her and kills the spy.Back to Beijing Performer's List - Page 1