272 Beijing Opera Performers - Chi Fushou - Number 29
Beijing Opera - "The Capture of Jinling"
Chi Fushou with a red pointed three-tile face has a role in the list-opera "The Capture of Jinling." Chi was the son-in-law of the Yuan emperor. He defended Jinling against attacks by armies of the Ming. When overpowered by superior forces, he committed suicide. See Mask 181 for the story.Back to Beijing Performer's List - Page 1