A Night at the Opera: Your Quintessential Guide to Xiqu

Learn all about China’s traditional opera form, from the most monumental moments in the history of Chinese theater to its modern evolution.

by That's Beijing, 28 June 2019

Understanding the Hand Gestures and Face Masks of Chinese Opera

A breakdown of some of the most notable hand gestures and face masks that appear in Chinese opera performances.

by That's Beijing, 27 June 2019

Portraits of China: A Collection of Stories From China's Past

British photographer Cameron Hack interviews the last ladies with bound feet, ethnic minority groups and war survivors.

by That's Beijing, 15 February 2019

Cirque du Soleil's 'Avatar' Coming to China in August

The incredible show comes to Beijing and Shanghai.

by That's Beijing, 25 May 2018

The Voice of China vs. Voice of China

The two are in fact strikingly different.

by That's Beijing, 25 April 2018

#TBT: Hanging Out with China's National Pole Dancing Team

China's national pole dancing team shows the respectable side of the art.

by That's Beijing, 21 December 2017

Ofo to Roll Out Smog-Filtering Bikes by End of Year

Who needs a face mask anyway?

by That's Beijing, 11 August 2017

I'm an Asylum Seeker Living in Beijing. Here's What My Life is Like

The following is a first-hand account of seeking asylum in Beijing.

by That's Beijing, 12 July 2017

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