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Address:

701 Fuzhou Road
Shanghai, Shanghai China 200001

Phone:

(86-21) 6322 5294, 6351 4688

Fax:

(86-21) 6322 3878

Email:

jixiaolan@tianchan.com

URL:

http://www.tianchan.com

Price:

InexpensiveInexpensive

Description:

A true Shanghai institution, the Yifu theatre is where visitors and locals alike go to see genuine Beijing Opera performed by a variety of troupes. As in any theatre, ticket prices vary by seat, but unlike theatres in the west, low-priced seats are almost always available, ensuring that nobody is turned away. As of this writing (Spring 2003), tickets can be booked online at a 10% discount. Call, stop by or visit the website for a current schedule.

Published on 2/25/03

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