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'Granny Liu' by Taiwan Bangzi Opera Company

  • Publish Date:2016-05-26
'Granny Liu' by Taiwan Bangzi Opera Company

  • Chinese Title: 《劉姥姥》
  • Year of Release: 2009
  • Starring: Wang Hai-ling (王海玲) in the titular role
  • Produced By: Taiwan Bangzi Opera Company


Granny Liu is a character from "Dream of the Red Chamber (紅樓夢),” one of China's four great classical novels. She resides in the countryside and rarely visits her distant and posh relatives at Rongguo Mansion. However, her appearances are marked with amity and comic relief, and her age and forthright nature commands even the respect of the Dowager.