About 50 children from all parts of China were took part in a Child Peking Opera Competition in North China’s Tianjin on July 31, 2007. The competition lasts for three days. The children wore beautiful costumes with traditional opera make-up. Many of them performed very well and in professional manner, seem like they have been trained for long time.


The skills of performers were evaluated according to the beauty of their movements and the skills of speech, song and dance.


Peking opera is a form of Chinese opera which arose in the late 18th century and has come to be regarded as one of the cultural treasures of China.