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Chinese street opera celebrated in Titoudao

GIFTED ACTRESS: Playing the role of Madam Oon this time is Audrey Luo, who stole scenes in musicals such as High Class and Glass Anatomy


THERE was a time when Chinese street wayang drew "more people than Jay Chou or Stephanie Sun", says 72-year-old opera artiste Oon Ah Chiam. "It was the most popular form of entertainment because there was no TV, no movies, no Internet. Many of us were big stars and we made...

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