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TSE Hue-ying, Diana

Cantonese Opera lead actress, scriptwriter, co-founder of the Hong Kong Xiqu Association, founder of Hong Kong Xiqu Troupe and Grand Xiqu.

Tse Hue-ying obtained her Master of Philosophy at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. In 2014, Tse apprenticed under Shi Ji-hua, National First-class Performer of Shanghai Yueju Opera, and Wang Zhi-quan, National First-class Performer of Shanghai Kunqu Opera. Tse has written and performed in a number of plays including Emperor Huizong (Song Dynasty) · Li Shi-shi · Zhou Bang-yan, The Legendary Bond and Phoenix Courting. She received the Award for Young Artist (Xiqu), Hong Kong Arts Development Awards (2015).

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Work

Emperor Huizong (Song Dynasty) · Li Shi-shi · Zhou Bang-yan

A story about the romantic relationship between Emperor Huizongcourtesan Li Shishi and poet Zhou Bangyan. The story is centered on the political situation of Song Dynasty and the famous poem Journey of a Youth (written by Zhou Bang-yan) as the characters face a change of destiny.

Photographer © Grand Xiqu