Qianmen jianguo hotel ,175 Yongan Road, Xuan Wu District, Beijing
By Bus ：
there are the following direct buses: 7, 14, 15, 23, 66, 70, 102, 105, 603 (Get off at: Hu Fang Qiao Lu Kou Nan) and 6, 15, 105, 687 (Get off at: Yong An Lu).
By Subway ：
Hepingmen station on line 2 subway
Hepingmen station 2km away from liyuan theatre 。you can take a taxi or walk.
The walk from Hepingmen station is easy. The South Xinhua Street is filled with little artistic shops, restaurants and music instrument shops.
Subway Line 4 Caishikou Station with in 5 minutes taxi or walking along the street Luomashi Hu Fanglu eastbound to southbound after that to Yong'an Road, about 1.3 km.
Old Shanghai Peking Opera
Shanghai Shanghai Peking Opera is a modern urban culture nurtured unique product. It opened up the popularization of traditional opera art, popular road, thus contributing to the Peking Opera as well as innovation and development of traditional Chinese opera.
As early emblem of class to Beijing Qianlong period, Lixiahe emblem of class to perform in Shanghai, which is the source of the formation of Shanghai opera. 1867, British Chinese Luo Yiqing Beijing-style theater built in imitation Park "Mantingfang", Tianjin and Beijing to Shanghai Peking opera performers have performed opera formally introduced into Shanghai. For a time, "popular opera, play park Adams Sheng." Tongzhi, Guangxu years, Shanghai Peking opera play park opened no fewer than 50, in Shanghai Peking Opera became the most influential operas. Shanghai Peking Opera artists adapt to collection of the local geographical environment, absorbing accepted emblem classes, Clapper, the length of Kunqu opera and other places, so that the opera began entering Shanghai Haihua process. 19th century, with attention to the story of the drama even Taiwan incoming, lanterns rise drama, current events staged opera, making Shanghai Peking Opera show is different from the capital of the new art features: theatrical theme shift attention from the historical reality; aesthetic attitude by the traditional and conservative to the pursuit of novelty and sensory stimulation; theatrical aesthetic consciousness dominated by a shift to enjoy the pursuit of visual auditory auditory comprehensive aesthetic needs; appreciate the attitude to poetic inspiration, flavor product named yet turned to focus on the story. "Stingy", "left arm the West", "Xiang Ping retrograde" three plays staged Shanghai Peking Opera is a sign of the formation.