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.
In the eyes of Westerners, Mei Lanfang Peking Opera is synonymous
Mei Lanfang , the name Lan , Wan Wah word , not the Department decorated YÚ masters , stage name Lanfang . Twenty years of the Qing dynasty was born in Beijing in a pear family. His old apprenticeship , 11 years on stage. Mei Lanfang is the outstanding modern Kunqu actor Dan line , " four famous " first. He assiduously studying opera , practicing martial arts, extensive observation dan the work drama and other lines character performances, after a long stage practice, actresses singing , read all aspects of white , dance, music , costumes, makeup , etc. have created development , formed his own artistic style , the Bank said , " Mei school ." Mr. Mei was a great patriot , Mingchih beard during the war , refused to show, by writing Maihua living.
In the eyes of Westerners , is synonymous with Mei Lanfang Peking Opera , his representative repertoire of " Drunken Beauty ", " Farewell My Concubine" and so on, there are opera "Peony Pavilion" , "Broken " and so on. Written papers prepared for the " Collected Works of Mei Lanfang ," repertoire compiled for "Mei Lanfang screenplay anthology show ." In 1918, Mei Lanfang moved to Shanghai , which is the pinnacle of his era drama consummate .
In 1956, at the invitation of Japan's Asahi Shimbun and other organizations , in the late Premier Zhou Enlai direct care and help build the most powerful lineup of the delegation 's visit Peking Opera , Mei Lanfang was headed . This is the third visit to Japan, Mei Lanfang , has performed in Tokyo , Kyushu , Osaka, Kyoto, Nagoya and other places.