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Zhejiang Xiaobaihua Yue Opera Troupe, being founded upon the approval of Zhejiang Provincial People's Government, is a professional female Yue-opera performing group. It has accumulated a number of plays and developed a large group of outstanding performers over years of performance. The renowned Yue opera performing artist Mao Weitao is the director of the Troupe.

The play Lu You and Tang Wan received the 3rd Wenhua Award for New Drama Prize from the Ministry of Culture and was among the top ten dramas in the first national dramatic art program in 2003. The Romance of West Chamber won Grand Wenhua Award and several single awards in the 4th Wenhua Award issued by the Ministry of Culture, Award of China Traditional Opera Society and other awards. Wrong Red Silk received New Drama Prize in the 5th Wenhua Award from the Ministry of Culture, and has been filmed to a drama movie of the same name. The Tale of the Ancient Book Collector received New Drama Prize of the 11th Wenhua Award from Ministry of Culture. The Butterfly Lovers, a key play in Zhejiang Provincial Outstanding Cultural Program, received Gold Prize in China Yue Opera Festival 2006 and Award of China Traditional Opera Society, Excellent Play of China Drama Award in the 11th China Drama Festival, and First Prize for Play in the 3rd national outstanding local opera play contest. The Story of Shunkin received Drama Award in the 12th Wenhua Award issued by the Ministry of Culture.

Lu You and Tang Wan The Romance of West Chamber Wrong Red Silk

Birthday Celebration by Five Daughters has been performed in public nearly 800 times in China and overseas. It has been filmed to a drama movie and won Golden Roster Award, and Best Drama of Baihua Award. A Suddenly Recall-Mao Weitao Performing Art Show won Gold Award in the firet China Xiaobaihua Yue Opera Festival. Desolate Emotion, developed from the legend of Jin Ke assassinating Emperor Qin, attended the 1997 International Stage Art Festival in Tokyo, Japan and gave commercial performances in Kobe, Nagoya, Osaka and so on. In 2000, it attended the 7th BESETO International Drama Festival in Korea. Xiaobaihua Troupe, Japanese Kabuki Troupe and Korean Changgeuk Troupe performed the famous Korea opera Chunhyang on the same stage. In 2003, the troupe visited Paris to attend cultural exchange for the Sino-France Cultural Year. In 2008, the new version of the Butterfly Lovers as the only Yue Opera was performed in the 31st World Drama Festival.

The Tale of the Ancient Book Collector The Butterfly Lovers The Story of Shunkin

The Party and the State leaders watched the troupe's performance for many times. Since the establishment, the troupe has visited the U.S., France, Holand, Belgium, Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan and other places.

The troupe has Marketing Department, Art Production Department and Administration Department. The troupe's journal World of Yue Opera and the Yue Opera Club are highly welcomed by the audience. Zhejiang Xiaobaihua Art Center, located at the foot of the Baochu Hill, West Lake with an area of 1.8 hectares, is under construction.