Santa Ana, CA : Books on Tape, p2007.
11 sound discs (13 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Subtitle from container.
Read by Janet Song.
Peony is the cloistered daughter of a wealthy family is betrothed to a suitor she has never met, these lyrics from The Peony Pavilion mirror her own longings. In the garden of the Chen Family Villa, a small theatrical troupe is performing scenes from this epic opera. Peony attends the production, watching from behind a screen, but catches sight of a handsome man and begins a journey of love and sorrow.
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