Inheritors of Nuo Opera mask

Updated: 2018-01-02

Chen Quanfu checks a mask of Nuo Opera in Xiangdong district of Pingxiang, East China's Jiangxi province, Dec 28, 2017. Mask is an important element of Nuo Opera, which was listed as one of the national intangible cultural heritages. Chen Quanfu and Peng Guolong are the inheritors of Xiangdong Mask of Nuo Opera. The craft calls for a great deal of times as well as mastery. Chen can carve 400 types of masks and Peng creates many new models on the basis of traditional skill. [Photo/Xinhua]

Peng Guolong makes a mask of Nuo Opera in Xiangdong district of Pingxiang, East China's Jiangxi province, Dec 28, 2017. [Photo/Xinhua]

Chen Quanfu puts a mask of Nuo Opera on the face of a student of Mashan Primary School in Xiangdong district of Pingxiang, East China's Jiangxi province, Dec 29, 2017. [Photo/Xinhua]

A Nuo Opera team of Mashan Primary School practices in Xiangdong district of Pingxiang, East China's Jiangxi province, Dec 29, 2017. [Photo/Xinhua]

Peng Guolong shows his masks of Nuo Opera in Xiangdong district of Pingxiang, East China's Jiangxi province, Dec 28, 2017. [Photo/Xinhua]

A Nuo Opera team of Mashan Primary School practices in Xiangdong district of Pingxiang, East China's Jiangxi province, Dec 29, 2017. [Photo/Xinhua]

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