Liyuan Theatre Opera Show

Theatre Introduction

Situated in Beijing Qianmen Hotel, Liyuan Theater is the most prestigious performance venue of Beijing Opera. From the traditional performance stage, the Baixian Table (old fashioned square table to seat eight people) to the unique facial make-up, everything in the theater reflects the special feature of old Beijing. The theater has 1000 seats and is equipped with simultaneous translation equipment for English and Japanese. the theater also provides English subtitles for foreign visitors. Before the beginning of the performance, you may visit the performers' make-up room and see their make-up process. besides, you can buy various souvenirs related to Beijing Opera here. Waiters and waitress in Tang suits (traditional Chinese garments) will pour tea for you through long-mouth tea pot while introduce Beijing Opera in English. your understanding of old Beijing will become an agreeable artistic enjoyment. Among those foreign leaders and officials who visited Beijing, many have left their footprints in this theater. Each year over 300 thousands visitors will come here to enjoy the brilliant Beijing opera. Liyuan Theater has become a window of Beijing and a bridge between Beijing and the world. The performance time is 7:30 PM ,every day. Before and after the performance, you may go to the Chinese Restaurant and enjoy Chinese delicacy, especially the famous Beijing Roast Duck.


Information to the show

Time: Every evening at 7:30pm
Venue: Liyuan Theater梨园剧场,前门建国饭店内 (near Tian'anmen Square) subway line 2 get off at Hepingmen station exit south-west, and then by a taxi to the theatre just 10 RMB. so this is the good way come to the theatre.
Phone number:(+86) 135 5252 7373

printable taxi instructions and map in Chinese and English to get to the Liyuan Theatre.

view the seating charts below to select seating price

Ticket Office List Prices and Our Discount Price: book more tickets more discount.

Ticket List Price
1 ticket
2 tickets
3-4 tickets
5-9 tickets
10+ tickets
RMB 200 upstairs
130
110
100
90
80
RMB 280 downstairs
160
150
140
130
120
RMB 380 section 1;3
230
210
200
190
180
RMB 480 section 2
360
340
330
300
280
RMB 580 VIP section
500
450
430
410
400
section one and three include snacks fruit and drinks with table.

 

 

How to Make a Reservation

1. Please send email . You are also welcome to call us at (+86) 135 5252 7373 ( English speaking ).
2. We will have your booking confirmed as soon as possible. When your booking is confirmed, you will get a confirmation email or call from us,
3. In your reply, please inform us of your hotel in Beijing and date for the tour. Usually our tour guide will call you on the evening before to fix up the departure time for nex day morning from your hotel.

4. You could pay cash to our tour guide when you are on the tour. Both RMB and US dollar are acceptable.