Now, in commemoration of the 400th anniversary of their deaths, Guangzhou is holding a year-long gala — the Year of Drama Culture 2016 Guangzhou. Theater lovers can be excited about the chance to feast on the classic plays.
Helene Rolles, a French actress and well-known pop singer, will make her Guangzhou debut at Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall on November 27. Her song, Je m’appelle, is so famous that it has been adapted in different languages around the world.
Lifeofguangzhou.com picks some of the best Cantonese-style souvenirs for you – including those famous pieces as well as lighter and and comparatively cheap items but still with that defining Cantonese character.