The Mei Lanfang Beijing Opera Troupe present The Legend of Lady White Snake.
The two protagonists, Xu Xian and Bai Suzhen, are deeply in love with each other despite their union being forbidden by supernatural laws. Xu Xian is a young scholar who falls for and marries a beautiful woman, Bai Suzhen. Unknown to him, she is actually a thousand-year-old White Snake that has taken on human form. A monk named Fahai, envious of their love, devises cunning plans to separate the couple. After many trials and tribulations, Lady White Snake persists in her love until the two are finally reunited.
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