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Feng shui master’s opera about Mao Zedong’s life and loves sparks anger among Hong Kong’s residents and politicians

2 months ago
Sky Canaves
ong Kong locals accused Li Kui-ming of putting the "red star" over the city by producing an opera that may fail to account for the destructive effects of Mao Zedong's rule.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.