Henan, formerly Henan Bangzi. A result of Henan referred to as "Yu", it said the Henan. The northern region of Anhui, Henan, said Bang drama, Shandong, Jiangsu, part of the region is still called Bangzi opera, in some parts of Hebei, Henan, formerly a high-profile. Henan popular areas are mainly in the Yellow River, Huaihe River Basin. In addition to Henan, Hubei, Anhui, Jiangsu, Shandong, Hebei, Beijing, Shanxi, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Gansu, Qinghai, Xinjiang and Taiwan, Henan and other provinces have the professional group distribution.
Henan has always known for singing in the plot of the critical juncture, both arrangements are large panel style of singing, singing smooth, rhythm clear, very colloquial, general articulation clear, line cavity Earned it easy for the audience hear clearly demonstrated unique artistic charm. Henan's style first and foremost passion unrestrained masculine, good performances Majestic big scenes drama, with a strong emotional intensity; followed by strong local characteristics, rustic pop, true color, natural, close to the lives of ordinary people; again is in strong rhythm , sharp conflicts, there is a head end of story, character large edge Bighorn.
Henan opera stage for performances of early device is extremely simple, often only Luxi, foil son and a block, table and two chairs on stage, you can begin a play. Playing a small gong, clapper struck the staff and "inspection field." Into the cities, have a more fixed theater, the stage device have been greatly improved. Yusheng Theater has adopted a number of layers of curtains, scenery, costumes dan stressed that "Lao Dan Qing Zheng Dan-jun, Huadan romantic." Subsequently, he also affected by the impact of Beijing opera costumes, has been basically the same as with the opera costumes.
Henan Henan traditional way with a strong local characteristics, in the long-term artistic practice, innovation, creativity from the coarse-to fine, coarse and refined; from the crowd and went to elegant, widely appealing, and performing arts becoming more and more perfect. At the same time, the Hang Dang has also emerged a large number of outstanding artistic achievements of the actors.