An Experience-Based Chinese Opera Using Live Video Mapping

  • Xiang-Dan Huang
  • Byung-Gook Lee
  • Hyung-Woo Kim
  • Joon-Jae Lee
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8526)


In this work, we choose Chinese Opera as research material, hoping to increase people’s acceptance and intimate to the performance. The theme is "Havoc the Dragon Palace", one chapter of the sixteenth century Chinese novel “Journey to the West” by Wu Cheng’en. We developed the rendering technique and named “Live Video Mapping”. It focuses on both the movement of human detection and the interaction with background video real-time. The virtual images on the stage not only generate good of view but also make audience experience the illusion of space in which the space is expanding and enhancing. Taking into account the above factors, this study explore the possibility of interactive video mapping, as well as understanding and increasing the affinity of Chinese Opera to promote the value of the Chinese Opera.


Journey to the West Chinese Opera real-time interactive experience live video mapping 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xiang-Dan Huang
    • 1
  • Byung-Gook Lee
    • 1
  • Hyung-Woo Kim
    • 2
  • Joon-Jae Lee
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Visual ContentsDongseo UniversityBusanSouth Korea
  2. 2.Department of DesignDongseo UniversityBusanSouth Korea
  3. 3.Department of Game Mobil ContentsKeimyung UniversityDaeguSouth Korea

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