Angela Zhang Huixia first created the Melon Lady comedian character in 2000, much loved across China. This book explores her broad dancing and acting skills, manipulating swords, spears, fans and poi. It shows the splendour of Qin opera and the beautiful costumes Angela has worn during her starring roles. In addition there is an insight into the world of shadow puppets. There is also a record of her vocal attainments. It includes a collection of wedding shots taken in Baisha near Lijiang in 2009.