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Saigon, Vietnam 1915 by Léon Busy

Seen here in full costume, these actors are members of the company at the Saigon Theatre…In the south performers and dramatists developed a musical comedy genre called cai luong (renewed opera), which soon became more popular than the more classical hat tuong form of Vietnamese opera. 

From The Dawn of the Color Photograph: Albert Kahn’s Archives of the Planetby David Okuefna