Cao Jigang (b.1955) was born in Beijing.He graduated from the Oil Painting Department of CAFA in 1984.He now teaches in the Stage Design Department of the Academy of Chinese Traditional Opera. 曹吉冈，1955年生于北京，1984年毕业于中央美术学院油画系，现任教于该校造型基础部。
Did the Confucian Thoughts Impede the Growth of Chinese Traditional Opera? 儒家思想阻碍戏曲的生成吗?
It is actually the earliest extant commentary edition of Chinese traditional opera. 它实际上是现存最早的中国戏曲评点本。
Because of the evolution and influence of Chinese traditional opera, there are an upsurge in literati writing lyric for Nanbeiqu melody. 摘要随着戏曲的发展和影响的扩大，自明代开始出现了一股文人填词制曲的热潮。