廖瓊枝，臺灣歌仔戲演員，身段細膩優美，唱腔傳神感人，被譽為「臺灣第一苦旦」；1935 年 11 月 13 日出生於臺灣基隆。她錄製了歌仔戲史上第一套唱腔錄音，製作第一套「臺灣傳統歌仔戲藝術薪傳計畫身段教材」，是建立臺灣歌仔戲教學體系的先驅，致力在校園與社會推動歌仔戲薪傳。除演出藝術之傳承外，1995 年起也開始參與劇本創作與改編。2009 年，獲選為「重要傳統藝術歌仔戲類保存者」。
LIAO Chiung-Chih (LIAO Qiong-Zhi) is a famous Taiwanese gezaixi opera performer. She has a slender, elegant posture, and has been given the epithet "Taiwan's master kudan (female role character)." She was born in Keelung, Taiwan on Nov. 13, 1935. Liao recorded the first gezaixi recording in history and wrote the first comprehensive set of teaching materials for Taiwanese gezaixi, particularly with regard to posture on stage. Liao is a pioneer in the field of gezaixi pedagogy, and has devoted her life to disseminating the art form on campuses and in society. Aside from performing, she also started writing and arranging scripts in 1995. She is one of the Important Traditional Art Preserver in Taiwan.