Fantômas
Essay

Fantômas

Revenge of the Image and the Wuzhen Theatre Festival

28 January 2018

Artistic Director Travis Preston on the cross-cultural collaboration of bringing Fantômas: Revenge of the Image from CalArts to the Wuzhen Theatre Festival.

AsiaTOPA
Essay

AsiaTOPA

Redefining Performing Arts Festivals

30 August 2017

Ambassador Cynthia P. Schneider, who attended the AsiaTOPA Performance Festival in Australia, reflects how as the United States devalues diversity and imposes restrictions on immigration, Australia recognizes the value of its relationship with its Asian neighbors, and of its own diverse population.

Chuang Tzu
Essay

Chuang Tzu

Mysticism of the Absurd

11 May 2017

Tom Block writes about how Taoist philosopher Chuang Tzu's ideas can provide inspiration for theatre artists.

Theatre History Podcast # 25
Podcast

Theatre History Podcast # 25

Exploring Modern Chinese Theatre with Dr. Steven (Siyuan) Liu

13 March 2017

Michael Lueger talks with Dr. Steven (Siyuan) Liu about modern and contemporary Chinese theatre and performance.

China on Stage
Essay

China on Stage

03 February 2017

Jonathan Mandell digs into three recent productions in New York City—Made in ChinaConfucius, and Caught—that explore US-China relations.

Between New York and Shanghai
Essay

Between New York and Shanghai

An Interview with Brenda Liu and Rui Yang

16 September 2016

In this last installment, Playwright Kate Mulley interviews her Chinese classmates Brenda Liu and Rui Yang about their experience as Visiting Scholars at Columbia University.

Studying Theatre in Shanghai
Essay

Studying Theatre in Shanghai

15 September 2016

In this first installment, playwright Kate Mulley shares her experience studying abroad at Shanghai Theatre Academy, reflecting on how her time there influenced her playwriting.

Theatre Exchange Program in Shanghai
Series

Theatre Exchange Program in Shanghai

Playwright Katie Mulley discusses her theatre exchange program in Shangai.