Selected Plays of Stan Lai

These volumes feature works from across Lai’s career, providing an exceptional selection of a diverse range of performances. Volume Three contains: A Dream Like a Dream Ago

Selected Plays of Stan Lai

Stan Lai (Lai Shengchuan) is one of the most celebrated theatre practitioners working in the Chinese-speaking world. His work over three decades has pioneered the course of modern Chinese language theatre in Taiwan, China, and other Chinese speaking regions. "The preeminent Chinese playwright and stage director of this generation." (China Daily) "The best Chinese language playwright and director in the world." (BBC) Lai's works include masterpieces of the modern Chinese language theatre like Secret Love in Peach Blossom Land, The Village, and his epic 8 hour A Dream Like A Dream, all of which are in this collection. These volumes feature works from across Lai’s career, providing an exceptional selection of a diverse range of performances. Volume Three contains: A Dream Like a Dream Ago

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Selected Plays of Stan Lai
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Stan Lai
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-20 - Publisher: University of Michigan Press

Stan Lai (Lai Shengchuan) is one of the most celebrated theatre practitioners working in the Chinese-speaking world. His work over three decades has pioneered the course of modern Chinese language theatre in Taiwan, China, and other Chinese speaking regions. "The preeminent Chinese playwright and stage director of this generation." (China
Selected Plays of Stan Lai
Language: en
Pages: 486
Authors: Stan Lai
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-02-24 - Publisher: University of Michigan Press

Bringing the iconic plays of Stan Lai to an English-language readership
The Columbia Anthology of Modern Chinese Drama
Language: en
Pages: 1132
Authors: Xiaomei Chen
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-29 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

The first of its kind in English, this anthology translates twenty-two popular Chinese plays published between 1919 and 2000, accompanied by a critical introduction to the historical, cultural, and aesthetic evolution of twentieth-century Chinese spoken drama. Primarily comprising works from the People's Republic of China, though including representative plays from
At Full Speed
Language: en
Pages: 342
Authors: Ching-Mei Esther Yau
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

Breathtaking swordplay and nostalgic love, Peking opera and Chow Yun-fat's cult followers -- these are some of the elements of the vivid and diverse urban imagination that find form and expression in the thriving Hong Kong cinema. All receive their due in At Full Speed, a volume that captures the
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Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Ching-Mei Esther Yau
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1857 - Publisher:

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