Asian Theatre Journal, vol. 33, no. 1 (2016)

Plate 4. You and Me, directed by Zhang Yimou. (Photo: Courtesy of the Chinese Committee of the Sixth Theatre Olympics)

You and Me, directed by Zhang Yimou.
(Photo: Courtesy of the Chinese Committee of the Sixth Theatre Olympics)

The spring 2016 edition of the Asian Theatre Journal includes the following works:

The Cross Currents of Modern Theatre and China’s National Theatre Movement of 1925–1926 Siyuan Liu

The Eternal Thread: Gunsam Lee’s First Play in English
Wook-Dong Kim

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Suzan Kohlik dressed to play an old Balinese woman in Grup Gedebong Goyang. (Photo: Shinta Oktania)

Performing Bidesiyā in Bihar: Strategy for Survival, Strategies for Performance
Brahma Prakash

A Culture Hero: Xiangsheng (Crosstalk) Performer Guo Degang
Shenshen Cai

The Lure of Sadness: The Fever of Yueju and The Butterfly Lovers in the Early PRC
Lanjun Xu

Dramatizing 1Malaysia in Contemporary Chinese Lion Dance
Loo Fung Ying and Loo Fung Chiat

Grup Gedebong Goyang: Female, Funny, and Foreign
Tiffany Strawson

Plus performance reviews; works by emerging scholars; film and educational package reviews; and book reviews covering Chinese, Korean, general, Indian, Indonesian, and Japanese works.


Find the full text of the issue at Project MUSE


About the Journal

Asian Theatre Journal is dedicated to the performing arts of Asia, focusing upon both traditional and modern theatrical forms. It aims to facilitate the exchange of knowledge throughout the international theatrical community for the mutual benefit of all interested scholars and artists.

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