Alternative Chinese Opera in the Age of Globalization: Performing Zero

Alternative Chinese Opera in the Age of Globalization: Performing Zero

by D. Lei

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781349319039
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 02/08/2011
Series: Studies in International Performance
Edition description: 1st ed. 2011
Pages: 232
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

DAPHNE P.LEI Associate Professor in Drama, University of California, Irvine, USA. She is one of the authoritative figures in the field of Chinese opera in the context of transnationalism and interculturalism. Lei is also the author Operatic China: Staging Chinese Identity across the Pacific (Palgrave Macmillan, 2006).

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations Acknowledgements Introduction: Performing Zero Total Makeover with Femininity: Innovative Jingju in Taiwan Pacification and Silence Resistance: Performing Hong Kong in The Flower Princess The Blossoming of the Transnational Peony: Performing Alternative China in California Waiting for Meaning: The Joint Venture of Robert Wilson, Jingju , and Taiwan Conclusion Bibliography Index

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