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China’s Theatre Bubble
Most stage works don’t attract mass audiences or enjoy long runs—but there can be strength in the shadows.

The Sound of Musicals in China
Japan and Korea have embraced and nurtured Western-style musicals. Can China be far behind?

How Stan Lai Improvised a New Theatre From Old Forms
The legendary Taiwanese writer/director looks back on his long career, and discusses how American theatre compares to Chinese theatre.

East, West, and In Between
Theatre in China since the early 20th century has blended Chinese, Japanese, and Western traditions.

Hong Kong’s Independent Spirit
Theatre companies small and large seek new inspirations down disparate paths—and some audiences are following.