Photo Flash: 'Missing Woman' Opening Night
Repertory Theatre in association with The Institute for Vietnamese
Culture & Education (IVCE) and Music Fan Company announces the
North American premiere of The Missing Woman, a Vietnamese
folk tale examining the lives of women in Vietnamese society. Written
and directed by Nguyen Thi Minh Ngoc and music by Tran Vuong Thach and
Hai Phuong, The Missing Woman is performed in Vietnamese with
English narration and plays April 2nd - April 12th at the West End
Theater, 263 West 86th St. Opening night was Monday, April 7th at 7:30
PM. For more information please visit www.PanAsianRep.org.
In The Missing Woman, an artist's renderings of historical Vietnamese heroines materialize after the painter's wife leaves him for a better life. Through narrative, music and dance the painter journeys through legendary fables discovering the endurance and contributions Vietnamese women have made for their lovers and their country.
Photo Credit: Corky Lee