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Taiwan's New Cultural Landmark By Oma To Open In August Photo Taiwan's New Cultural Landmark By Oma To Open In August
by Stephi Wild on May 13, 2022 in China

Considered Asia's most important cultural development in 2022, Taipei Performing Arts Center (TPAC) is complete and will officially open to the public on 7 August 2022.  With an inaugural season of 37 productions and 142 performances, the spectacular new landmark of Taiwan's capital city will become the epicenter of the island's vibrant contemporary culture where no subject matter and technical demand is off limits.

Japan

Photos: First Look at the World Premiere of Frank Wildhorn's YOUR LIE IN APRIL i Photo Photos: First Look at the World Premiere of YOUR LIE IN APRIL
by Chloe Rabinowitz on May 16, 2022 in Japan

The world premiere of a brand-new musical Your Lie in April finally opened its curtain to a house full of enthusiastic audience at the prestigious Nissay Theatre on Saturday, May 7th in Tokyo two years after the cancellation of the world premiere in 2020 due to the pandemic.

India

HYDERABAD DRAG FEST Is As Set To Rock The Stage Photo HYDERABAD DRAG FEST Is As Set To Rock The Stage
by A.A. Cristi on May 12, 2022 in India

In 2020, Dragvanti was started as a unique platform to bring awareness to Drag traditions and drag culture in India. It's been a wonder of learning and spreading love and knowledge through drag. Through this journey, the company was able to get along with creating an approach of envisioning the artform into new garner of art in India.

Indonesia

BWW Review: LSPR Teatro's First Original Spectacle DIVA Promises a Bright New Er Photo BWW Review: LSPR Teatro's First Original Spectacle DIVA Promises a Bright New Era
by Rakaputra Paputungan on April 24, 2022 in Indonesia

Diva, the latest offering from LSPR Teatro, premiered on December 10, 2021 at Cinépolis Plaza Semanggi. It was a momentous production for the theater club, being both their first original musical and their first cinematic show. Though not without obvious shortcomings, the tragic showbiz cautionary tale was nevertheless both enjoyable and impressive.

Philippines

VIDEO: Ballet Philippines Streams DON QUIXOTE Photo VIDEO: Ballet Philippines Streams DON QUIXOTE
by Stephi Wild on May 16, 2022 in Philippines

A Spanish-themed production, Don Quixote, brings to life Miguel de Cervantes’ literary classic of the same title. Set in Barcelona, the ballet follows Don Quixote, a kooky but aging knight whose North Star is chivalry.

Singapore

SENDER OF WISHES is Now at Esplanade Photo SENDER OF WISHES is Now at Esplanade
by Stephi Wild on May 10, 2022 in Singapore

Sender of Wishes is now at Esplanade. This sculptural installation comprises domestic and urban structures alongside toy figures of various forms and sizes that traverse the Esplanade Concourse. Crafted from wood, Gatot Indrajati's animated characters and arrangements draw upon long-established motifs in the artist's works, often informed by his observations of everyday life.