Modern Chinese Drama - by Hongfan Zhao, Matthew Truman (translator)

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Modern Chinese Drama by Hongfan Zhao, Matthew Truman (translator)

This is a book for all fans of Chinese theater arts, from Kunqu and Peking Opera to Chinese and Western plays, operas, and stage or variety shows; from the smallest, most intimate neighborhood theaters to China's cutting edge or avante-garde playhouses to its grandest concert halls. Hongfan Zhao examines themes, plots, characters, and all aspects of stagecraft (artistic and technical) in China from the twentieth century to the present. This is the definitive history and appreciation of stage drama and is a must-have book for anyone involved in theater or performing arts.

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Modern Chinese Drama on Paperback

Publisher: Long River Press

Released: 2011



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