The Interdisciplinary Theatre of Ping Chong

Exploring Curiosity and Otherness on Stage

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About the Book

This first-ever biography exploring the life of Ping Chong (1946), successful avant-garde artist and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient, focuses on his valuable contributions to modern theater. Drawing on primary sources and her own attendance of Chong’s productions, the author takes a broad and informative approach to his work as a performer, playwright and director over more than 40 years. His formative connection the to Chinese opera is traced through his upbringing as the child of immigrants in New York’s Chinatown.

About the Author(s)

Yuko Kurahashi is a professor in the school of theatre and dance at Kent State University in Kent, Ohio.

Bibliographic Details

Yuko Kurahashi
Format: softcover (6 x 9)
Bibliographic Info: ca. 30 photos, appendices, notes, bibliography, index
Copyright Date: 2019
pISBN: 978-1-4766-7419-3
eISBN: 978-1-4766-3686-3
Imprint: McFarland