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Chia-Ming Wang

Taiwan

Grants Awarded

2004 | Theater | United States

to observe and participate in contemporary performing arts activities in the United States

Events

Performance / Taiwan

Blood & Rose Ensemble

May 12, 2017 - May 14, 2017

Theater director Wang Chia-ming turns himself into a DJ, remixing Shakespeare's historical plays and re-interpreting the War of the Roses. How would the history be rewritten? How would the stories be disseminated? What kind of intertwining complexities exist between blood and roses as well as between violence and beauty? Following his experiments of separating bodies and voices in Richard III, Wang Chia-ming re-constructs classic texts to re-present the political issues in the complicated history as well as their rules and forces.

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Grantee: Chia-Ming Wang