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Top Theatre Companies Feature Asian Actors and Stories

The top theatre companies in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne are producing major plays of the Asian and Asian-Australian experience. Currently, Sydney Theatre Company is producing CHIMERICA, the award-winning, political thriller inspired by one of the 20th century’s most powerful images. Lead actor Anthony Brandon Wong says, “In all my 33 years...
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United Local Schools Presents THE KING AND I in China

United Local Schools will present THE KING AND I Friday through Sunday. Yuyang (Simon) Lin, a junior foreign exchange student from Beijing, China, will play the king, which will be his first experience acting in a musical.   Lin says, “It’s been great being involved in the play. I like...
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Broadway Asia Presents Jay Chou’s THE SECRET in Beijing

Broadway Asia presents Jay Chou’s THE SECRET, playing in Beijing.  The Secret is a jukebox musical, featuring over 20 popular songs by Jay Chou.  The Secret is the first film production in Asia that has been deemed adaptable by the Broadway production team.This musical is directed by John...
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Musician Huang Feili Dies at Age 99

Chinese musician and conductor Huang Feili has died at the age of 99 at his home in Beijing.  He was most known for returning to communist China to help build musical institutions.  Huang attended Pui Ching primary school then moved to Shanghai when he was 10. He studied violin under...
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