Mei Lanfang and the Twentieth-Century International Stage

Chinese Theatre Placed and Displaced

  • Authors
  • Min Tian

Part of the Palgrave Studies in Theatre and Performance History book series (PSTPH)

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Introduction

The first book-length study in any language of the presence and influence of Mei Lanfang, the internationally known Chinese actor who specialized in female roles on the twentieth-century international stage. Tian investigates Mei Lanfang's presence and influence and the transnational and intercultural appropriations of his art.

Keywords

Interpretation language stage theatre Tradition

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137010438
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2012
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Theatre & Performance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-29435-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-01043-8
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