If you can gauge a nation’s health by its theatre, China looks vital, youthful—and ambivalent.
Most stage works don’t attract mass audiences or enjoy long runs—but there can be strength in the shadows.
Japan and Korea have embraced and nurtured Western-style musicals. Can China be far behind?
Theatre in China since the early 20th century has blended Chinese, Japanese, and Western traditions.
The star is breaking out of her familiar type in the new musical about World War II veterans.
American Theater Co. of Chicago’s new artistic director looks for magic in small spaces.
Arts journalism is fighting for its life, but it’s well past time to invite new voices to join the fray.