January 7, 2015
Madam Miaow Says
Of culture, pop-culture and petri dishes. Keeping count while the clock strikes thirteen.
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BBC Newsbeat crocodile tears over...
October 22, 2014
Edited by Amanda Rogers and Ashley Thorpe. Originally posted on Contemporary Theatre Review 22 October 2014
Who has a stake in intercultural practice, and on whose terms is it conceived? Can a particular group or individual claim ownership over performance concerning...
October 30, 2012
The Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC)
The Orphan of Zhao
For more than three weeks, we have protested to the RSC and the Arts Council England about the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of the Chinese classic The Orphan of Zhao.
Our concern is that there are only thr...
October 29, 2012
It's been a fascinating few weeks for the representation of race on stage.
The American playwright Bruce Norris withdrew his very fine play Clybourne Park from Berlin's Deutsches Theater, one of the the top line German-speaking theatres, when he discovered that the th...
October 17, 2012
Originally posted by Anna Chen on her blog Madam Miaow click here to be taken to the original site.
The news that the revered Royal Shakespeare Company has not only given a measly three out of 17 roles in their production of the Chinese classic, The Orphan of Zhao, to...
Seeing your work come to life . . .
Chinese British comic Anna Chen says WTF with the stereotypes? Stand-up comedy in the week of Act for Change.
July 1, 2014
BBC Newsbeat crocodile tears over anti-Chinese racism
The Orphan of Zhao Redux
A Controversial Company: Debating the Casting of the RSC’s The Orphan of Zhao
Chinese In Britain on BBC Radio 4: repeated October 2014 on R4 Extra
October 21, 2014
East Asian Cinematic Highlights (E.A.C.H)
Dislocating Asia review: groundbreaking cultural event showcasing East Asian British music, literature and poetry
October 9, 2014
Why am I not feeling the Liberté, égalité, fraternité for British East Asians
July 9, 2014
More on Diversity in the Media
July 7, 2014
british east asian artists
chinese in britain
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