restricted access   Volume 34, Number 2, Fall 2017

Table of Contents

From the Editor

pp. iii-iv


Borrowing the Fan: An Example of Actable Plays (Zhezixi) for the Kunqu Stage

pp. 259-283

A Monk and a Nun Commit a Sin Together: Feng Weimin's Play and Its Three Transformations

pp. 284-321


Identity Politics in Okinawan Kumiodori: Mekarushi and Hana no Maboroshi (Vision of Flowers)

pp. 322-346

Drenched in Victory, Facing Drought: Staging Transitions in Myanmar's Performing Arts

pp. 347-371

Ritual Liminality and Frame: What Did Barbosa See When He Saw the Theyyam?

pp. 375-396

The Hall of Superabundant Blessings: Toward an Architecture of Chinese Ancestral-Temple Theatre

pp. 397-415

Zhang Huoding: A Popular Jingju Star with Young Chinese

pp. 416-434

Emerging Scholar

Lee Hyon-u's Hamlet Q1 and Pedagogical Performance on the Korean Stage: Textual Identity in Intercultural Theatre

pp. 435-454


Dynamics of Jaipongan on West Java from 1980 to 2010

pp. 455-473

Performance Reviews

Time's Journey Through a Room dir. by Okada Toshiki/chelfitsch (review)

pp. 474-479

Xiangsi Nostalgia dir. by Lee Hsiao-Ping (review)

pp. 479-482

Book Reviews


Routledge Handbook Of Asian Theatre ed. by Siyuan Liu (review)

pp. 483-486


The Royal Temple Theater of Krishnattam by Martha Bush Ashton-Sikora et al. (review)

pp. 486-488


Inventing The Performing Arts: Modernity and Tradition in Colonial Indonesia by Matthew Isaac Cohen (review)

pp. 488-491

Women in The Shadows: Gender, Puppets, and The Power of Tradition in Bali by Jennifer Goodlander (review)

pp. 491-492


Contemporary Japanese Women's Theatre and Visual Arts: Performing Girls' Aesthetics by Nobuko Anan (review)

pp. 493-496

Theatre of Dreams, Theatre of Play: Nō and Kyōgen in Japan ed. by Khanh Trinh, and: Traditions Transfigured: The Noh Mask of Bidou Yamaguchi ed. by Kendall H. Brown, and: The Secrets of Noh Masks by Udaka Michishige (review)

pp. 496-502

Edo Kabuki in Transition: From the Worlds of the Samurai to the Vengeful Female Ghost by Satoko Shimazaki (review)

pp. 502-506


Places for Happiness: Community, Self, and Performance in the Philippines by William Peterson (review)

pp. 506-509

Books Received

pp. 510-512

Color Insert

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