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performing arts in contemporary China

by Colin Mackerras

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Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul in London, Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Performing arts -- China -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 226-228.

      StatementColin Mackerras.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2874 .M3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 243 p., [16] p. of leaves :
      Number of Pages243
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4116823M
      ISBN 100710007787
      LC Control Number80042215

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If this is the first time you use this feature, you will be asked to authorise Cambridge Core to connect with your account. Find out more about sending content to Cited by: 3. Section Guest Editors: Peng Tao*, **Danfeng Meng and ***Zhu Ning (Assistant Editor: Savas Patsalidis) *Peng Tao is theatre critic, professor and head of the Department of Dramatic Literature at the Central Academy of Drama, in Beijing is the president of the Chinese section of IATC.

He graduated from the Russian Academy of Theatre Arts with a Master’s degree in Fine Arts. The performing arts range from vocal and instrumental music, dance and theatre to pantomime, sung verse and beyond.

They include numerous cultural expressions that reflect human creativity and that are also found, to some extent, in many other intangible cultural heritage domains.

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