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Adapting Topeng: The Masked Theater of Bali
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produced by Michigan State University. College of Arts and Letters. Department of Theatre; interview by Farley Richmond, 1938- (East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, 1980), 46 mins
This video, directed by Larry McMullen, is an interview with John Emigh about adapting Topeng techniques to Western productions and features excerpts of the children's production "Little Red Riding Shawl."
produced by Michigan State University. College of Arts and Letters. Department of Theatre; interview by Farley Richmond, 1938- (East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, 1980), 46 mins
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American Dreams
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written by Velina Hasu Houston, 1957- (1984); directed by Peggy Shannon; performed by Mary Bond Davis, Yvonne Farrow, Bonnie Oda Homsey, Peter A. Jacobs, Carl Lumbly, 1952-, Vonetta McGee, 1945-2010, Don Reed, 1959-, Charlie Robinson and Patricia Ayame Thompson (L. A. Theatre Works, 1991, originally published 1991), 1 hour 46 mins, 106 page(s)
After World War II, an African-American war vet brings home his Japanese bride. The family must learn to be tolerant of their new family member, while dealing with prejudice in the outside world.
written by Velina Hasu Houston, 1957- (1984); directed by Peggy Shannon; performed by Mary Bond Davis, Yvonne Farrow, Bonnie Oda Homsey, Peter A. Jacobs, Carl Lumbly, 1952-, Vonetta McGee, 1945-2010, Don Reed, 1959-, Charlie Robinson and Patricia Ayame Thompson (L. A. Theatre Works, 1991, originally published 1991), 1 hour 46 mins, 106 page(s)
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Anita and Me
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written by Meera Syal, 1961- (London, England: Oberon Books, 2015, originally published 2015), 138 page(s)
This poignant coming-of-age tale follows Meena, the irreverent teenage daughter of the only Punjabi family in the mining village of Tollington. When she becomes friends with the impossibly feisty Anita, she thinks she’s found her soul mate but her world is turned upside down and she finds herself caught between...
written by Meera Syal, 1961- (London, England: Oberon Books, 2015, originally published 2015), 138 page(s)
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Ballad of Yachiyo
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written by Philip Kan Gotanda, 1949- (1995); directed by Philip Kan Gotanda, 1949- and Diane Emiko Takei; performed by June Angela, Takayo Fischer, Dian Kobayashi, Lane Nishikawa, 1956-, Sab Shimono, 1943-, Greg Watanabe, 1967- and Annie Yee (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1998, originally published 1998), 1 hour 28 mins
The Ballad of Yachiyo is a tale of illicit passion by Guggenheim-winning playwright Philip Kan Gotanda, set in 1919 among the lush cane fields of Hawaii. Inspired by true events in the playwrights family, The Ballad of Yachiyo follows 16-year-old Yachiyo as she reluctantly leaves her impoverished parents to live w...
written by Philip Kan Gotanda, 1949- (1995); directed by Philip Kan Gotanda, 1949- and Diane Emiko Takei; performed by June Angela, Takayo Fischer, Dian Kobayashi, Lane Nishikawa, 1956-, Sab Shimono, 1943-, Greg Watanabe, 1967- and Annie Yee (Los Angeles, CA: L. A. Theatre Works, 1998, originally published 1998), 1 hour 28 mins
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From India to East Lansing - Surpanakha - Producing a Sanskrit Drama
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directed by Larry McMullen, fl. 1980; produced by Michigan State University. College of Arts and Letters. Department of Theatre and Michigan State University. Instructional and Public Television; interview by Farley Richmond, 1938- (Melbourne, Victoria: Contemporary Arts Media, 1980, originally published 1980), 31 mins

Richard Farley demonstrates the step-by-step process of reconstructing the performance of the well-known Sanskrit play Surpanakha in the Kutiyattam style of Kerala, adapted for Western audiences. He explains selected research methods that went into the construction of the production notebooks, acquisition and recr...

directed by Larry McMullen, fl. 1980; produced by Michigan State University. College of Arts and Letters. Department of Theatre and Michigan State University. Instructional and Public Television; interview by Farley Richmond, 1938- (Melbourne, Victoria: Contemporary Arts Media, 1980, originally published 1980), 31 mins
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CHARACTERS
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in Good Morning Class (Suva, Central (Fiji): Mana Publications, 1989, originally published 1989), 1-2
in Good Morning Class (Suva, Central (Fiji): Mana Publications, 1989, originally published 1989), 1-2
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Japan Live Performance
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directed by Philip J. Day, 1959-; produced by Shelley Williams, fl. 1989, Koninck Projects; performed by Goro Namerikawa, fl. 1989 and Scot Yume, fl. 1989, Dai San Erotica (England: Arts Council England, 1989), 53 mins
Contemporary performance art in Japan.
directed by Philip J. Day, 1959-; produced by Shelley Williams, fl. 1989, Koninck Projects; performed by Goro Namerikawa, fl. 1989 and Scot Yume, fl. 1989, Dai San Erotica (England: Arts Council England, 1989), 53 mins
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Kabuki Acting Techniques: The Body
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(East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, 1980), 58 mins
This video, directed by Larry McMullen, features Leonard C. Pronko explaining and demonstrating Kabuki movement techniques.
(East Lansing, MI: Michigan State University, 1980), 58 mins
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The Last Virgin in Paradise: A Serious Comedy
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written by Vilsoni Hereniko, 1954- and Teresia Kieuea Teaiwa, 1968-2017 (Suva, Central (Fiji): University of the South Pacific. Institute of Pacific Studies, 2001, originally published 1993), 96 page(s)
Take a beautiful young girl desperate to get out of Marawa, a fictional island in the South Pacific. Add a retired psychology professor from Europe looking for a virgin bride. Stir, then sprinkle liberally with an anthropologist from harvard collecting data on sexual harassment. Pour into mixture a native feminist...
written by Vilsoni Hereniko, 1954- and Teresia Kieuea Teaiwa, 1968-2017 (Suva, Central (Fiji): University of the South Pacific. Institute of Pacific Studies, 2001, originally published 1993), 96 page(s)
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