Pangu & Nuwa – Creators of the World
By David Tse Ka-Shing
Trafalgar Square, London
Greenwich & Docklands Festival and Yellow Earth Theatre
Director – David Tse Ka-shing
Designer – Wai Yin Kwok
Video – Li E. Chen
Composer – Suki Mok
Performers – Tina Chiang, Shu-Yi Chin, William M Lee, Johnny Ong, Kenny Ren, Jay Wong
Make-Up – Emma Carvell
Photographer – Wai Yin Kwok / Suki Mok
Three days of outdoor performances at Trafalgar Square to coincide with the Beijing Olympics, 2008.
BBC News Coverage: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/7548351.stm
An exciting new piece of outdoor theatre suitable for all the family, created to celebrate the opening of the Beijing Olympics. Yellow Earth combines Chinese creation myths with physical theatre, circus, video and puppets to tell three cycles of life and death from Pangu, the Giant to our modern world and Nüwa, the Goddess and the age of enlightenment.