Pangu and Nüwa, Creators of the World

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August, 2008
Written and directed by David Tse Ka-shing

Performances in Trafalgar Square, 7 – 9 August 2008, 1pm & 9pm
(Performances are 25mins, followed by the Flying Dragon Circus, 45mins)

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.

A perfect summer treat!

Check the BBC video report online…

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Creatives


Writer Tse Ka-shing
Director Tse Ka-shing
Designer Wai Yin Kwok
Music Suki Mok
Video Li E. Chen

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"In the beginning, there was nothing. In an ocean of emptiness, life was born."