Commission

Homeward (House) Bound

Homeward (House) Bound

Yellow Earth and HOME Manchester present Homeward (house) Bound A live, 15 min, one to one encounter on the phone with performance artist Stacy Makishi. Winter’s coming and surf’s up!Will there be a ‘Second Wave’? A second coming? A sequel? Homeward (house) Bound will help you couch-surf your way through the second wave, rip curl […]
Duck Rabbit

Duck Rabbit

Co-commissioned with Chinese Arts Now as part of CAN Festival 2021 Born around the turn of the 20th century, Chia Miau Lang in Singapore and Phyllis Carter in Lancaster are two women who knew nothing of each other and died long before their granddaughter was even a thought. Using photographs inherited from her parents, Pamela […]
Digital Theatre Commission

Digital Theatre Commission

Yellow Earth Theatre and Chinese Arts Now (CAN) have chosen Pamela Carter and Tobi Poster-Su to receive the inaugural Digital Theatre Commisssion. The artists will both receive a £4000 commission to mount their work digitally as part of CAN Festival 2021, a festival that explores Chinese themes, stories and art forms. This commission was launched […]
Digital Theatre Commission

Digital Theatre Commission

In response to the COVID-19 Coronavirus outbreak, Chinese Arts Now (CAN) and Yellow Earth Theatre are accepting applications from artists who identify as having Chinese cultural heritage and/or who make work that incorporates contemporary Chinese perspectives for support to develop a new digital commission. This commission is offered during the time of the COVID-19 outbreak […]
SONG UNSUNG

SONG UNSUNG

100 years ago, 140,000 Chinese men were recruited by the British and French armies to work behind the Western Front during the First World War. They were the Chinese Labour Corps (CLC) who made a vital contribution to help the Allies win, but have since become ‘the forgotten of the forgotten’ in WW1 history.* * […]
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