2007 - La Mama, New York City
Stewart Wallace, Yukio Tsuji
Costumes: Nancy Brous
Lighting: Stephen Petrilli
Poetry: Peter Gregutt
Multi-Media Scenic Design: Eric Harriz
Dian Dong, Renouard Gee, Joanie Johnson, Kiori Kawai, Takao Komaru, Yasmin Z. Khan, Jordan Kriston, Sara Murphy, Kimberly Prosa, Danita Shaheen, Maki Shinagawa, Jessica Weiss
Inspired by recent true-life stories of Chinese-Americans being put on trial or imprisoned for alleged espionage, Big Brother creates a world full of distrust, secrets, confrontation, and the evil watching eye.
New York City based H.T. Chen & Dancers is an innovative modern dance company which has created a uniquely Asian-American expression by embodying its cultural heritage. The Company’s dynamic technique, which infuses Western modern dance with the strength and beauty of Asian aesthetics, has enchanted audiences across the United States, Europe and Asia since its inception in 1978.
Highlights of recent residencies and performances include: La MaMa Annex Theatre (New York City) The Joyce Theater (New York City), The Dance Center of Columbia College (Chicago), Miami-Dade Community College (Miami), The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (Washington DC), Lincoln Center Out-of-Doors (New York City), Taipei Theater (New York City), Theater Artaud (San Francisco), and Painted Bride Arts Center