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Wuzhen Theatre Festival

Wuzhen Theatre Festival

A grand celebration of the art of performance and a hub for cultural exchange amidst the stunning backdrop of ancient canals and alleys, the Festival consists of various inter-related parts: the Specially Invited Plays, the Emerging Theatre Artists Competition, the Outdoor Carnival, and the Wuzhen Dialogues, etc. The entire town of Wuzhen, which has a history of more than 1,300 years, is transformed into a stage, and theatre lovers all over the world are invited to enjoy this tantalizing feast of the theatrical arts.



Festival Reviews and Reports:


An Interview With Stan Lai On “The Village,” His Artistic Vision, And Hong Kong

Kai Tuchmann On Dramaturgy And Digital Realities


All Wuzhen’s A Stage, But It’s Not Yet A Big Player

A Performative View On Kafka’s “The Great Wall” By Paper Tiger Theatre Studio (Beijing)


Art In Public Spaces: Immersive And Site-specific Theatre Off-stage In China