Yellow Earth Theatre

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Yellow Earth Theatre is an internationally touring theatre company based in London and established in 1995 to raise the profile of British East Asian theatre.[1] The company also runs several initiatives to support and develop British East Asian talent.[2]

The company has received national attention for its support of minority actors, writers and directors.[3]

The current artistic director is Kumiko Mendl.[4]

In 2011, the company began collaborating with Academy of Live and Recorded Arts to increase the number of East Asians attending drama school in the United Kingdom. [5]

History[edit]

The company was founded by Tom Wu, David Tse Ka-Shing, Kumiko Mendl, Veronica Needa and Kwong Loke.

Awards[edit]

  • Pearl Award for Creative Endeavour (2004)[6]
  • Windrush Award (Arts Achievement Award to David Tse Ka-shing, 2004)
  • Sainsbury’s Checkout Theatre Award (1999).[7]

Past and present productions[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yellow Earth Theatre : About Yellow Earth Theatre
  2. ^ Chinatown Arts Space : Profile : Yellow Earth Theatre
  3. ^ David Tse Ka-Shing: It's time to put British east Asian theatre in the spotlight | Stage | guardian.co.uk
  4. ^ Niji Magazine | Yellow Earth Theatre Company
  5. ^ http://www.alra.co.uk/index.php/Other-Courses/yellow-academy.html
  6. ^ The Stage / News / Yellow Earth heads list of winners at first Anglo-Chinese arts awards
  7. ^ Yellow Earth Theatre : Yellow Earth History and Future
  8. ^ Yellow Earth Theatre : Archive : New Territories
  9. ^ Yellow Earth Theatre : Archive : The Whisper of a Leaf Falling
  10. ^ Yellow Earth Theatre : Archive : Blue Remembered Hills
  11. ^ Dimsum - Soho Theatre Company and Yellow Earth Theatre present Play To Win
  12. ^ Yellow Earth Theatre : Archive : Rashomon
  13. ^ Yellow Earth Theatre : Archive : Face
  14. ^ Typhoon Live, by Yellow Earth Theatre at Oval House Theatre - 52-54 Kennington Oval London SE11 5SW - London UK - more on OffWestEnd.com - Listings and showtimes for over 80 O...
  15. ^ Yellow Earth Theatre : Archive : Lear’s Daughters
  16. ^ Yellow Earth Theatre : Archive : 58
  17. ^ Yellow Earth Theatre : Archive : The Nightingale
  18. ^ Final performances of Yellow Earth Theatre & Shanghai Dramatic Arts Centre's King Lear for London audiences | Arts & Culture | Ethnic Now
  19. ^ Yellow Earth Theatre : Archive : Running The Silk Road
  20. ^ Yellow Earth Theatre : Archive : Boom
  21. ^ Yellow Earth Theatre : Archive : wAve
  22. ^ Decibel performing arts showcase: Performance
  23. ^ Yellow Earth Theatre : Archive : Why the Lion Danced
  24. ^ Yellow Earth Theatre - Tara Arts
  25. ^ http://www.alra.co.uk/index.php/Other-Courses/yellow-academy.html

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