1915. During the Chinese Exclusion Act, an elderly Chinese railroad worker attempts to bring his wife to America after decades of separation. A multimedia retelling of the seminal play by Genny Lim.
- San Francisco Fringe Festival, 2010 - Winner, Best Site Specific Production
- Workshop production at University Settlement, 2009
PAPER ANGELS not only featured video and movement, but also an obscure form of Chinese speech song accompanied by bamboo clappers. See the kuaiban rehearsal to the right.
Kuiban instructor - Mr. Zhao
Lum - Hansel Tan (who managed to learn kuaiban with two lessons!)