Opening the Golden Gate

May 22, 2010


This article offers a historic look at the challenges and opportunities Asian American artists have faced in the Bay Area. It covers Cabaret and Chop Suey; Art as Politics;  The New Millennium; and The New Generation.

"Opening the Golden Gate" was wrriten by Lily Tung Crystal and was published in the March 2010 issue of Theatre Communications Group's American Theatre.

Photo: Francis Jue in Kiss of the Spider Woman at TheatreWorks in 1997 (photo by David Allen).