Speaking as Then / by R. Sheth


August 45, 2018

Written by Ruoxin Xu
Directed by Helen Young

Featuring: Gordon Chow, Joseph Foronda, Harrison Hapin, Helen Lee, Emily Marso, Deanna Myers, Jin Park, Xu, and Wai Yim

On the eve of Chinese New Year, Dan is finally returning to China after several years in the U.S. But before the Tang family can celebrate a reunion, they must first confront their national, cultural, and political differences if they are to understand why Dan is really back—and why he immigrated to America in the first place.

Performed as part of Silk Road Rising’s New China Festival: Staged Readings of Plays from the Chinese Speaking World