The Chinese Lady
Sophorl Ngin. Photo: Nile Scott Studios.
“…piercing and intimate” – The New York Times
1834. A 14 year old Afong Moy brought to New York Harbor from Guangzhou Province. Immediately, she is put on display for the American public as “The Chinese Lady. ” For the next half century, believing herself an ambassador to life in her native China, she performs under the gaze of curious white people. Lloyd Suh’s poetic and subversively comedic tale offers a portrait of the United States, giving voice to our country’s hidden history.View more
$19.00 - $72.00 including fees
Additional time info:
Simple Mandarin Open Captions Every Friday 8pm performance.
450 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139