Featured Performances
China Dreams

Friday, February 20, 2015

Chinese New Year's Concert

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Academic and Cultural Events

Friday, February 20, 2015, 12:30 — 2:00 pm
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center

Bright Sheng, Composer
David Henry Hwang, Playwright
Stan Lai, Stage Director and Playwright
David Gockley, San Francisco Opera General Director

In collaboration with the San Francisco Opera and in conjunction with the performance of a scene from the opera Dream of the Red Chamber, the Pan-Asian Festival will bring together world renowned Chinese-American composer Bright Sheng; Tony Award-winning Chinese-American playwright David Henry Hwang; the US-born, China-based stage director and playwright Stan Lai; and San Francisco Opera General Director David Gockley, to discuss the making of the opera. Moderated by journalist and writer Sheila Melvin, it’s a unique symposium with stellar creative team.