Ping Chong

47 Great Jones Street, New York, NY 10012
T: 212 529 1557 F: 212 529 1703
info@pingchong.org

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Year Production
2017 WHERE THE SEA BREAKS ITS BACK (UPCOMING)
Created by Ping Chong, Ryan Conarro, & Gary Upay-aq Beaver
(Central Yup'ik)
Featuring Gary Upay'aq Beaver, Ryan Conarro, & Justin Perkins
Directed by Ping Chong
2014 COLLIDESCOPE: ADVENTURES IN PRE- AND POST- RACIAL AMERICA
Created and directed by Ping Chong and Talvin Wilks
Premiere at University of Maryland
Baldwin/NOW Dance Performance at University of Illinois
Collidescope 2.0, University of Massachusetts Amherst
2011 ANGELS OF SWEDENBORG
Conceived and directed by Ping Chong
Williams College '62 Center for Theatre and Dance, Williams, MA
La MaMa ETC, New York, NY
2010 THRONE OF BLOOD
Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Ashland, OR
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY
2010 THE DEVIL YOU KNOW
in collaboration with Phantom Limb (Erik Sanko and Jessica Grindstaff)
La MaMa ETC; New York, NY
2008 I WILL NOT BE SAD IN THIS WORLD
La MaMa Moves Dance Festival, La MaMa ETC, NY
2007 COCKTAIL
Written by Ping Chong and Vincent Licata
Swine Palace Theatre, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
2005-2012 CATHAY: THREE TALES OF CHINA
In collaboration with the Shaanxi Folk Art Theater of Xian, China
UNIMA Congress and World Puppetry Festival, Chengu, China
The People’s Theater, Xi’an, China
Vienna Festival, Vienna, Austria
New Victory Theater, New York, NY
The Kennedy Center, Festival of China, Washington DC
Seattle Repertory Theatre, Seattle, WA
2004 GOD FAVORS THE PREDATOR
Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA
2004 BLIND NESS: THE IRRESISTIBLE LIGHT OF ENCOUNTER
In collaboration with Michael Rohd
La MaMa ETC, New York, NY
Kent State University, Kent, OH
2002-2003 OBON: Tales of Rain and Moonlight
Rittou Geijutsu Bunka Kaikan Sakira, Shiga, Japan
Kani-shi Bunka Souzou Center, Gifu , Japan
Tsukuba Capio Hall, Ibaraki, Japan
Setagaya Public Theatre /Theatre Trum, Tokyo, Japan
Fukuno Bunkasouzou Center/Helios, Toyama, Japan
Crossland Oyabe, Toyama , Japan
Niikawa Bunka Hall, Toyama, Japan
Spoleto Festival USA, Charleston, SC
Seattle Repertory Theatre, Seattle, WA
2002 REASON
Market Theater/Harvard University
2001-2002 EDDA: Viking Tales of Lust, Revenge and Family
The Faroese International Art Festival, The Faroe Islands
Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland, OH
Perth International Arts Festival, Australia
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at U of MD, College Park, MD
Williams Center for the Arts, Lafayette College, Easton, PA
Festival Oude Muziek, Utrecht, Holland
Lincoln Center Festival, NYC
University Musical Society, Ann Arbor MI
1999 TRUTH & BEAUTY
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA
1999-2000 POJAGI
La MaMa E.T.C., New York, NY
DMZ 2000 Festival, Imjingak, South Korea
Institute on the Arts and Civic Dialogue, Harvard Univ.,
Cambridge, MA
1998-2000 KWAIDAN
in collaboration with Jon Ludwig and Mitsuru Ishii
Freud Playhouse, UCLA Performing Arts, CA
Byham Theatre, Pittsuburgh, PA
Kennedy Center, Washington, DC
New Victory Theatre, NYC
The Barbican Centre, London, UK
Lied Center of KS, Lawrence, KS
Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta, GA
Shinminato Culture Center, Toyama, Japan
Helios, Toyama, Japan
Nikawa Mirage Hall, Toyama, Japan
Spoleto USA Festival, Charleston, SC
Duke University, Durham, NC
Staller Center at SUNY Stony Brook, NY
Hopkins Center at Dartmouth University, Hanover, NH
Culver Academies, Culver, IN
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
La MaMa E.T.C., New York, NY
Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta, GA
1999-2002 SLUTFORART
in collaboration with Muna Tseng
1998-99 The Bessie Award for Outstanding Creative Achievement
La MaMa, ETC, New York, NY
Central Park Summerstage, New York, NY
Harkness Dance Center/92nd Street Y, New York, NY
1997-1998 AFTER SORROW
in collaboration with Muna Tseng and Josef Fung
Festival of Asian Arts, Hong Kong
University of Texas, El Paso, TX
Rockford College, Rockford, IL
Hamilton College, Clinton, NY
Dance Place, Washington, DC
Theater of Nations Festival/Korea
California State University, Long Beach
La MaMa E.T.C., New York, NY
1998 NOCTURNE IN 1200 SECONDS
Hong Kong Arts Festival, Hong Kong
1996-1997 INTERFACING JOAN
in collaboration with Louise Smith
Illusion Theater, Minneapolis
Festival Centroamericano de Teatro, San Salvador, El Salvador
La MaMa, E.T.C., New York, NY
1994-1995 CHINOISERIE
in collaboration with Michael Matthews and Guy Klucevsek
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY
Williams Center for the Arts, Lafayette College, Easton, PA
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
Kimball Hall, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
Center for the Arts, SUNY Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
Yellow Springs Institute, Chester, PA (work in progress)
1990-1996 DESHIMA
Singapore Festival of the Arts, Victoria Theatre, Singapore
Lied Center, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
Tokyo Metropolitan Art Space, Tokyo, Japan
Nagasaki Public Theatre, Nagasaki, Japan
Nagoya Citizens' Theatre, Nagoya, Japan
Weis Center, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA
John Jay College Theatre, New York, NY
La MaMa E.T.C., New York, NY
City of Culture Festival, The Tramway, Glasgow, Scotland
Springdance Festival, Sterrenbos Studio, Utrecht, Holland
1994 PERSUASION
University of Minnesota
1992 AMERICAN GOTHIC
New York University, New York, NY
1985-1991 NOSFERATU
La MaMa E.T.C., New York, NY
Lafayette College, Easton, PA
Illusion Theatre, Minneapolis, MN
La MaMa E.T.C., New York, NY
1991-1992 I WILL NOT BE SAD IN THIS WORLD
Improv Unlimited, College Park, MD
1990-1994 ELEPHANT MEMORIES
IV Festival Iberoamericano de Teatro, Bogota, Colombia
Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Carver Theatre, San Antonio, TX
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
La MaMa E.T.C., New York, NY
Yellow Springs Institute, Chester Springs, PA (Residency)
1990-1991 4AM AMERICA
Milwaukee Repertory Theatre, Milwaukee, WI
Theatre Institute at Storm King, NY
Stiemke Theatre, Milwaukee, WI
1989 BRIGHTNESS
1990 Bessie Awards:
Louise Smith, Performer; Matthew Yokobosky, Set & Costumes
La MaMa E.T.C., New York, NY
1989 NOIRESQUE - THE FALLEN ANGEL
Pan Asian Repertory Theatre, New York, NY
1989 SKIN - A STATE OF BEING
La MaMa E.T.C., New York, NY
1988 SNOW
Illusion Theatre, Minneapolis, MN
1988 QUARTETTO
Rotterdamse Schouburg, Rotterdam, Holland
De Salon, Amsterdam, Holland
1987-1988 MARAYA - ACTS OF NATURE IN GEOLOGICAL TIME
Montclair State College, Montclair, NJ
Apple Corp Theatre, New York, NY
The Mickery Theatre, Amsterdam, Holland
1987 WITHOUT LAW, WITHOUT HEAVEN
On the Boards, Seattle, WA
1986-1993 KIND NESS
1987 USA Playwrights' Award
Seattle Group Theater, Seattle, WA
Illusion Theatre, Minneapolis, MN
Theatre 95, Cergy-Pontoise, France
District Curators, Washington, DC
University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
Trinity College, Hartford, CT
Painted Bride Art Center, Philadelphia, PA
Amherst College, Amherst, MA
Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
Lafayette College, Easton, PA
Milwaukee Repertory Theatre, Milwaukee, WI
Central Park Summerstage, New York, NY
La MaMa E.T.C., New York, NY
Northeastern University, Boston, MA
1985-1989 ANGELS OF SWEDENBORG
Srpsko Narodno Pozoriste, Novi Sad, Yugoslavia
Croatian National Theatre, Zagreb, Yugoslavia
Cankarjev Dom, Ljubljana, Yugoslavia
23rd BITEF Festival, Belgrade, Yugoslavia
Wadsworth Theatre, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Marvin Center Theatre, Washington, DC
Theatre Festival of the Americas, Montreal, Canada
Carnivale '87, Venice, Italy
Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY
Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, OH
St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO
Illusion Theatre, Minneapolis, MN
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
1984-1987 ASTONISHMENT AND THE TWINS
Central Park Summerstage, New York, NY
University of Maryland, Catonsville, MD
Teatro dell'Arte, Milan, Italy
Marquette Museum of Art, Milwaukee, WI
Art Awareness, Lexington, NY
1983-1984 A RACE
La MaMa E.T.C., New York, NY
On the Boards, Seattle, WA
1982-1983 ANNA INTO NIGHTLIGHT
University of Maryland, Catonsville, MD
La MaMa E.T.C., New York, NY
1982-1985 THE ARTICULATED MAN
Villager Award
First Night, Boston Shakespeare Theatre, Boston, MA
Osaka Theatre Festival, Osaka Rodo Kaidan, Japan
Togamura Theatre Festival, Suzuki Company, Japan
Wadsworth Theatre, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Northeastern University, Boston, MA
On the Boards, Seattle, WA
Portland Center for the Visual Arts, Portland, OR
Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada
Spirit Square Art Center, Charlotte, NC
The Mickery Theatre, Amsterdam, Holland
La MaMa E.T.C., New York, NY
1981-1982 RAINER AND THE KNIFE
The Kitchen, New York, NY
Moming Dance and Art Center, Chicago, IL
Moming Dance and Art Center, Chicago, IL
1981-1985 NUIT BLANCHE
La MaMa E.T.C., New York, NY
La MaMa E.T.C., New York, NY
1977-1980 HUMBOLDT'S CURRENT
Obie Award
Holland Festival, Amsterdam, Holland
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
New Theatre Festival, Baltimore, MD
La MaMa E.T.C., New York, NY
Daniel Nagrin Studio Theatre, New York, NY
1975-1982 FEAR AND LOATHING IN GOTHAM
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
Moming Dance and Art Center, Chicago, IL
University of Maryland, Catonsville, MD
World Theatre Festival, Nancy, France
Les Ateliers, Lyon, France
Maison de la Culture, Nanterre, France
Theatre Quotidien, Montpellier, France
Centro di Ricerca Per Teatro, Milan, Italy
Cabaret Voltaire, Turin, Italy
Ohio Performance Space, New York, NY
Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, DC
American Theatre Laboratory (DTW), New York, NY
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
Jean Cocteau Theatre, New York, NY
1973 I FLEW TO FIJI, YOU WENT SOUTH
Silver Whale Gallery, New York, NY
1972-1980 LAZARUS
Tour, Holland
The Mickery Theatre, Amsterdam, Holland
The Wilma Project, Philadelphia, PA
The Open Space, New York, NY
American Theatre Laboratory (DTW), New York, NY
Meredith Monk Rehearsal Studio, New York, NY