Betty Yi-Chun Chen

Betty Yi-Chun Chen is dramaturg and translator. She studied English Literature and Theatre Studies in Taipei and Bochum. From 2012 to 2022, she worked intensively with the Taipei Arts Festival. In 2020, she moved to Munich where she continues to work as freelance dramaturg and at the Spielart Theatre Festival. She has worked with artists and curators from Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan and Germany. A constant emphasis in her work is the friction between individual and collective narratives. She writes about contemporary practices of political theatre and has translated...

A Take Into Remembrance

A Take Into Remembrance: A Conversation Between Hans-Werner Kroesinger, Regine Dura, and Dinh Q. Lê  Date/Time: Tues, 19 Sept @ 7PM-8:30PM Location: Vườn Thảo Điền Số 34, Đường số 11. Thảo Điền Ward, District 2, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Language: English & Vietnamese Understanding histories has never been as straightforward as reading a page, or looking at an artifact. Theater-maker Hans-Werner Kroesinger and Regine Dura have addressed pressing social issues with historically-informed performances over two decades. Visual artist, Dinh Q. Lê, whose work persistently challenged the popularizing affect of...