Source: The Tempest
Group: National Taiwan University [Guoli Taiwan daxue]
Place: Hong Kong
Venue: Sir Run Run Shaw Hall, the Chinese University of Hong Kong [Xianggang zhongwen daxue shaoyifu tang]
Director: Wang, Anita Ying-Jeng
Crew: Kao, Wei-Chung (lighting design); Tsai, Hans Bing-heng (music design); Tsai, Beth Chiao-Ning (costumes); Chang, Chih-I (costumes); Kao, Yu-Han (costumes); Tsai, Beth Chiao-Ning (makeup design); Chang, Chih-I (makeup design); Kao, Yu-Han (makeup design)
Cast: Chang, Mendy Yun-Chen (Prospero); Chuang, Eva Ya-Wen (Caliban); Liu, Eric Hang-Yu (Ariel); Chuang, Eva Ya-Wen (King Alonso); Liu, Eric Hang-Yu (Antonio)
Year of Recording: 2012
Rights: National Taiwan University [Guoli Taiwan daxue]
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A condensed production that revolves around Prospero, Caliban, and Ariel, the play explores the problem of power and features strong emotion, intense theatricality, and imaginative use of props (bamboo sticks). Ariel, played by a dancer, exhibits impressive physical movement combining ballet and gymnastics. The production wins 1st runner-up and best director at the 8th Chinese Universities Shakespeare Festival.