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Lois Wheeler Snow discusses her book "China on Stage"

BROADCAST: Dec. 19, 1972 | DURATION: 00:57:48

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Synopsis

The Peking Opera and "Taking Tiger Mountain by Strategy" are among topics discussed in Lois Wheeler Snow's book, "China on Stage: An American Actress in the People's Republic". While visiting China, Snow learned the Chinese plays were both of the traditionally old ways and of the new revolutionary ways. Snow also adds that performances of Chinese acrobatics is like nothing in the United States.