99 live_Shanghai SCRIPTS

99 live_Shanghai SCRIPTS
Thank you so much to all the people who came and attended 99 live_Shanghai show. Thank you to everyone who supported the 99 project: the interviewers, the interviewees, the interviewers coachs, the writers, the writing workshop animators, the play editors, the staging team, the readers, the communication team... We are incredibly proud of you for putting together all the ingredients and creating ...
Read More

99 LIVE SHANGHAI AT MIX PLACE in English

99 LIVE SHANGHAI AT MIX PLACE in English
  99 live_Shanghai was played twice (October 14th & 15th, 2017, 7:30 pm) at Mixspace. The perfomers had a full room, the audience was cheerful and responsive, we had a great moment. Thank you evrybody for joining us. Kim, Eunnis, Danny, De Anne, Howard and Miranda read the theater piece, they were directed by Lelia Tahaburt.       Photos credits: cred...

99 LIVE SHANGHAI AT MING CONTEMPORARY ART MUSEUM!

99 LIVE SHANGHAI AT MING CONTEMPORARY ART MUSEUM!
The premiere of the play 99 LIVE SHANGHAI in Chinese took place on September 23rd, 2017 at Ming Contemporary Art Museum. To prepare this performance, readers, dancers and musicians only had a few weeks and everyone had to focus on bare necessities, take some risks and trust collaborative work. The readers Tina 吴梦婷, Coco俞晴, Louise 陆倩倩, Kiki 王愷, Raymond 王福昌and Tony 陈放directed by Jessie Jin金晶晶...
Read More

99 Live Poster Designed by Yujin Lee

99 Live Poster Designed by Yujin Lee
Born in South Korea, Yujin received BFA from Cornell University, during which she studied abroad in Rome and Shanghai. After college, she lived in Berlin for three years before moving to New York in 2013. There, she received MFA in visual arts at Columbia University. Since 2015, she has been living and working between Seoul, Berlin, and New York. Autobiographical storytelling is central t...

The 99 project comes live! 

The 99 project comes live! 
Over the past few months, the lack of available venue in Shanghai led us to re-think our staging concept, and we have ended up imagining a series of small scale creative reading performances in non-conventional spaces to present the play to the public of Shanghai in Fall/Winter 2017. We will perform 99 Live in different locations: a museum, a co-working space, a gallery, a multifunctional space, ...

How to stage a collaborative play with 99 characters?

How to stage a collaborative play with 99 characters?
How to stage a collaborative play with 99 characters that can navigate easily in the fast moving environment of Shanghai? Our new framework became a stimulating creative constraint. In the early days of June, the six actor’s directors of the 99 project - Marta, Jessie, Genevieve W, Sarah, Lelia and Genevieve F created the pilot of the play and developed the main sequences and movements. A few pri...

The Play is Written!

The Play is Written!
Over the past month, the Editorial team of the 99 project (consisting of 6 writers and editors) came together to bring form and function to the snapshots and transform them into a theatrical work. The multi-week process included story boarding, narrowing down the final selection of snapshots, and collaborative brainstorming about staging and plotting. In the end, our editors have created a play...