English version

English Narrator - Oleg Liptsin

OVERCOAT
by Nicolai Gogol

iTE-Taipei presents:

adapted and directed

by 

Oleg Liptsin



executive producer

Ai-Cheng Ho

traditional Chinese musical instruments -

Cheng-Han Wu



video projection -

Yi-Chun Hsu



choreography -

Pei-Yu Chen



costumes - 

Yu-Sheng Li



lights -

Yu-Lei Hsu

 

     “The longer and more carefully we look at a funny story, the sadder it becomes.” 

Nikolai Gogol

​premiered at Taiwan National Theater
in September 2011

performed in Taiwan - 2012,

at Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2013

 

performers:

Akaky -

Ai-Cheng Ho

Narrator -

Wen-Pin Lin

Musician -

Cheng-Han Wu

English Narrator -

Oleg Liptsin 

 

 

assistant director -

Hans Yang

production manager -
Amy Liu

Poetic expression of Gogol’s classic in the era of internet technology. Multimedia cross-border performance. Original combination of Chinese theatrical traditions and music with modern European physical theatre and projection technologies.

'"An amazing show in so many ways!.."

Richard Wheeler, Edinburgh

 

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Chinese version

Akaky - Ai-Cheng Ho               Narrator - Wen-Pin Lin