Shih-Hue Tu


Shih-Hue Tu Shih-Hue received her M.F.A. from Sarah Lawrence College (New York) in 1997, and returned to Taiwan to continue her theatre career in 1998. Since then, Shih-Hue has produced, written, directed and performed for the Playbox Ensemble Theatre and as a guest artist to work with various contemporary Taiwan theatre companies. She was awarded the British Council Arts Scholarship of 2001 and 2004 International Artist-in-Resident Program (Australia) held by Taipei Artist Village. Three of her works have been published and produced, Breakfast For One in 2002, A Voyage To The Island ~ A Solo Operetta in 2003 with its premier production in the same year and re-creation in Avignon Off 2010 and A l’Est du Nouveau 2012, Road Kill in 2007. In 2008, she published a book Solo Performance that is so far the only book discussed on this particular subject in Mandarin speaking society. She is an assistant professor of the Department of Theatre Arts at National Sun Yat-Sen University in Kaohsiung.