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Shwe Man Thabin Troupe of Myanmar (Complete)

NEW YORK, April 11, 2015 — Myanmar's storied performance troupe Shwe Man Thabin brings a traditional zat pwe — combining music, dance, comedy, and acrobatics — to the Asia Society stage, in a performance the New York Times described in such terms as "spectacular" and Arts Journal's Deborah Jowitt hailed for its "several kinds of virtuosity." Asia Society's Rachel Cooper introduces the program. (1 hr., 31 min.)

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