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Pauline Benton and the Red Gate

December 23, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Pauline Benton’s Red Gate Theater was the first professional company to present Chinese shadow theater to American audiences. Curated by Stephen Kaplin and Chinese Theatre Works, the exhibition features a selection from the hundreds of rare Chinese shadow figures that Benton collected or commissioned on her frequent trips to China in the 1930’s, her touring shadow stage, as well as materials from the Red Gate archives.
Opening Reception: FRI, FEB 3, 5-7 PM
Gallery Dates: FRI, FEB 3 – SUN, FEB 26
Gallery Hours: SAT & SUN, 12-5 PM


December 23, 2016
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Flushing Town Hall
137-35 Northern Boulevard
Flushing, New York 11354
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