The Sugar-Coated Bullets of the Bourgeoisie: The Formation of Modern China by Anders LustgartenThe Sugar-Coated Bullets of the Bourgeoisie: The Formation of Modern China by Anders Lustgarten

The Sugar-Coated Bullets of the Bourgeoisie: The Formation of Modern China

byAnders Lustgarten

Paperback | April 27, 2016

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Our China is now the worst of all worlds. Communist politics controlled by greedy capitalists, raw capitalist economics controlled by corrupt Communists. Because they're all the same people! At least under me, the people knew what they were tightening their belts for. Anders Lustgarten's epic play covers the years 1949 when Chairman Mao founded the Communist Party of China to the present day when investors swoop in to make money off the land. Following a number of characters and generations through these years, it portrays the foundation of modern China. The Sugar-Coated Bullets of the Bourgeoisie, from award-winning playwright Anders Lustgarten, received its world premiere on at the Arcola Theatre, London, on 6 April 2016, in a co-production between the Arcola Theatre and HighTide Festival.
Anders Lustgarten is Pearson Playwright-in-Residence at the Finborough Theatre, where his first two plays, The Insurgents (2007) and Enduring Freedom (2008), were produced. Other work includes The Punishment Stories, (shortlisted for the 2007 Verity Bargate Award), an adaptation of Slawomir Mrozek's The Police (BAC 2007), The Sugar-Coa...
Title:The Sugar-Coated Bullets of the Bourgeoisie: The Formation of Modern ChinaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 7.75 × 5 × 0.35 inPublished:April 27, 2016Publisher:BloomsburyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1350004774

ISBN - 13:9781350004771

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