Setting the Stage for Chinese

The Setting the Stage series allows learners of all ages to read and perform well-loved Chinese tales as well as the fables of Aesop in Chinese. Contemporary dialogues, rhymes and songs are woven into the scripts, making the language come alive for the stage. The text is presented in simplified characters and accompanied by pinyin and English translations.

To learn more about Setting the Stage for Chinese and to preview the plays, please visit the Setting the Stage for Chinese product page.

Online Seminar

Watch a presentation by the author of Setting the Stage for Chinese, Yuanchao Meng. Learn how to motivate your Chinese language students with plays and performances from her book Setting the Stage for Chinese, a vital resource of TPRS plays and activities for K-12 Chinese programs.