East Meets West

Artist: Hua Hua Zhang

Type: Performances / Assembly, Art Festivals

Program Availability: In-Person, Virtual

  • East Meets West by Hua Hua Zhang | Young Audiences New Jersey
  • East Meets West by Hua Hua Zhang | Young Audiences New Jersey
  • East Meets West by Hua Hua Zhang | Young Audiences New Jersey


Experience astounding puppets that come alive through stories of China and America with Hua Hua Zhang. With stunning visuals and graceful movements, this program presents the ancient art form of Chinese Puppet Theater. Fusing movement and music found in Chinese Opera with Western technology, this  exploration brings the complex role of the puppeteer as storyteller, technician, and visual artist to life.

Program options:

In-person • Virtual (Live Streaming)

Please fill out this inquiry form or call 866-500-9265 for more information. (Virtual programs are not charged a travel fee.)

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Price & Info


Assembly Price: $1,280

Assembly Two-in-a-Row Price: $1,590

Additional Fees: In-Person Program Travel Fee - $95 per day; Virtual Program Technology Fee - $45; (On-Demand programs are not charged travel or tech fees)


Audience Limit: 225

Program Length: 50 min.

Appropriate For Grade(s): Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, All Grades



Arts Appreciation Month

Asian Pacific-American Heritage Month

Chinese New Year

National Arts & Humanities Month

Reading/Poetry Month

Curriculum Connections

Curriculum Connections

Visual & Performing Arts

World Cultures


Technical Requirements

Stage needs to be clean and free of objects before the artist arrives. One hour set up and 35 minutes tear down. Stage needs to be 18 ft.wide x 12 ft deep and 10 ft high. Two power outlets are needed. This performance is best done with the audience angled down to the performance. Artist arrives 1 hour ahead to set up. Needs 35 minutes for break down.