Introduction to the organization, governing board, and how to join.

Calls for papers, job announcements and other events of interest to students and scholars of Asian performance worldwide. 

Details and registration for our annual conference.

AAP Newsletter archive, syllabus bank, and links to other useful resources.

AAP's peer-reviewed, academic journal dedicated to the performing arts of Asia.

The Association for Asian Performance is an international organization of scholars and artists interested in the theatre and theatrical performance traditions of Asian regions.

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