Wang Xiaoying, Vice President of National Theatre of China, Vice President of China Theatre Association, Committee Member of China Federation of Literary and Art Circles, Executive Member of Chinese Drama Art Research Association, visiting professor of the Central Academy of Dramain China.
He received a Doctoral Degree of Directing. As a national First-Class Director and a State-level Specialist with a special State allowance, he entered the first group of “Four Groups Talent Project” launched by China Publicity and Culture System. He was awarded “Excellent Drama Artist”and“OutstandingDirector of the New Century”.
His representative drama works in recent year as follows,
Taking Leave, Fu Sheng, Richard III, Burnt by the Sun, Jane Eyre, Copenhagen, The Crucible, Chopin, 1977, The Man and the Wilderness,The Legend of a Hero, and Blindness. His other representative works include, Opera Diaoyu City, Dance Drama Escorting the Bride,Music Drama Old Mansion, The Broken Bridge,Huangmei Opera Half of a Moon,Shaoxing/YuejuOpera The Zhao’s Orphan,Peking OperaXinQiji,Pingju OperaHalf River Clear Half Red River.
Director Wang Xiaoyinghas been invited to drama troupes in New York Broadway, Hong Kong and Macao to direct Zhuang Zhou Teasing His Wife, BlindnessandEverything in the Garden,etc.
Based on his rich experience in theatre and drama, he has been actively engaged in the study of directorart theory. So far, he has published research papers more than 500,000 wordswhich includeFrom Dramatic Assumption to Poetic Imagery and Dramatic Assumption in Drama Performance (doctoral dissertation).
He has been awarded the national prize of "Five-One Project", "Wenhua Award forOutstanding Director Award”, "Golden Lion AwardforOutstanding Director Award”, “Cao Yu Drama Prizefor Outstanding Director” and “Cao Yu Drama PrizeforOutstanding Review Award”, “China Theatre FestivalOutstanding Director”, “China Little Theatre FestivalOutstanding Director”, “China Peking Opera FestivalGolden Prize”, “China Shaoxing/YuejuFestivalGolden Prize”, and “China Literary Criticism Award”,etc.