譚譚（譚爍）聯絡郵箱： shuo.tan @ hotmail.com
Tan Tan (Tan Shuo) played piano in her childhood and teenage years. She studied at Hunan Normal University from 1999 to 2003 with a major in English and a minor in journalism. Her interests extended to arts management after a trip to the United States in 2006 as the tour manager of a team for an international piano competition. In 2010 she pursued arts management study in Europe at the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre, and later at the Sibelius Academy of the University of the Arts Helsinki, where she graduated in 2014 with a master’s degree. Tan Shuo founded TANTANYY Studio in 2016 and has been dedicated to promoting performing arts through writing since. The writing projects she engaged in include the China tour of Dream of the Red Chamber (a production by San Francisco Opera), the China tour of the Helsinki Baroque Orchestra, the experimental opera Dolls presented by Theatre Får302 in Denmark, etc. Tan Shuo writes in Chinese and English mainly on subjects of opera production and arts management. Her articles and translated works are regularly published by Opera (a monthly issued by Shanghai Opera House), Arts Management Network (a Germany-based international platform for arts management professionals), as well as other Chinese local media.
Tan Tan (Tan Shuo) can be contacted via email: shuo.tan @ hotmail.com