East by SouthEast: A Festival of Asian-American Voices

8/19/2018 7:00 PM

East by SouthEast: A Festival of Asian-American Voices AUG5-7

East by Southeast: A Festival of Asian-American Voices by UPP

Our Summer Festival is here!!! We're teaming up with 2 incredible and generous theatres with the dates and times listed below. Each performance will consist of different pieces and artists ranging from theatre, music, and dance. Following the performances will include a community conversation:
Venue #1: Horizon Theatre (1083 Austin Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307)

Sunday August 5th @ 1:00PM

-Devised/Original piece curated by Kelly Craigmile and Pam Joyce featuring: Mala Bhattacharya, Joy Bhowmick, Jin Young Choi, Jennifer Chung, Lizzy Liu, Samah Maghjee, Michelle Pokopac, Sneha Raja, Olivia Song, Amee Vyas, Angela Yang, Natalie Keng, and Adelaide Tai
-A Selection of Bengali Songs with trained opera singer Mala Bhattacharya-Dilley & Sujata Bhattacharya
-A Selection of Korean-American Song, Dance, and Spoken Word by Kollabatl Artists
-30-minute Small-Group Discussions

Monday August 6th @ 7:30PM

-Bollywood Dance featuring Neeti Mehta
-Staged Reading of Natasha Patel's play "Widowwood" Directed by Pam Joyce, featuring Tatyana Arrington, Mala Battacharya, Tamil Periasamy, Carolyn Choe, Allie Flicken, and Joseph Lee
Sonia Choudhary is a Bollywood romance film star who wakes up one day and wants more from her life than the typical narratives written for her. She quits, walks out of the spotlight, and sets out on an adventure to discover what's next for her.
-30-minute Small-Group Discussions

Tues August 7th @ 7:30PM

-Staged Reading of Skye Passemore's play "Man from the East" Directed by Skye Passemore featuring Nathan Chen, Zany Dunlap, Willis Hao, Lizzy Liu, Kevin Qian, and Jasmine Thomas
-30-minute Small-Group Discussions

Venue #2: Aurora Theatre (128 E Pike St, Lawrenceville, GA 30045)

Sunday August 19th @ 7:00PM

-Selections of Chinese Folk Music performed by the Atlanta Orchestra of Chinese Music
-Chinese Traditional Dances performed by Eve Hao and company
-30-minute Small-Group Discussions
To RSVP ahead of time and save a seat, use this link: https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3560716

Tickets are Pay What You Can.

There is also an Indiegogo campaign to help support production costs! Visit our link here:

Hope to see you all there!
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