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disOrientalism PART 1: The Nuyorasian Arts Scene

Joe's Pub the Public Theater, 425 Lafayette St., New york

disOrientalism PART 1: The Nuyorasian Arts Scene Rock / Modern Dance / Comedy / Massage Sandals The first installment in a new multi-disciplinary series featuring killer New York based Asian American artists. Hosted/Curated by notorious NuyorAsian comedienne/rapper Kate Siahaan-Rigg and featuring the electric violin fueled music of Slanty Eyed Mama. Top notch talent from the worlds of concert dance, spoken word, rock, stand-up comedy and electronica all in one electrifying show.

This program lasts about a 75 minutes and is recommended to boost your immunity against racial bias, inaction, xenophobia and orientalism. #stopasianhate #freeHelloKitty #nuyorasian #electricviolin #savechinatown #AAPI #wokthisway LINEUP INCLUDES:Adrianna Mateo (@adriannamateo): Badass Disney Princess and radical performance art violinist and singer songwriter, Mateo opened for Alicia Keys and has been seen at the Metropolitan Opera, Late Night with Colbert and the Met Museum.

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Jakub (@jacobthoman): Rising modern dance star Jakub is a recent graduate of the Juilliard School and dances with the New York based Gibney Dance Co.  Sarah Shin (@shinnysarah): Multi-talented theatrical chanteuse and arts activist Sarah Shin deconstructs the "standards" of the American musical theater canon through a new lens.  Slanty Eyed Mama (@slantyeyedmama): Powerful electric violin and rock comedy spoken word icons Slanty Eyed Mama combine searing politi-commentary with killer violin licks.

MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED....

All tix 20 bucks seating is limited!

disOrientlism 2021 open mic and workshop FREE!

club cumming, 505 E 6th st, New york

A full on art party hosted by Kate Rigg and featuring some of New York's most talented Asian American Performers. Spoken word, music, comedy, improv all for free at one of NYC's hippest clubs. Starts at 730 and goes until we run out of ART!! Bring a song, bring your act and bring the fun! With maestro Lance Horne at the piano.

Dolores Huerta 91st birthday celebration

online, REGISTER ONLINE, Anytown USA

Kate has the great honor of hosting and interviewing guests at the Dolores Huerta 91st birthday celebration! Please regiter and join us for a once in a lifetime opportunity to interact with one of America's most celebrated and iconic freedom fighters. Let’s dream together and become architects of a better future! This is a critical time to invest in our communities and empower ordinary people with the tools they need to build a more equitable, democratic and just society. The Dolores Huerta Peace and Justice Cultural Center will welcome thousands of visitors and activists from around the world with the common goal of building the power and practice of grassroots community organizing. Proceeds from this event will fulfill Dolores’ dream of creating a world class organizing academy during her lifetime.

starting at 25 dollars! Perks!

She/Her

PS 21, Chatham, New York

Nicole Ansari directs local actors musicians and poets in searingly personal monologues on the subject of memory and identity. SHE/HER celebrates eight different women and eight unique stories bound together by the observations of one teenage girl.

20-80$

She/Her

PS 21, Chatham, New York

Nicole Ansari directs local actors musicians and poets in searingly personal monologues on the subject of memory and identity. SHE/HER celebrates eight different women and eight unique stories bound together by the observations of one teenage girl.

20-80$

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