In honor of Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, La MaMa artists of Asian and Pacific Island descent come together to share their rituals in response to the parallel pandemics: the dual tragedies of racial injustice and COVID-19. A compelling call to explore how art can serve to help us process, heal, and foster social transformation. Artists involved include, HT Chen and Dancers, Ping Chong, Maura Nguyen Donohue, Jinhee Kim, Tom Lee, Pua Ali'i Ilima, Il Kyu Park, Potri Ranka Manis, Kinding Sindaw, Duk Hyung Yoo, Perry Yung, Nai Ni Chen, Saung Budaya, Kate Rigg, Yoshiko Chuma, Marina Celander and Mia Yoo.
A La MaMa Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month Event
Presented by La MaMa and CultureHub, La MaMa is exploring ways to respond creatively to a situation that is potentially changing how we gather as a community in our theatres. La MaMa is working with CultureHub to provide online streaming of select productions and events on Howlround Theatre Commons.