ATASK hosts ‘You for Me for You’ talkback Jan. 31

In 1993 ATASK raised awareness and funds for the first shelter and advocacy services for domestic violence survivors in New England with performances featuring Asian American artists. ATASK is thrilled to be collaborating with Company One in hosting playwright Mia Chung at the NE Premiere of her play “You for Me for You,” the first of ATASK’s anniversary celebration events in 2013. Continue reading

Sisters cross time and space in play ‘You for Me for You’

Two sisters sacrifice for one another in Mia Chung’s hauntingly lovely play “You for Me for You.” Junhee (Jordan Clark) and Minjee (Giselle Ty) are alone in the world, having lost their parents and family. Living at subsistence level in North Korea, the sisters fight for survival and for each other. Continue reading

Korean playwright to unveil play in Boston

Playwright Mia Chung celebrated her new play in Boston on Jan. 5.

Chung’s play “You for Me for You” will be presented by Company One from Jan. 8 to Feb. 16 at the Boston Center for the Arts Plaza Theatre. The new play was produced in November by the Woolly Mammoth Theatre in Washington, D.C., the first of Chung’s works to appear onstage. Continue reading

Event Calendar (Dec. 28 – Jan. 10)

Youth Symphony Orchestra New Year Concert
Saturday, Jan. 12
7:30 p.m.
Newton North High School Lasker Auditorium
457 Walnut St.
Newton, MA 02460

The Asian Cultural Center and the Greater Boston Asian-American Youth Symphony Orchestra is holding the 2013 New Year Concert at Newton North High School. The junior string orchestra will perform Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No.3, and the senior symphonic orchestra will perform the Yellow River Piano Concerto. Talented youth musicians are invited to bring fantastic music and blessings for the New Year to the audience. Continue reading