Past Events in 2006

January 2-10
Kristina writing and reading her novel in Plainfield, VT

January 11-16
Kristina in NYC!

January 19-22
Artists Exchange Retreat in Philadelphia, PA
Performance and Teach-in

February 7
Kristina presents a Lecture/Demo at UCI Pop Culture Class in Irvine, CA

March 3, 7-8pm
Kristina as “Fannie Wong, Former Miss Chinatown 2nd Runner Up” hosts an evening of performance
Part of the 4th Annual Crossing Borders Ethnic Studies Conference
at Mercado La Paloma, 3655 S. Grand Ave, Los Angeles

March 13, 11-2pm
Kristina on panel with other “Extremely Successful Alumni”(in Vic Marks’ words, not mine!) of WAC Department, UCLA
World Arts and Cultures Seminar Class at UCLA
Kaufman Hall, Room 208

March 17, 8pm
Showing of New Work on gentrification at Asian Arts Initiative in Philadelphia, PA
1315 Cherry St. in Philly

April 3, 7:30pm
Showing of New Work at Max 10 at the Electric Lodge in Venice, CA

April 25
Guest presentation at CSU Long Beach (Filmmaker Karen Lin is presenting too!)

May 11, noon
Kristina performs a preview of “Free?” at San Francisco State

May 11-17
Kristina in Bay Area for NPN residency to re-work “Free?”

May 18, 8pm
Kristina plays “Free?” (80% new!) at the Bay Area Hip Hop Theater Festival
La Pena Cultural Center in Berkeley
Details Here

June 4, 1pm
Kristina’s Birthday and Performance!
(I’m showing some new new new excerpts of “Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” with a handful of other artists showing new work.)
Angel’s Gate Cultural Center
3601 South Gaffey Street, San Pedro, California 90731
For more info, go to www.teada.org or contact TeAda Productions at 310-998-8765 or leilani@teada.org
Pay-what-you-can
Reception to follow!

June 21, 7:30pm
Kristina’s first ever performance in NYC!!!
Excerpts of “Free?” at the NYC Hip Hop Theater Festival
The Public Theater’s Anspacher Theater in Manhattan
Tickets: $25 regular, $10 students & seniors, group discounts available
Buy tickets and view line up here

July 1
Kristina does performance for opening of “Between Past and Future: New Photography and Video from China”
Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum
Information on exhibit is here.

July 2-8
Kristina at VONA Voices Writing Residency in San Francisco

July 9-13
Kristina will be in SF doing research for “Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”

July 13, 7-9 pm
Kristina is featured reader at Poetry Mission
Oops, Kristina had to cancel this event, but go anyway to watch other poets.

July 20-22, 8:30pm
Kristina does excerpts of “Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” at REDCAT’s NOW FESTIVAL
Downtown Los Angeles
Event and Ticket Information here

July 29, 1:00pm
Kristina does different excerpts than the week before of “Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” (more reading-esque)
at Ford Summer Playreading Series
(Also reading is Philip Kan Gotanda’s “White Manifesto”)
[Inside] the Ford Theatre of the John Anson Ford
2580 Cahuenga Blvd., East, Hollywood, CA 90068
Tickets are $5

August 1-6
Kristina at Creative Capital Artists Retreat in Upstate NY.

August 7-21
Kristina sublets a Manhattan apartment in NYC pretending like she’s bi-coastal and imagining that she’s on Sex in the City. (But hopefully inbetween she’ll be performing or something.. we’ll see. Hint hint… BOOK ME!)

September 21, 2006
Kristina performs at
APALC’s 7th Annual Joseph Ileto Commemorative Event
JAPANESE AMERICAN NATIONAL MUSEUM
369 East First Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
at 5:30pm (during Welcome Reception)
FREE!

October 5
Guest Presenter at UCLA class (Instructor, Dan Froot)
“The Art of Rehearsing”
Department of World Arts and Cultures

October 14, 2:00-4:30p
Kristina shows excerpt of work at [Inside] the Ford Amphitheater
2580 Cahuenga Boulevard East
part of, WORD UP! event
$10, free parking on site
Tickets: www.fordamphitheatre.org or 323 GO 1-FORD (461-3673)

October 16-30
Kristina workshopping “Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s” Nest in Austin, TX

October 25
Kristina guest presents lecture demo of her work at UT Austin

October 29
Informal Reading of “Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” at the Off Center Theater in Austin, TX.

November 7-9
Kristina in Residence at University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Workshops and staged reading of “Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”

November 7- 1:00-2:30pm, Asian American Literature Class visit (Instructor, Sarita See)
November 8- 7pm, staged reading of “Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” Rackham Amphitheater
November 9- 4:00-5:30pm, performance workshop

November 9-13
Kristina in attendance at National Performance Network Annual Meeting
Cedar Rapids, Iowa

November 21
Guest Presenter at Cal State LA
Gender and Race Course (Instructor, Reina Prado)

November 24&25
Kristina shows new work at POP TARTS
curated by Marcus Kuiland Nazario
Highways Performance Space, Santa Monica, CA
Details TBA

November 29
Guest Presenter at UCLA class (Instructor, Dan Froot)
“Building Web Presence for Artists “
Department of World Arts and Cultures

December 9, 8pm— ONE NIGHT ONLY!
Premiere of “Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”
La Pena Cultural Center
3105 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA
$12, $10 students w/ID.
http://lapena.org/event/319
Buy tickets online! http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/9025

December 12, 7:30pm
Kristina performs as part of “Spoken City” an event curated by YOUTHSPEAKS
Cafe Royale, 800 Post St.
San Francisco, CA
$5 suggested donation

December 13
Kristina teaches performance workshop for San Jose Youth

December 15-16, 2006, 8pm
MACLA, Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana, Inc.
“Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”
510 South First Street, San Jose, CA
Tickets are $5-10
http://www.maclaarte.org

*Knitters and crafters (both cuckoo and not) are invited to bring their knitting to the theater and knit in the audience during the shows.