Past Events in 2007

January 10-20
Kristina in NYC!

January 17-19
Kristina presenting at “Under the Radar Fest” as part of “Artist Speed Dating”
The Public Theater, New York City, NY!

January 20- March 10 2007, Saturdays 2-6pm
Kristina teaches BECAUSE, a 6-week Performance/Writing Workshop for Women of Color in Van Nuys, CA
(Program is 8 weeks, 7th week rehearsal, 8th week is public showing)
Part of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs “Artist-in-Residence” Grant

March 5, 7:30pm
Kristina presents 10 minutes of new work at Max 10
Electric Lodge, Venice

March 6, 5:30pm
“The Art of Kristina Wong: Subversive Art and Activism”
Guest Lecture and workshop at UCLA

March 10, 2pm
Final Showing of BECAUSE Workshop with reception
$5 suggested donation
Van Nuys, CA

March 11, 8:30
Kristina’s Stand-Up Debut! (only doing 5 minutes)
$8 with a 2 drink minimum
The Improv, 8162 Melrose Ave.

March 14
KGA Yellow Lounge (Kristina’s students performing) in Long Beach, CA

March 19-24
Kristina in Philadelphia, PA as part ot NPN residency

March 23-24, 8pm
“Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”– EAST COAST PREMIERE!
Painted Bride Art Center
230 Vine Street Philadelphia, PA
Tickets: $20 | Members: $10

March 28
Cornell University in Ithaca, NY
“Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”
Excerpt and talkback

March 31
Mt Holyoke College in South Hadley, MA
“Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”
Excerpt and talkback

April 1-6
Kristina is the guest in residence at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Unit One Allen Hall
Doing a week of workshops, talks, and performance excerpts for students

April 7, 8
Kristina attends writing and performance retreat for “Edge of the World” in Philadelphia, PA

April 9
Edge of the World Preview Performance
Asian Arts Initiative
Philadelphia, PA

April 11, 9:30-11pm
Excerpts of “Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” at DePaul University
Student Center, Room 220, Lincoln Park Campus
Chicago, IL

April 19
Guest Lecturer for UCLA Grad Student Seminar
Instructor: David Wong Louie

May 3
Kristina presents at Creative Capital Event in Los Angeles

May 7
Excerpts of Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest and Q&A
UC Santa Cruz

May 18-19, 8pm
Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest in Los Angeles!
2100 Square Feet Theater
5615 San Vicente Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90019
Tickets: $20
Group Tickets (10 or more) $15
Reservations: 310-998-8765

June 15, 4pm
Kristina on panel discussion “Double Exposure: Connecting Arts Presenters with the Asian American Theater Community”
At the Asia Society
725 Park Avenue at 70th Street, NY, NY
Please join moderator Mark Russell, Producer, Under the Radar Festival, and panelists (in formation) including Bruce Allardice, Ping Chong & Company; June Wilson, Executive Director, National Performance Network; Kristina Wong, Artist; and San San Wong, San Francisco Arts Commission for a lively discussion designed to engage and connect arts presenters and Asian American artists.

June 16, 17, and 18
Kristina performs Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest in full
at First National Asian American Theater Festival in New York City!
Kirk Theater on Theater Row in Manhattan, 410 W 42nd St.
Subway: A, C, E to 42nd St, walk west to theater!
Four shows only!! Free Yarn!
Saturday, June 16 at 8pm
Sunday, June 17 at 3pm and 7pm
Monday, June 18 at 7pm
Tickets are $20, Reservations: 212-352-3101
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June 21, 23, 10pm
Kristina in “Edge of the World”
(My first ensemble show in years!)
La Mama Cabaret
74A East 4th St. NY, NY 10003
Tickets are $20
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July 7, 1pm
Kristina reads a new piece: “The Years of Lying Dangerously”
Double bill with Guillermo Gomez-Pena!
We will also be doing a collaborative piece.
[Inside] the Ford, under the Ford Amphitheater
Tickets are $10
Ford Box Office: 323-461-3673
2580 Cahuenga Blvd. East
Hollywood, CA

July 28, 10-6pm
Kristina teaches performance/writing workshop
part of OUTFLOW
Santa Monica, CA

August 18, 6:00pm
Kristina performs “Checklist”– an excerpt from “Free?”
3rd Annual NewSpeak SLAM!
Nate Holden Performing Arts Center, 4718 W. Washington Blvd., Los Angeles
The Ultimate Asian American Spoken Word line-up!
Click here for flyer
Purchase tickets here
$20 presale/ $25 at the door

August 24, 8:30pm
Kristina performs in OUTFLOW
Artists examining themes of gentrification
Highways Performance Space
1651 18th St. in Santa Monica, $20/$15

August 25, 10pm
Kristina opens for Terrie Huberman’s Hypno-comedy show with a 5 minute stand-up set
Hollywood, CA
Details TBA

August 26, 3:00pm
Kristina performs in OUTFLOW
Artists examining themes of gentrification
Highways Performance Space
1651 18th St. in Santa Monica, $15/$10

September 9, 3:45pm
Kristina reads “The Years of Lying Dangerously”
Cornucopia Storytelling Series
4735 Lankershim Blvd
Actors Workout Studio in North Hollywood

September 15- November 3 (Saturday Afternoons)
Kristina leads “BECAUSE”– a weekly performance/writing workshop for women of color
Guest Artists include Velina Hasu-Houston, Alice Tuan, Grisha Coleman
Van Nuys, CA

September 19
Kristina does stand-up!
Westside Eclectic
Santa Monica, CA

October 4-6
“Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” returns to Berkeley! Encore run!
La Pena Cultural Center
3105 Shattuck Ave. in Berkeley
Tickets are $7-15 Thursday, $12 adv/15 door Friday/Saturday
More info/Advanced Tickets

October 16, 7pm
“Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” at Cal State LA
Music Hall, this event is Free

October 27, 8-9:30pm
Excerpt performance of “The Years of Lying Dangerously “
part of “Humor Us” show
Barnsdall Art Park
Los Angeles, CA
Ticket information

October 29, 4:30pm
Kristina does guest visit at “Asian American Pop Culture Class”
UC Irvine, Prof. Mimura

November 3, 2pm
BECAUSE Final Showing
6901 Lennox Ave (Mid Valley YMCA)
Van Nuys, CA

November 8, 5-7pm
Kristina on “Other Options” Career Panel at UCLA
sponsored by UCLA Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society
Los Angeles, CA

November 9, 8pm
Kristina performs as part of SFWAR (San Francisco Women Against Rape) Fundraiser
San Francisco, CA

November 12, 8pm
Kristina performs in Anatomy Riot
5041 W. Pico Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA
$10 at the door, no reservations

November 15
Kristina on Grant Panel for San Francisco Arts Commission
San Francisco, CA

November 27
Kristina is guest presenter at Theater Class
Cal State San Marcos
Professor: Judy Bauerlein

December 1, 2-3:30pm
Kristina is guest of “The Importance of Telling Your Stories” Panel
Coordinated by the Media Image Coalition, Los Angeles County Commission on Human Relations
at Paramount Studios in conjunction with “Freedom Writers” Screening

December 4-10
Kristina at National Performance Network Annual Meeting
New Orleans, LA

December 9, 9:30am
Kristina performs short excerpt of “Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”
Part of “Artburst” at NPN Meeting
New Orleans, LA

December 19
Kristina in Playreading of “IXNAY”
a new play by Paul Kikuchi
David Henry Hwang Theater
120 Judge John Aiso St. in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles
Part of East West Players/ David Henry Hwang Writers Institute Readings
$5 Suggested donation