Local playwright Sun Mee Chomet to stage her one-woman play in D.C.

Theater J 1529 16th St. NW, Washington, DC, DC, United States

Twin Cities actor Sun Mee Chomet will perform her one-woman play How to Be a Korean Woman, at Theater J in Washington D.C., from January 4 through 14. How to Be a Korean Woman is part-commentary and part-satire on the experiences of  a Korean American adoptee woman who returns to Korea for the first time, […]

Theater Mu to host cabaret for Lunar New Year

North Garden Theater 929 West Seventh Street, St. Paul, MN, United States

The Twin Cities Asian American theater organization Theater Mu will host a cabaret for Lunar New Year February 3 at the North Garden Theater in St. Paul. The Theater Mu 2024 Lunar New Year Cabaret is an annual fundraising event. This year’s cabaret will feature lion dancing, live music, comedy and merriment, and some complimentary […]


Korean-themed concert to be held at Northwestern University

Galvin Recital Hall 70 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston,, IL, United States

The Sejong Cultural Society will hold a concert of Korean-themed music on Sunday, February 4 at 2 p.m. with a 4 p.m. reception, at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois.  The concert will be comprised of required pieces used in the Society’s annual music competition. The Society has commissioned numerous composers to craft pieces with Korean […]


Jangmi Arts to hold Seollal Lunar New Year Celebration

White Bear Lake High School South Campus 3551 McKnight Rd. N., White Bear Lake, MN, United States

JangMi Arts, a school for Korean dance and drumming in the Twin Cities, will hold its annual Seollal (Lunar New Year) Celebration on Saturday, February 10, with activities from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The celebration will include a Korean traditional marketplace with Korean American organization info tables, a lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 […]

HANA Center to celebrate Year of the Blue Dragon

Hana Center 4300 North California Avenue, Chicago, IL, United States

HANA Center in Chicago will hold a Lunar New Year celebration for the Year of the Blue Dragon on Saturday, February 10, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the center, located at 4300 N. California Ave. The event will include a poongmulnori (traditional drumming) performance, with opportunities to try the traditional drums,  New Year blessings, […]

Free webinar on gendered impact of the Korean War

Free webinar on gendered impact of the Korean War A webinar in observance of International Women’s Day entitled The Gendered Impact of the Korean War; Past, Present and Future will be held Wednesday, March 6 at 6 p.m. (CST). The event will include two feminist scholar-activists: Suzy Kim, professor of Korean history at Rutgers University; […]


Percussionist/composer Jin Hi Kim to play two dates in Minnesota/Wisconsin

Abbot Concert Hall 420 E Cascade Ave., River Falls, WI, United States

Korean percussionist and composer Jin Hi Kim will perform an original work, with some local musical help, in two March performances: the first in River Falls, Wisconsin and the second in St. Paul. The first concert of Kim’s commissioned work Ritual for the Earth 2024 will take place at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls (UWRF) […]


Jin Hi Kim to perform new music concert at Studio Z in St. Paul

Studio Z 275 East Fourth Street, Suite 200, St. Paul, MN, United States

Korean percussionist and composer Jin Hi Kim will perform an original work, with some local musical help, in St. Paul on March 16. The event is the second of two local March performances: the first is at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls on March 14. The concert, entitled Living Sounds: Music of Jin Hi Kim, […]


New American Leaders offers women’s training program

A program targeted to Asian American women, called AAPI Women Ready to Lead will be presented March 22 to 24 in Las Vegas by the non-profit organization New American Leaders (NAL). NAL’s Ready to Lead program is dedicated to preparing first- and second-generation Americans to run and win as candidates for public office and/or have […]


Korean modern art exhibit upcoming at MIA

Minneapolis Institute of Arts 2400 3rd Ave. S., Minneapolis, United States

The Minneapolis Institute of Art (MIA) announced today a new exhibition of contemporary Korean art to be exhibited at the museum’s Target Galleries March 23 through June 23. The exhibit is entitled The Shape of Time: Korean Art after 1989, and organized by the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Tickets are $20, with additional discounts for MIA members. Using a variety of mediums, including ceramics, painting, fiber, photography, […]


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