Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Wells College, Aurora, NY, Fri, April 29th, 7-9pm

Hi everyone,

Catzie and I will be performing at Wells College in Aurora, NY this Fri as part of their Multicultural Week events--

Wells College Sommer Center
170 Main Street
Aurora, NY 13026

The event is sponsored by POWER (Praising Our Work Race and Ethnicity)

Hope to see you!

Tuesday, April 12, 2011


Family Style
Open Mic Series
Third Fridays of the month:
Friday April 15, 2011 @ 7:30 p.m.
(Doors open at 7 p.m.)

Hosted by YELLOW RAGE (Michelle Myers and Catzie Vilayphonh), our popular monthly Asian American open mic FAMILY STYLE welcomes extended "family" from all communities and cultures.

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Family Style 2011!

Featuring iLL-Literacy!
10 Guest Artists
$5-10 Sliding Scale Admission

*If you bring a group of 5 or more people, one person gets in FREE!*
Friday, April 15, 7:30 pm

iLL-Literacy fuses spoken word, hip-hop, funk, and experimental theater for a unique style. Incorporating sounds from a plethora of artistic influences, ...the iLL-Experience features inventive play with sound and light, while maintaining its wildly entertaining elements. It contains the narrative emotion of a theatrical production, with the intellectual stimulation of a spoken word reading, all with the pace and energy of an arena concert. Don't miss this!

If you have a piece you want to share, come at least 30 minutes before showtime, or sign up here!

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Wednesday, April 06, 2011

Transgressions Colloqium, Rider University, 7pm--TOMORROW!

Hi Everyone,

Sorry for another late post . . . Catzie and I are performing at Rider University tomorrow, Thurs, April 7th.  The Gender and Sexuality Studies Program is sponsoring their annual colloquium, called Transgressions.  The Colloquium   composed of a day of workshop sessions, then Catzie and I close out the conference with an hour-long performance.  Details are below.

Time: Thu Apr 07 2011 11:30 AM  to  09:00 PM
Sweigart Hall Room 115 Auditorium
Organization: ECONOMICS DEPT. 
Description: Gender and Sexuality Studies Program Colloquium

"Transgressions": Gender and Sexuality Studies Colloquium
Thursday, April 7
11:30 a.m. to1 p.m. Lunch and "Clothesline Project" Daly Dining Hall Mercer Room

In Sweigart 115 (Auditorium)
1:1 to 6:45 p.m. Student panels and awards ceremony (3:30 p.m.)
7 to 9 p.m. Yellow Rage "spoken word" performance

Dr. Sharon Mirchandani, Associate Professor of Theory and Composition at Westminster Choir College, Westminster College of the Arts, is the 2011 recipient of the Sadie Ziegler-Bernice Gee Award. The award, established in 1986, honors faculty, staff and administrators who have contributed significantly toward ending gender-based discrimination on campus, in their fields, and in their communities. Dr. Mirchandani?s research has focused extensively upon female composers; her book on a prominent American female composer, entitled Marga Richter, is forthcoming from University of Illinois Press. Dr. Mirchandani will receive her award at the Gender and Sexuality Studies Colloquium at the Lawrenceville campus of Rider University at 3:30 p.m. in Sweigart Auditorium.