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New Eyes Festival 1999

NEW EYES FESTIVAL 1999

February 5 - 7, 1999

 

NEW EYES FESTIVAL OF NEW WORKS

Staged readings of scripts by contemporary Asian American playwrights.

VENUE INFO

This festival will take place at The Playwrights' Center, located at 2301 E Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55406.

 

THE SERIES


TALES OF THE STARFRUIT TREE


THE RAVEN IN THE STARFRUIT TREE

written & directed by R.A. SHIOMI

CAST: Rose Chu, Sandy Agustin, Kiseung Rhee, Huong Tran, Cha Yang, and Sun Mee Chomet


MID-AUTUM MEMORIES

by THIEN-BAO THUC PHI
directed by RICK SHIOMI

CAST: Chang Yang,Sun Mee Chomet, Kiseung Rhee, Huong Tran, Rose Chu, and Sandy Agustin

THE TALE OF THE DANCING CRANE

written & directed by R.A. SHIOMI
folk dance choreography by KIYOKO MOTOYAMA

CAST: Zaraawar Mistry, Mark Adzick, Suzanne Burrows, Katie Leo, and Rick Shiomi

THE ANKLET & SHILLAPADIKAARAM

by IIANGO ADIGAL
adapted & directed by ZARAAWAR MISTRY
music & vocals by NIRMALA RAJASHEKAR

CAST: Katie Leo, Jennifer Weir, Lia Rivamonte, Ajay Singh, Aparna Ramaswamy, Katie Leo, Ajay Singh, Lia Rivamonte, and Akshay Mehta

JAMAL THE CONSTABLE

adapted by LIA RIVAMONTE
from the short story by G.S. SHARAT CHANDRA
directed by LIA RIVAMONTE

CAST: Zaraawar Mistry

A POCKETFUL OF DUST

by VEENA DEO
in collaboration with ZARAAWAR MISTRY
directed by ZARAAWAR MISTRY

CAST: Steven Frankenfield and Zaraawar Mistry

SONG OF THE PIPA

by GAO HONG, ZARAAWAR MISTRY, and R.A. SHIOMI
directed by ZARAAWAR MISTRY
music by GAO HONG

CAST: Mark Adzick and Lotis Key