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Gender Roles Playing on Stage: Traditional Chinese Opera with Contemporary Asian Drag

  • Dr. Sun Yat-sen Classical Chinese Garden 578 Carrall Street Vancouver, BC, V6B 5K2 Canada (map)

Performances at 7:45 & 8:30 pm

Advance Tickets: $15 via Eventbrite
Limited tickets at the door and by donation.

Featuring Yuk Fung Cheung, Hoi Seng Ieong, Rose Butch & Maiden China
Music by DJ Ian Widgery (Shanghai Divas)

A magical one-night cross-cultural and community event highlighting artists of Chinese opera, drag, and alternative music. Audiences will be treated to a mashup of these gender-bending genres in a celebration of the rich history of Cantonese Opera as a folk-art form in Chinatown and other Chinese communities.

Presented by Paul Wong Projects/Occupying Chinatown
With Community Partner Vancouver Arts and Leisure Society
As part of Alternative Pride Festival

Later Event: August 4
Strathcona Artisan Market