Cynthia Lin Performs at Googie’s in NYC

Date: Monday, January 31, 2011 Time: 8:00pm - 10:30pm Location: Googie's Lounge At The Living Room Address: 154 Ludlow St, New York, NY Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=127472120651316Check out Taiwanese American singer-songwriter Cynthia Lin during her stop through NYC (just after her workshops and performances at the ITASA East Coast conference at Princeton).Also performing is talented singer-songwriter Alfa, who recently made an appearance on Dawen's "Beauty…

“The People I’ve Slept With” Plays at UT Austin

Date: Friday, February 4, 2011 Time: 8:00 PM Location: Texas Union Theatre (UNB 2.228), UT Austin Directions: 24th and Guadalupe, across from the University Co-opIf you're in the area, be sure to check out this great indie film "The People I've Slept With," which stars two wonderful Taiwanese American actresses - Karin Anna Cheung and Lynn Chen.Synopsis: A pregnant woman (Karin Anna Cheung) embarks on a quest to find the identity of her baby's father. While looking back through her wild sexual…

Spoken Word Artist Kelly Tsai and Name-Your-Own-Price Album for Download

Check this out: Spoken word poet Kelly Zen-Yie Tsai is offering a name-your-own-price download of her newest album "Further She Wrote," which folks can download via Bandcamp through January 2011.Whether you pay 10 cents or $10 (or nothing at all), you can check out her latest stuff! However, we suggest that you support this talented woman who is making waves in the spoken word arts community by donating what you can...Go here for the album download: http://kellytsai.bandcamp.com/album/further-she-wrote"Raw,…

AU REVOIR TAIPEI on Comcast Video-On-Demand for the month of January!

This is really exciting: For the month of January, the critically-acclaimed film by Taiwanese American director Arvin Chen, AU REVOIR TAIPEI, is available to all Comcast subscribers in the US. It's not even out on DVD yet, so this is the only way many of you will be able to watch the film if you didn't catch it on the film festival circuit last year.After screenings around the world, and awards in Berlin and San Francisco, AU REVOIR TAIPEI makes its on-demand premiere this month! Be sure not…

Lunar New Year Celebration with TAP in San Diego

Date: Saturday, January 29, 2011 Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm Location: Taiwan Center Address: 7838 Wilkerson Court, San Diego, CA Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=186628141366400Happy Lunar New Year!2011 is the Year of the Rabbit, so hop on over to the Taiwan Center on Saturday, January 29 to celebrate with Taiwanese American Professionals – San Diego (TAP-SD)! This annual celebration starts with dinner (dinner box) and is followed by an evening of performances.…

Comedian Sheng Wang on Comedy Central – January 28

Taiwanese American Texan comedian Sheng Wang has a half-hour special airing on "Comedy Central Presents" on January 28, 2011 at 11:30 pm.Be sure to tune in! Check local listings for exact showtimes.Support the Facebook event page for this broadcast: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=159858604065084Sheng developed and honed his comedy in the thriving standup community of the San Francisco Bay Area. He performs jokes based on personal experiences with intense honesty and ill logic.…

Illinois College Students! It’s Time for Winter Wonderland Semi-Formal!

Date: Friday, January 28, 2011 Time: 8:00pm - 11:00pm Location: YMCA First Floor, Latzer Hall (Chalmers and Wright) Hosted by the Taiwanese American Students Club of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=126239937441951Sleigh bells ring, are you listening? At the Y, girls are glistening, A beautiful site, we're happy tonight, Dancing at TASC winter wonderland~It's cold outside, but we can warm up by dancing the night…

Spoken Word Poet Kelly Tsai Performs in Memphis, TN

Date: Thursday, January 27, 2011 Time: 7:00 PM-8:30 PM Location: University Center Theater, University of Memphis Address: Memphis, TN Free"Raw, evocative, insightful...Kelly is a contemporary visionary who is helping to change the world, one poem at a time." — Celeste Hamilton, Action Without Borders/Idealist.orgKELLY ZEN-YIE TSAI is a Chicago-born, Brooklyn-based Chinese Taiwanese American spoken word artist who fights for cultural pride and survival through how she spits and how…

TAPpy Hour at Union Jack’s in the DC Area

Date: Thursday, January 27, 2011 Time: 5:30pm - 8:00pm Location: Union Jack's Address: 4915 St. Elmo Ave., Bethesda, MD Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=194464527230881Taiwanese American Professionals - Washington, D.C. Area's (TAP - DC) last social was so successful, we're having another! It's been a while since we had an event in Maryland, so we're going to Union Jack's in Bethesda next Thursday, Jan 27th for their $1 Miller Lite night. For those who haven't been…

Join TAP-LA’s “TAPpy Hour” at Gonpachi in Beverly Hills

Date: Wednesday, January 26, 2011 Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm Location: Gonpachi Address: 134 N La Cienega Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=181883475175746Come network with Taiwanese American Professionals - Los Angeles (TAP-LA) as we return to the West side with our first TAPpy Hour of the year! This event will be FREE for everyone as a kick-off to 2011, so please invite your friends & don't forget to bring your business cards!We encourage…