TAP-DC at Sound of the Ocean by U Theatre

Title: U Theatre: Sound of the Ocean Location: 8000 York Road, Towson, MD 21204: Stephens Hall Theatre, Towson University Link out: Click here Description: Maryland Premiere—ONE SHOW ONLY! Lecture/Demo: Wednesday, March 24, 7 p.m. Performance: Thursday, March 25, 8 p.m. Stephens Hall Theatre, Towson University: 8000 York Road, Towson, MD 21204 Beating out magic rhythms from Taiwan, the U-Theatre's performance conveys a mystical experience of existence. The New York Times describes:…

Chai Found Music Workshop in Wilmington, DE

Event: Silk and Bamboo: A Musical Journey to Taiwan presented by Chai Found Music Workshop Location: Cab Calloway School of the Arts, 100 North Dupont Road, Wilmington, Delaware 19807 Date: Friday, March 19, 2010 Time: 7:00 PM Chai Found Music Workshop is one of the foremost ensembles of Chinese Chamber Music in the world. Founded in 1991, the group is dedicated to a style of traditional music strongly rooted in improvisation. The group has performed traditional and contemporary Chinese …

TAP-DC Dim Sum Lunch in Washington, DC

Ping Pong Dim Sum, 900 7th St NW, Washington, DC Sunday, March 14, 2010 12:00pm - 2:00pm TAP-DC Dim Sum Lunch Join TAP-DC in a Dim Sum extravaganza in the city. The restaurant Ping Pong just opened up a couple of months ago and is already praised as one of the best and most trendy Dim Sum restaurants in the metro DC area. The restaurant is right next to the Chinatown - Gallery Place Metro Station. Come out and enjoy the spring weather with new and old Taiwanese friends! We are making…

Exit Clov Performances to Debut Memento Mori

Title: Exit Clov Performances to Debut Memento Mori Location: East Coast Link out: Click here Description: Our favorite twin sister musicians, Susan and Emily Hsu, are at it again! Their band, Exit Clov, will be playing along the east coast to debut songs off their long awaited and very first LP, Memento Mori! The album has just been released and features 11 original tracks. The record can be streamed for free at: http://www.exitclov.com Nothing beats checking out Exit Clov live! Catch them…

TAP-DC’s 2010 New Year New Friends TAPpy Hour

Title: TAP-DC's 2010 New Year New Friends TAPpy Hour Location: Temple Lounge, 4001 Fairfax Dr, Arlington, VA Link out: Click here Description: Come hang out with fellow Taiwanese Americans in the first happy hour from Taiwanese American Professionals - Washington, D.C. Area (TAP - DC) in 2010. They'll be chilling at Temple Lounge in Arlington. Drink specials and sushi specials are available until 8:00pm. The lounge is walkable from the Ballston metro. See you guys there! Start Time: 18:00 Date:…

New Jersey Area High School Scholarships Available

The Taiwanese Association of America Northern New Jersey Chapter (TAA-NNJ) is offering scholarships for ABT (American-born Taiwanese) or new immigrants of Taiwan origin. Eligibility: High School full time students (grades 9-12) currently studying in Bergen, Passaic, and Morris Counties in New Jersey and Rockland County in New York. All it takes is completion of an application and an essay on one of the following topics by January 31, 2010: 1. What do you believe is the importance of building…

Interested in Volunteering with TAP-NY?

Title: Interested in Volunteering with TAP-NY? Location: New York Description: For anyone that is interested in getting involved with Taiwanese American Professionals New York chapter, please save the date 1/17/2010. They are having a lunch meeting for anyone that would like to get involved with organizing future events and volunteer their time to continue to make TAP-NY a successful organization in New York. More about TAP: http://tacl.org/classic/tap/index.html http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=15062258762 Please…

Yankee Holiday Dinner with TAP-Boston

Title: Yankee Holiday Dinner with TAP-Boston Location: Jo Jo Taipei Link out: Click here Description: TAP-Boston warmly invites you to join us on Thursday, December 10, 2009 at 7pm for a Taiwanese "Yankee" dinner at Jo Jo Taipei! RSVP -- via Facebook event page -- via email if you don't have Facebook or are bringing someone not on Facebook: [email protected] RSVP REQUIRED... Please RSVP by Monday, December 7, as "Yes, Attending" so we can make the group reservation in advance. WHY…

The Dawen “American Me” Tour

Title: The Dawen “American Me” Tour Location: New York Link out: Click here Description: Dawen’s "American Me" Fall Tour continues with stops in Los Angeles, New York, and Hong Kong. Hey New Yorkers! Dawen will be playing four shows in New York from December 4-7 before heading to his next stop in Hong Kong. Dawen will be performing his special solo/acoustic set of songs off his just released debut album "American Me" along with a few special covers. And as if that wasn’t enough,…