november, 2017

17nov(nov 17)5:00 pm18(nov 18)5:00 pmHMSA Heritage Day 2017 – "Unspoken; Mloog Kuv Lub Suab"

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Event Details

Hmong Minnnesota Student Association presents Heritage Day 2017 – “Unspoken; Mloog Kuv Lub Suab” (“Unspoken; Listen to My Voice”), a live theatrical show. This year’s themes involve Rape Culture, Patriarchy, and Mental Health (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Depression).

Synopsis:
This year’s play centers around a rising Hmong attorney named Kajsiab. One day, she receives a file about a physical assault case concerning a Hmong high school student, Keej. As Kajsiab dives deeper into the case, she comes to learn that Keej’s experiences parallels her own.

Will Kajsiab be able to help Keej solve his case?

*Warning: The play contains scenes that some viewers may find disturbing. Please use your best discretion while attending and feel free to take a step out if needed.

Showtimes:
Friday, November 17, 5pm–9pm
Saturday, November 18, 12:30pm–5pm

Location:
North Star Ballroom of St. Paul Student Center
2017 Buford Ave, St. Paul, MN 55108

The event is FREE and open to all. There will be singing and dancing performances as well as a fashion show incorporated into the play, so invite your families and friends to come and enjoy the show! Dinner will be provided on both days during intermission.

* Note that this play will be spoken mostly in Hmong with English subtitles provided.

For questions/concerns, please contact hmsa@umn.edu.

Time

17 (Friday) 5:00 pm - 18 (Saturday) 5:00 pm

Location

American Indian Student Cultural Center

2017 Buford Ave, Falcon Heights, MN 55108-1053, United States

Organizer

HMSA Love

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