Category Archives: folktale

The Emperor’s Nightingale – A Review

I attended the press opening and reception of  The Emperor’s Nightingale, a children’s play, playing at Adventure Theater in Glen Echo, April 22 through May 30.  They gave me three tickets for helping promote it.  (I’m guessing I already did … Continue reading

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First Celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month – Elementary School

I wrote a couple months ago about how I ended up volunteering to be the Asian Culture Chair at my child’s school in February of this year. Our school celebrated Asian Pacific American Heritage Month (May) for the first time … Continue reading

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Promoting Asian Culture at School

Danny started Kindergarten in the fall and a couple of people involved with the PTA asked me to be the Asian American Liaison for the PTA.  I just didn’t think that a white person would be welcomed to be the … Continue reading

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A Japanese Folktale – Anime Momotaro

I first read the Washington Post headline of their review for Anime Momotaro and decided immediately I wanted to see this play at Imagination Stage.  Then I read the whole review and was sure I had to see it.  It … Continue reading

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