Queens Memory Live - June 21, 2022

Queens Memory Project team and the QPL bookmobile from 4-8pm on Tuesday, June 21st at Travers Park in Jackson Heights for a showcase of performances from musicians, storytellers, and poets. This live outdoor event will celebrate the third season of the Queens Memory Podcast, “Our Major Minor Voices,” which explores the rich and diverse experiences of our borough’s Asian American communities.

4:15: Dance performance by Kinding Sindaw
4:45: Atlantic Pacific Theatre presents a reading by Kat Almirañez
5:00: Musical performance by Pu Poo Platter
5:30: Poetry reading by Pasang Sherpa
5:45: Musical performance by Matthew Wang
6:15: Poetry reading by Naznin Seamon and Hassanal Abdullah
6:30: Tibetan musical performance by Tenzin Jamyang and Rinzin Dolma
7:00: Reading by Bushra Rehman
7:15: Musical Finale by DJ Rekha

This program is made possible through the support of the New York State Assembly Queens Delegation and is presented as part of the 16th annual Make Music New York celebrations happening across NYC on the first day of summer, June 21st.

This program is part of Queens Rising, a multi-disciplinary arts celebration created to highlight the borough’s culture and creative diversity. To learn more, visit https://queensrising.nyc/.

Photos by: Faye Yuan
Photo by: Melody Cao

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