Community Events

07/16/2011: Sulu DC presents Miss Fortune: Spotlight on AAPI Women in Hip-Hop

From Sulu DC:

Now announcing our July show!

This all-female hip-hop showcase will highlight the true definition of “Amazians.” The powerful lyrics, songs and movement of this fierce lineup of Asian American and Pacific Islander women will shatter all glass ceilings and minority myths. Don’t think “Tiger Moms” or even Tiger daughters. No Dragon Ladies here. These women know boom bap, and they’re coming to show and prove.

Saturday, July 16, 2011
7:30 – 9:30 pm
U Street Music Hall, 1115A U Street NW DC
Tickets are $10 online and $15 at the door.
Please note that this is an 18+ show.

FEATURING

  • Bay Area sensation ROCKY RIVERA
  • New York rapper-violinist duo MISNOMER(S)
  • Hip-hop dance performance by KICKROCKS CREW
  • HBO spoken word poet KELLY ZEN-YIE TSAI as host and performer
  • Sounds by THE PINSTRIPED REBEL on the decks

AFTERPARTY: Jin Lounge (2017 14th Street NW DC 20009)

Funded in part by the DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities, an agency supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.

MANY THANKS to our community loudspeakers for supporting the show:

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