Model Minority

A Play
5 characters (3m, 2w)

Synopsis: A comedy in which four sheltered Chinese-American teens want to perform an original rap song for their church’s talent show but none of them know how to DJ. When an African-American student answers their flyer, they all must confront their prejudices. A play about the appropriation of African-American culture by Asian-Americans.

Development History

MADlab
Moving Arts Theatre’s Development Lab
10 month lab that culminates in a public reading October 7 & 8, 2017
Produced by Terence Anthony
MADlab playwrights also include Nayna Agrawal, Makeda Declet, and Jennie Webb

Reading of Model Minority
October 7 at 12pm
The Bootleg Theater, Los Angeles
Directed by Chuma Gault
Starring Devere Rogers, Julian Yuen, Arvin Lee, Anne Yatco, Mia Danelle

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