Performances

The Latest: Courage to Connect! Imagine. Intersect. Act. | Live Storytelling with Ada Cheng

September 17, 2021

Join Dr. Ada Cheng, a professor-turned-storyteller, solo performer, and storytelling show producer, for a live storytelling event as part of Cook County’s second annual Racial Equity Week. Ada Cheng has also been featured at storytelling shows and done her two solo performances all over the country. She is the producer and the host of four storytelling shows, including Pour One Out, Am I Man Enough?, Talk Stories: An Asian American/Asian Diaspora Storytelling Show, and Speaking Truths Series. She creates platforms for people to tell difficult and vulnerable stories as well as for communities who may not have opportunities otherwise. Her motto: Make your life the best story you tell.

Storytellers in alphabetical order:
Ada Cheng
Alex Ensign
Jolie Evans
Garcia
Sina Sam

Moderator: Denise Barreto

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