Longing for Qeej, a Hmong dance drama, Aug 8th

02 Aug


Minnesota Sunshine, in collaboration with Asian Media Access, and Pan Asian Arts Alliance, opens Longing for Qeej, a Hmong dance drama, at Minnesota Fringe Festival, on August 8 th /5:30pm, 9 th /7pm, 11 th /7pm, 13 th /5:30pm and 14 th /1pm, at University of MN, Raring Center Proscenium, 330 21 st Ave S., Minneapolis campus.

Longing for Qeej is a Dance Drama portraying the origin of Qeej (pronounced as khang), which is a mouth organ with six bamboo pipes of different lengths attached to a wooden air chamber.  This authentic Dance Drama – Longing for Qeej – utilizes narration interweaving acrobatics and traditional Hmong Dances, to re-tell the mystery, creating a seamless cultural conversation from Ancient Asia to Modern America.

For more information, please contact: Asian Media Access at 612-376-7715 and, or

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