'Mekong: SOUL'

Presented by Asia Society Texas Center at Asia Society Texas Center, Houston TX

Feb 17 - 18 2023
'Mekong: SOUL'

Vân-Ánh Vanessa Võ and Apollo Chamber Players; Credit: Ben Doyle

See the exclusive, in-progress Houston premiere of ‘Mekong: SOUL,’ a multi-disciplinary performance piece by Vân-Ánh Vanessa Võ that tells powerful and multi-sensory stories about life on the Mekong River in Southeast Asia.

In their new multi-disciplinary performance piece Mekong: SOUL, Emmy Award-winning musician Vân-Ánh Vanessa Võ and composer Jonathan Berger tell three powerful and multi-sensory stories about life on the Mekong River in Southeast Asia. Through music, the audience follows a journey along the river and hears the sounds of Vietnamese, Khmer, Thai, Lao, and Burmese communities. Through dance, they see the pains of departure from the homeland, as well as the struggles faced by those torn from the river. Through spoken word and moving images, they appreciate the bonds of the mother who

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  • Feb 17, 2023 at 07:00 pm - 08:30 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 18, 2023 at 07:00 pm - 08:30 pm (Sat)

Additional time info:

Friday, February 17, 2023
7 p.m. Performance

Saturday, February 18, 2023
7 p.m. Performance


* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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