About This Artist

Melissa Lewis (顾眉)  is a ChineseAmerican artist working with mixed identities and mediums. Her work has been presented here and abroad. She thinks often of decolonization, mother tongues, and queerness. Melissa has been dreaming and reading about Bruce Lee for the last year, and comes from a background of traditional Chinese folk arts.

 

Current Key Collaborators:

Brenton Cheng. Rose Huey. Kim Ip. Nina Wu.

 

About this Project

An all-Chinese cast performs identity, martial arts technique, and cha-cha. This research-driven, interdisciplinary work considers Bruce Lee and his legacy as local master, film icon and hero.

 

Photos courtesy of Melissa Lewis

Upcoming Events

Tenderloin Day of the Dead Altar Project

Rick Darnell & Jeff Marshall
Fridays, September 7-28, 3-5pm

Archived Events

GIRLFLY 2018

Choreography by Jo Kreiter, Megan Lowe, and GIRLFLY Youth
Wed-Thu, Aug 1-2, 7pm

Tenderloin Arts Working Group

Wed, Aug 1, 10am-11am

Open Calls Mixer

Wed, Jun 27, 5pm-6pm

Open Stage at CounterPulse

Wed, Jun 27, 6:30pm-8:30pm

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