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AAPI Healing Circle
June 14, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
An event every 2 weeks that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, repeating until August 24, 2021
AAPI Healing Circle
Every Other Monday, 7pm ET, June 14 to August 23, 2021
Open to all individuals who identify as AAPI (Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders). We welcome all AAPI community members from wherever you are.
Hosted by Facilitator and Artist Christine Toy Johnson (DEI Committee Chair, Dramatists Guild of America) the AAPI Healing Circle is a safe and dedicated space specifically for people who identify as Asian and/or Pacific Islander to commune, share responses, ideas, love; celebrate joy, culture, connectivity, and to navigate this turbulent moment in our culture with solidarity and a sense of community. This is a chance to have space to talk, listen to offerings, and breathe together. This event is free of charge. Registration is required.
The AAPI Healing Circle begins promptly at 7pm ET every other Monday Night from June 14th until August 23rd.
Disclaimer: this is a welcoming community space, and is not designed as a therapeutic session. All in the AAPI community are welcome to attend.
About the Facilitator
Christine Toy Johnson
Christine Toy Johnson is an award-winning writer, actor, director and advocate for inclusion. Her written works have been produced and/or developed by the Roundabout, Village Theatre, Barrow Group, Prospect Theatre, Weston Playhouse, O’Neill, Women’s Theatre Festival, Ars Nova, CAP 21, Greater Boston Stage Company, Abingdon Theatre Company, Towne Street Theatre and more and are included in the Library of Congress’s Asian Pacific American Performing Arts Collection (Playwrights Division). She is an alum of the BMI Musical Theatre Writing Workshop, was a 2016 fellow of The Writers Lab (supported by Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman and Oprah Winfrey), serves on the Council of the Dramatists Guild and is host of the Guild’s podcast "Talkback" on Broadway Podcast Network. As an actor, Christine has appeared extensively on Broadway, Off-Broadway, in regional theatres across the country and nearly 100 television and film appearances including recurring guest star roles on Marvel’s “Iron Fist”, “Bull”, “The Americans”, “You”, “Law and Order: SVU” and more and is on "extended intermission" from the North American tour of COME FROM AWAY. Co-founding member of AAPAC (Asian American Performers Action Coalition). Rosetta LeNoire, JACL, Asian American Arts Alliance, Obie awards for advocacy in diversity and inclusion. For details, please visit www.christinetoyjohnson.com
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Monday, July 26 at 7pm ET
Monday, August 9 at 7pm ET
Monday, August 23 at 7pm ET