“Grandpa Idols” JiJi-POP

Jiji-POP
Jiji-POP - a music group of five grandfathers, ages ranging from 59 to 80 (an average age of 67.4) are representing Kochi, as a part of the city’s promotional Kochi-ke ALL STARS (高知家 ALL STARS) Nippon Positive Project. The group is being promoted as the first “Grandpa Idol Group.” In fact, the “jiji” (爺) in the group’s name is an...

Shen Yun Performing Arts ‘Absolutely Beautiful’

Shen Yun
The Chinese people have long held that their magnificent culture was a gift from heaven. Art was primarily a means to explore the connection between humankind and the higher universe. Through the universal language of music and dance, Shen Yun weaves a wondrous tapestry of heavenly realms, ancient legends, and modern heroic tales, taking you on a journey through 5,000...

Festival of Indonesia: Unity in Diversity

The Festival of Indonesia had an excellent turnout. The goal was to spread awareness of the rich cultural diversity of the Indonesian islands and it did just that. The food stalls filled with halls with the Indonesian cuisine’s unique aromas, while the other stalls ranged from clothes and jewelry to art and decorative items. Indonesians from all around the...

APAC’s 10th Annual Assembly: The Force Awakens

David Choi at the 10th Annual APAC Assembly 2015
The Asian Pacific American Coalition at UCF - APAC was created due to a great need and certain crisis. According to the UCF Office of Diversity Initiatives 2001 Report on the Status of Ethnic and Racial Minorities, Asian American students were found to be the least satisfied of any group with their experiences at UCF. Despite this, nothing was done...

Music on Mills Festival

Music on Mills Festival
What: Music on Mills Festival, second annual fundraiser for the Mills 50 Mainstreet District When: Saturday November 14, 2015 4:30pm to 2:00am Venues: Will’s Pub, BART, St. Matthew’s Tavern (Patio & Inside Stage), Wally’s Mills Avenue Liquors (Outside Stage) Tickets: $10 in advance; $15 day of. Advance tickets: www.Willspub.org Bands: Tony Cook's Trunk-O-Funk, Control This!, The New Lows, The Bloody Jug Band, Leisure Chief,...
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