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Active Cultures: Holding on to History in China & The Art of Sumo in America

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© Courtesy of Pacific Asia Museum
Active Cultures: Holding on to History in China & The Art of Sumo in America

46 North Los Robles Avenue
Pasadena , CA 91101
October 28th, 2010 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

QUICK FACTS
EVENT TYPE:  
Performance
WEBSITE:  
http://www.pacificasiamuseum.org
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
pasadena/glendale
PHONE:  
626-449-2742 ext 10
OPEN HOURS:  
Wed-Sun 10-6
TAGS:  
q & a session, sumo, food tasting, China performance
COST:  
$10 general, free to museum members.

DESCRIPTION

Jonathan S. Bell, a heritage professional with years of experience in China and Andrew Freund, Director of USA Sumo. The evening will feature a live sumo performance by elite- level sumo wrestlers, including the three-time World Sumo Champion.

Come out of hibernation for a dynamic winter series that explores the diverse cultures of Asia and the Pacific islands through food, drink, art, fashion and history! Each evening pairs two experts from the world of art and culture, with conversation continuing over drinks and a select food tasting by local restaurants.

7:00pm – Galleries, bar open
8:00pm – Jonathan S. Bell, Heritage Professional in China and Tibet
8:30pm – Andrew Freund, Director of USA Sumo
9:00pm – Q&A
9:30pm – Food Tasting