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Museum at FIT: China Chic: Orientalist Representations in Western Performing Arts,

December 3 @ 6:00 pm


Katie Murphy Amphitheatre

Fred P. Pomertanz Art and Design Center

Phil Chan is co-founder of Final Bow for Yellowface, a movement for change in the ballet community of stereotypes of Asians. From The Nutcracker to Crazy Rich Asians, Chan approaches issues of race and representation by exploring “cultural appropriation” through the lens of dance history — where he finds many parallels to fashion and costuming.

Please note that attending is on a first-come, first-served basis with RSVP.

If you require accommodations due to a disability please contact museuminfo@fitnyc.edu to discuss your needs. The request should be provided with enough time to reasonably setup the accommodation.

Venue: Katie Murphy Amphitheatre

Fred P. Pomerantz Art and Design Center, first floor
7th Avenue and 27th Street