Connecting coasts: from NYC to the Bay, a multi-media evening of women of color sharing their stories of struggle and resistance.
Una Aya Osato (writer/performer) was born and raised in NYC. She works as a performer and educator where she has been a teaching artist at numerous middle and high schools. Una has worked professionally in television, theater and dance. She unveiled her latest one-woman show, Recess, at the South African National Arts Fringe Festival in 2007 and since has been performing it at various theaters, classrooms, community organizations and college campuses around the country.
Una Aya Osato brings us her new one-woman show Recess, an impassioned response to her experiences attending and teaching in NYC's public schools. A performer whose presence demands attention, Una uncovers stories and weaves together the diverse voices of NYC youth to conjure a collective narrative of hope.