Program & Events

Closing Gala / Shows

May 31, 2015
Far East Cafe
631 Grant Ave @ Sacramento Street
San Francisco Chinatown

The big buzz is here. "Generations" , May 31st, produced for the Asian Pacific American Pacific Affair's (APAPA) Closing Gala Celebration of the 150 Year Anniversary of the first Chinese Railroad Workers hired to work on the western side of The Transcontinental Railroad.

“Generations” is a live performance music tribute to the historic 1961; five Oscar nominated film Flower Drum Song. The film depicts San Francisco Iconic, Forbidden City Nightclub where the first generations of Asian American dancers and singers of the 50’s and 60’s entertained. Many of these performers were assumed descendants of the Chinese Railroad Workers. A special Life Achievement Award will be presented to actress Nancy Kwan, star of the Flower Drum Song and the World of Suzie Wong, whose ground breaking career helped open the door to the acceptance of actors of Asian Ancestry in major Hollywood film roles.

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