The Geisha Next Door by MIKI YAMASHITA at Stanford University, March 9 from 7 pm

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Performing Arts

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7:00p.m.

Roble Parlor Room, Robel Hall
Stanford University
Stanford, California
United States

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Stanford University presents The Geisha Next Door: A one-woman Asian American comedy, written and performed by Miki Yamashita.

Date & Time: Thursday, March 9, 2006. 7:00 PM.

Location: Roble Parlor Room, Robel Hall, Stanford University

Admission: FREE

**Open to the public. Conversation with artist to follow performance.

    "Miki Yamashita has a beautiful voice and effortless delivery…"
    ---The New York Times

    "In ‘The Geisha Next Door,’ Miki Yamashita has conjured up the rarest of one-woman shows:
    when it’s over, you actually want more of her."
    --- John Markus, Emmy Award-winning producer, The Cosby Show, The Larry Sanders Show

    " ‘The Geisha Next Door’ is very funny, smart, brave, and unexpectedly moving. Like its author and star, it’s a wonderful gift in a small package."
    --- Mark O’Donnell, Tony Award-winning co-author, Hairspray

    "If a geisha were ever to move next door to me, I would definitely want her to be Miki Yamashita!"
    --- Jeff Stilson, Emmy Award-winning head writer, The Chris Rock Show

    "Miki Yamashita is the answer to the question ‘What if Jon Stewart were trapped in the body of
    Ziyi Zhang?’"
    --- Steve O’Donnell, four-time Emmy Award-winning writer, Seinfeld,
    and head writer, The Late Show with David Letterman

Sponsored by: Asian American Studies Program, Asian American Actvities Center, Department of Drama, Nikkei Legacy Project of the Japanese American National Museum and Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity. Stanford University, Asian American Studies program, is an affiliate of the Discover Nikkei web site.

 

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