The East Side: Creating Harvard's First Asian-American Musical
Struck by the lack of Asian representation in theatre, Julia Riew '22 decided to write a show with Asian American experience at its center. Over the next year, a script was written, music composed, sets built, and scenes rehearsed. Discover how a small idea brought the Harvard community together to create a landmark original Asian American musical.
See the trailer for the video “The East Side: Creating Harvard's First Asian American Musical” to be released April 19, 2021.
created by Jared Leong
supported by the Harvard University Asia Center
graphics and illustrations by Ramona Park
additional footage by Keehup Yong
music by Artlist.io
Special Thanks to:
And the entire The East Side team