USC Pacific Asia Museum

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46 North Los Robles Avenue
Pasadena, California 91101
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Fusion Fridays at Pacific Asia Museum

Fusion Fridays

Summer Nights 2013

7:30-10:30 p.m.
Free for members, $15 nonmembers

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Join us for Pacific Asia Museum's fourth season of our popular Fusion Friday series! Enjoy a dynamic mix of art in the galleries, interactive experiences and live performances, all within the museum’s iconic building.

Cocktail or Asian attire is encouraged for this indoor and outdoor event. Each evening features special performances and activities (listed below), and also include DJs spinning in the courtyard, a cash bar, and L.A.’s best food trucks in the parking lot. Our partner Angel City Brewery will be pouring at the bar.

Private pre-party packages are available. Your group can enjoy early entry with happy hour pricing. Contact for more info.

Please note that Fusion Fridays are designed for adults.

Fusion Fridays 2013

May 17
Our 2013 premiere will feature a beautiful Indonesian shadow puppet performance plus peeks behind the scenes, live gamelan music, and DJ Arshia’s special Bollywood dance mix!
Food trucks: India Jones, Komodo, Paradise Cookies

June 21
Experience the dramatic haka warrior dance and more by Le Polynesia, catch the summer spirit with traditional Japanese festival dances, get arty with an activity inspired by special exhibition Takashi Tomo-oka, enjoy delicious treats from leading food trucks, plus music, dancing and drinks!  
Performance Schedule:
8:15 Japanese Festival Dances
9:15 Maori Haka Warrior Dance
Food trucks: Mandoline Grill, Mighty Boba, Waffles de Liege

July 19
Watch a dynamic Korean drum performance, elegant Thai dancers and shake it on the dance floor to K-Pop tracks. Plus, make your own Thai headdress, and get inspired by Thai and Korean works in the galleries.
Performance Schedule:
8:15 p.m. Thai Umbrella Dance
9:15 p.m. Korean Arirang Dance and Three Drum Dance
Food trucks: Grilled Cheese Truck, Mandoline Grill, Paradise Cookies 

August 16
Close out another season of Fusion Fridays as a Chinese Lion Dance kicks off the evening and DJ Jeremy Loudenback spins bhangra beats all night long.
Performance Schedule:
8:15 p.m. Bhangra lesson and demonstration
9:15 p.m. Lion Dance
Food trucks: India Jones, Don Chow, Mighty Boba 

Thanks to our 2013 Fusion Fridays sponsors: Toyota Financial Services, Wells Fargo, KPCC, Angel City Brewery, and Yelp!

Wells Fargo Toyota Financial Services KPCC Angel City Brewery Yelp!