Ping Chong

47 Great Jones Street, New York, NY 10012
T: 212 529 1557 F: 212 529 1703
[email protected]


La MaMa in association with Ping Chong + Company present
Undesirable Elements Festival: Real People. Real Lives. Real Theater.

October 18 – November 4, 2012

A festival of oral history theater works exploring issues of culture, difference, and community.

Cry for Peace: Voices from the Congo
Secret Survivors
Inside/Out…voices from the disability community.

La MaMa’s Ellen Stewart Theatre
66 East 4th Street
New York, NY 10003

General Admission: $20
Student/Senior: $15

Click here to view the Festival trailer.

New York Times Sunday Arts Feature on Cry for Peace and the Undesirable Elements Festival.
Huffington Post interview with Ping Chong on the Undesirable Elements Festival
TDF Stages interview with Ping Chong and UE cast members on the Undesirable Elements series

The Undesirable Elements Festival is supported by major grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, New York State Council on the Arts, Department of Cultural Affairs, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, The Ms. Foundation for Women, and Leading for the Future Initiative, a program of the Nonprofit Finance Fund, funded by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation.

MetLife Foundation is the National Sponsor of Undesirable Elements.