The choreographer, dancer, and vocalist discussed her upbringing and influences to Asia Society Northern California.
Each week, we'll reach into Asia Society's archives to find a photo from the organization's nearly 60-year history. This week: A 1971 Asia Society performance series featured a "living cultural treasure" from Japan.
Dancers perform Jongmyojerye, a ritual ceremony that is usually performed at Jongmyo Shrine in Seoul, at the National Gugak Center in South Korea on June 11, 2015. (Republic of Korea/Flickr)
What do ballet, Indian kathak dance, and Chinese kunqu opera have in common? Watch Asia Society's recent Viewpoints: Classical Connections program, featuring acclaimed performers Wendy Whelan, Parul Shah, and Qian Yi, to find out.