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UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
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Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004
Hmong Entertainer to Perform at UW-Eau Claire
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MAILED: March 9, 1998

EAU CLAIRE -- Hmong entertainers will perform March 18 and 19 and the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.
Comedian, storyteller and rapper Tou Ger Xiong will perform March from 8 to 9:30 p.m. March 18 in the Council Fire Room of Davies Center. Xiong will incorporate into his performance Hmong culture and his experiences in fleeing to the United States.
Joe Bee Xiong, a Hmong qeng dancer, will perform his qeng and other Hmong music from 7:30 to 9 p.m. March 19 in the Council Fire Room of Davies Center. Hmong dancers also will perform traditional Hmong dances.
The events are free and open to the public.
For more information, call Pang Cher Vue at (715) 836-2031 or send him an e-mail at vuepc@uwec.edu.
The shows will be sponsored by the UW-Eau Claire College of Arts and Sciences Continuing Education/UW-Extension.
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UWEC [Administrative Offices] [News Bureau]

Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield 218
(715) 836-4741
newsbur@uwec.edu

Updated: March 9, 1998