Gao is a virtuosic player of the pipa, a four-stringed instrument introduced into China 2000 years ago. Hong will talk about the instrument and will dazzle you with her impeccable technique.

Based on the award-winning children's book by Debra Fraiser, the story explores the scientific phenomena that unfolded on the day "you" entered the world. This theater production combines puppetry, poetry and music that celebrate the natural miracles of the earth.

This program series is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.