USAAF 2022 Calendar at a Glance

Calendar of USAAF 2022 events organized by date:




April 29, April 30-May 22

Grow Our Souls
Curated by Melissa Wang
Opening/Festival Kick-Off: Fri, April 29, 6pm
April 30-May 22 @ SOMArts Cultural Center


May 1-7

Bindlestiff Studio
Kwento Times Staged Reading Festival
Sun, May 1-7 @ Bindlestiff Studio


May 1-June 26

Angela Han Art LLC
Realms of Courage: Celebrating Asian Women Composers
Sun, May 1-June 26 on Zoom & YouTube


May 14

Generations of Power Showcase
Sat, May 14 @ Japantown Peace Plaza

12:00-12:15 Opening Introductions & Announcements
12:15-1:00PM Sugilanon by Caroline Cabading & The Autonomous Region
1:00-1:50PM Love & Unity: Asian American Choreographer's Showcase curated by Claudine Naganuma
1:50-2:40PM “Seh Kui: Community is In the Heart” by The Last Hoisan Poets & Del Sol Quartet
2:40-2:55PM Return of the Sun by First Voice
2:55-3:20PM Youth Rising by Leela Youth Dance Company
After this, please join us in crossing the street (Post St) to Buchanan Mall for the next performance:
3:30-4:00PM groundwater/chikasui 地下水 by tashi tamate weiss (Across Post St at Buchanan Mall)

May 14

Grow Our Souls
Workshop by Trinh Mai
May 14 @ SOMArts Cultural Center

May 21-22

Ramon Abad
Pickles! The Bindlestiff Kid Show
Sat, May 21-22 @ Bindlestiff Studio

May 28

Lumayo Ka Sa Araw (Stay Away From The Sun)
Sat, May 28 @ Kearny Street Workshop

May 14

Vida Kuang & Carmen Chen x AAWAA's Emerging Curators Program
Hella Tender
Sat, May 14 @ SF Chinatown

May 26

SF Urban Film Fest x SOMA Pilipinas
World Premiere of “Sa Amin”
Thu, May 26 @ Kapwa Gardens



June 3 & 18

Megan Lowe Dances
Piece of Peace
Fri, June 3 @ Studio B, ODC Dance Commons
Sat, June 18 Online


June 4

GAPA Theatre + GAPA Men's Chorus
Hearts & Minds
Sat, June 4 @ Gunn Theater, Legion of Honor


June 4

Wise Women
Sat, June 4 on Zoom 

June 5 & 10

Macro Waves*
Sun, June 5 Opening @ SWIM Gallery
Fri, June 10 Live Sound Event & Breath workshop


June 9

Alchemy and Twine Productions
Searching for Kapwa: A Work-in-Progress Film Screening
Thu, June 9 @ SF LGBT Center, Rainbow Room 


June 9

Lenora Lee Dance
Convergent Waves: Boston
Thu, June 9 @ Asian Art Museum 


June 10-12

Queer Women of Color Media Arts Project
18th Annual International Queer Women of Color Film Festival
Fri, June 10-12 @ Presidio Theatre

June 10-11 & 17

SAMMAY Productions
ritual for thrivation no. 2
Fri, June 10-11 @ ODC Theater
June 17 Online


June 11

Kearny Street Workshop 50th Anniversary
KSW50: To Imagine is to Exist Gala
Sat, June 11, 5pm @ SF Mint


June 30

Asian Improv aRts 35th Anniversary
Expansions // Horizons
Thu, June 30, 6pm @ Asian Art Museum