Mission Possible: In Conversation with Ronny Chieng

Wed, Jan 17, 2018 @ 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Tickets (includes museum admission and one drink): $30 general; $25 MOCA members. Purchase tickets here.

 

On January 17, join us for a fun night of stand-up and a discussion with The Daily Show's Ronny Chieng!

 

6:00PM: Open mic presentation and guest openers

8:00PM: Conversation with Ronny Chieng and MOCA President Nancy Yao Maasbach

 

 

In October 2016, Chieng took on the stereotypes and distortions in Fox News' racist 'Watters' World' segment by interviewing Asian Americans about their thoughts on the upcoming presidential election. Join us Wednesday, Jan. 17, for a conversation with Chieng about working in comedy, growing up in Singapore, and Asian Americans in the arts.

 

 

 

About Ronny
Ronny Chieng is a Chinese stand-up comedian and actor born in Malaysia, raised in New Hampshire and Singapore. He graduated from the University of Melbourne in Australia in 2009 with a Bachelors of Laws and a Bachelor of Commerce. Ever since then, comedy has taken over, leading him to be hired as a correspondent on the Daily Show with Trevor Noah in New York City. In 2017, he was cast in the Warner Bros. film adaptation of Kevin Kwan's best-seller, Crazy Rich Asians. Learn more about him at www.ronnychieng.com.