BananaTimes goes deep with Asiansploitation

Our friends from sketch-comedy troupe Asiansploitation return with their newest offering – Asiansploitation Goes Deep.  You may remember troupe member Franco as Reel Asian’s dapper and dandy poster man-child last year.  And to give us more insight on this new … Continue reading

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Asiansploitation’s All Grown Up

Comparing disciplined Asian fathers to C3P0? Awesome. Making it funny but emotionally affecting at the same time? Brilliant. With solid performances, clever and fresh material plus Asian culture parodies that hit home but were not heavy handed, Asiansploitation’s “All Grown … Continue reading

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A Weekend of Experimental Art and Experimental Food

On Friday night, Heather, Henry, Selena and I attended a spotlight on Japanese Canadian artist Midi Onodera at the AGO.  This Reel Asian co-presentation included an intro by Lesley Loksi Chan (RA filmmaker), reflections/essays on Midi’s work by Monika Gagnon … Continue reading

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ASIANSPLOITATION “Spanks the Tiger”- The Director’s Cut!

For THREE NIGHTS ONLY, Asiansploitation brings back their highly acclaimed Toronto 2010 Fringe Show: ASIANSPLOITATION Spanks the Tiger! Thurs, Dec 2 ($15) Fri, Dec 3 ($18) and Sat, Dec 4 ($18). Show at 8pm, Doors open at 7pm Tickets available at www.factorytheatre.ca … Continue reading

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