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Asia Society Texas Center to Host Leo Bar: "Rock the Night with Sunil T's Comedy"

WHAT:

Leo Bar with Comedian Sunil T

Asia Society Texas Center will host a hilarious May edition of Leo Bar on Thursday, May 8, 2014, from 6:00-8:00PM. The evening will feature special guest Sunil T, presenting a comedy skit and chatting in a live Q&A interview with KHOU News anchor Lily Jang.

Voted one of Houston’s most fascinating people by the Houston Chronicle in 2012, Sunil Thakkar is active in the Houston Indian and Hindu community, and is CEO, Founder and on-air rush-hour DJ at Masala Radio. Resident Leo Bar chef Rishi Singh of Boheme Cafe and Wine Bar will serve an Asian-fusion comfort food tasting menu, complimentary for ASTC members. A cash bar will be available.

Sunil T will be available to take photos with fans and sign autographs. Registered ticket holders are also invited to enjoy free admission to the Sarofim Gallery featuring the exhibition Transcendent Deities of India: The Everyday Occurrence of the Divine (on view May 2 to September 14).

Music by DJ Scoop (UzAzi Productions)

This Leo Bar is presented by Asia Society Texas Center Young Professionals in partnership with BNY Mellon’s Impact Affinity Group, Boheme Cafe and Wine Bar and Zulu Creative.

WHERE:

Asia Society Texas Center

1370 Southmore Boulevard

Houston, Texas 77004

WHEN:

Thursday, May 8, 2014

6-8 PM

COST:

Asia Society Members: Free

Non-Members: $35 in advance or $50 at the door

Price includes a one-year individual membership in Asia Society and admission to all future Leo Bar events. To purchase in advance or for more information, visit http://scty.asia/leobar-sunilt or call 713.496.9901.

WEBSITE:

http://asiasociety.org/texas

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ABOUT ASIA SOCIETY TEXAS CENTER YOUNG PROFESSIONALS

Whether it’s sake you love or our Ambassador luncheons, Asia Society Young Professionals (ASYP) offers a dynamic forum where upwardly mobile young professionals mix, mingle, and develop a greater appreciation for Asian culture, cuisine, language, art, business and politics. If you are under 40, thirst for knowledge and are ready to expand your network as you evolve into a future leader, you need to check out our vivacious team of spirited young professionals.

ABOUT ASIA SOCIETY TEXAS CENTER

Asia Society Texas Center is part of a leading global educational organization dedicated to promoting mutual understanding and strengthening partnerships among peoples, leaders, and institutions of Asia and the United States in a global context. Across the fields of arts, business, culture, education, and policy, Asia Society Texas Center provides insight, generates ideas, and promotes collaboration to connect Americans and Asians for a shared future.

Located at 1370 Southmore Boulevard in the heart of Houston’s Museum District, the Texas Center is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11AM to 6PM. Asia Society Texas Center is closed Mondays, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Days. For more information, call 713.496.9901 or visit AsiaSociety.org/Texas


CONTACT:

Tina Zulu, 888.520.1789, ext. 1 or tinazulu@zulucreative.com for Asia Society Texas Center

SOURCE:

Asia Society Texas Center