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Procession to New Town: an audio walk through Vancouver’s Chinatown

January 20, 2021

Join artists Ralph Escamillan and Kimberley Wong for a stroll through Vancouver’s Chinatown area. While journeying to New Town Bakery & Restaurant, Ralph and Kimberley share personal memories, historical reflections, and thoughts on the diasporic experiences that define the city. Topics include family dynamics and immigration. The walk concludes at the famous eatery, where you too can grab a delicious snack. 

Starting point: Main & Georgia, Vancouver, BC

Featuring: Ralph Escamillan, performance artist, and Kimberley Wong, writer, facilitator, and community organizer.

Ralph Escamillan performed and choreographed Hinkypunk at the PuSh Festival in 2018 amongst other works.

Listen now on SpotifyApple, or wherever you get your podcasts. Explore the entire PuSh Walks series.


ARTISTS Ralph Escamillan (performance artist) and Kimberley Wong (writer, facilitator, and community organizer) PRODUCER Ben Lange AUDIO EDITOR Ashley Daniel Foot CREATED FOR the PuSh Festival’s PuSh Walks Series