TeAda Productions' Ova Saopeng on community, creativity, and belonging.
Ova Saopeng is a teaching artist and associate artistic director with TeAda Productions. He is the creator and an actor in Masters of the Currents, the first nationally touring play about Micronesians in the U.S "My theater journey began in the 8th grade in Honolulu HI with T-shirt Theatre, a theatre company based in the neighborhood of Kailhi. Kalihi is the gateway of the Pacific for many refugees and immigrants to Hawaii. I grew up with Samoan, Filipino, Hawaiian, Japanese,