Program: Paper Dream, New Works Reading Series

Paper Dream

a sapling growing through barbwire, and the title "New Works"

Content Warning


gunshot sounds

For all Immigrants, and Our Dreams

It’s such an honor and delight to be a part of West Washington University’s exciting New Works Reading Series. Thank you Desdemona, Carmen, Annie, Isabelle, Wendy, Owen, Jesse, and Amber, Lily, Erin, Clara, Jack, Izzy, Savannah, Mark and Kamarie for this beautiful journey!

– Lyra Yang


Tom Lai-Fun

Carmen Fonseca

Lei On

Annie Yim


Isabelle Bushue

Wong Mei-Yee

Wendy Chinn

Cook Chan

Owen Yen

Interpreter Jessen

Jesse Gervais


Izzy Laws

Production Team


Lyra Yang


Desdemona Chiang

Assistant Director

Erin Smith


Amber Du

Stage Manager

Lily Furlong

Production Stage Manager and Virtual Technical Director

Clara King

Production Manager

Savannah LeCornu

Company Managers

Mark Kuntz, Kamarie Chapman

Sound and Props Design

Jack Harbick