Empathos Co. :: November 2018 Tenant Spotlight
Empathos Co. is a theatre company, run by Chevi Chung, that operates out of Suite 420 in Court House Square. The mission of Empathos Co. is to cultivate collaborative storytelling and bring artists and audiences together in unexpected and inspiring ways. Chevi adds to that saying she wants people to feel like they can always tell a story, whether it’s your story or a story you can relate to. The company’s first piece, The Chinese Question: The Tacoma Method, written by Alana Fineman, John Levi III, and Chevi Chung, was a staged reading with live music and sound effects, that premiered in November of last year at Court House Square. The Chinese Question tells the story of the forced removal of the Chinese population in Tacoma in November of 1885. Currently Empathos Co. is offering education classes out of their studio. This fall the focus is women in Shakespeare.