Hetain Patel

Who am I? Think again

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Filmed Jan 2013 at TEDGlobal 2013
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How do we decide who we are? Hetain Patel's surprising performance plays with identity, language and accent — and challenges you to think deeper than surface appearances. A delightful meditation on self, with performer Yuyu Rau, and inspired by Bruce Lee.

Hetain Patel
/ Artist

In his compelling stage works, Hetain Patel uses powerful imagery and storytelling to examine questions of identity.  Full bio.

Yuyu Rau
/ Dancer

Yuyu Rau's dance skills span a wide range, from ballet to contemporary to Chinese classical.  Full bio.

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