Kollaboration is coming to the DC, Maryland, and Virginia area for the first time on September 25! The Asian American talent competition will be held at the 1500-seat George Washington University Lisner Auditiorium. Kollaboration started back in 2000 and has been growing over 10 years to 10 cities. This year's inaugural DC event will feature the talents of singers Amanda Lee, Lily Bee, Christopher Santa Ana, Philip Jung and Dongwoo Seo, David Bak; all-girl rock band, Ivy Rose; beatboxer, Chip Han, and hip hop artist, David Ha aka Trus Real. The performers will be competing for a $1,000 grand prize and title of Kollaboration DC Winner 2010. In addition to the top 3 performer awards, this year's event will feature an Audience Favorite Award, sponsored by DramaFever. Tickets are available at www.kollaborationdc.org and Ticketmaster outlets. General admission tickets are $15. VIP tickets are $45 with reserved seating and a complimentary VIP gift bag with goodies from Buddha Bar, Ping Pong Dim Sum, Happy Eatery, Yelp DC, CIBU, and many more. Discounted tickets are available for students, military and senior citizens at Ticketmaster locations only. All ticket purchases come with free admission to the after party at Pasha Lounge in D.C.