Kollaboration, the talent show competition for rising Asian American performers, is coming to Boston for the first time on April 16. Keeping in the tradition of bringing Asian American talent into the mainstream, the talent show features all kinds of performing artists: vocalists, musicians, dancers, lyricists, and instrumentalists. The inaugural Kollaboration event in Boston is produced entirely by students and young professionals throughout the Greater Boston area. Previous Kollaboration shows have taken place in Los Angeles, Chicago, Seattle, Atlanta, Washington DC, New York City, Tulsa, Houston, Columbus, San Francisco, and Toronto. The Boston show will be held Saturday, April 16,  at John Hancock Hall, 180 Berkeley St. Talent Show Finalists Step team: Blackout Dance groups: A Portrait from Space, Synergy, and Unofficial Project Lyricists: John Le & Jason Montes of Diverse Duo Beat-boxer: Kris Liu Vocalists: Liz Peter and Gen, Neil & Isaac Live band: Miggy Milla Special Guest Performers: AHMIR, D-Pryde, Erika David, Jane Lui, Sam Kang Honorary Judges: Vudoo Soul, Jane Lui, Sarah Elentukh of Static Noyze For more info and to buy tickets: http://www.kollaborationboston.org/