Our Founders


           ffflypaper’s founders, Ras Dia & Siobahn Sung, have served as producers in cultural, creative, and artistic administrative contexts for organizations including the Metropolitan Opera, Heartbeat Opera, National Sawdust, the National Children’s Chorus, The New School, the San Francisco Opera, the San Francisco Symphony, Cal Performances, Contemporaneous, Prospect Park Alliance, and Little Island.               The company cultivates creative thought, partnerships, and exhibition to foster progressive cultural efforts, and most recently created FREEFEST, an annual Juneteenth festival series, beginning in 2021, and presented in partnership with Domino Park, focusing on the intersection of Black American experiences, artistry, affirmation, healthcare, voter rights, community building, justice and legislation, queerness, and activism.