LUNA, Julia Abueva, Will Brill, Major Curda, Joomin Hwang, Jinwoo Jung, Jiho Kang, Amy Keum, James Kho, Bo Hyung Kim, Eddy Lee, Jully Lee, Min Young Lee, Timothy H. Lee, Abraham Lim, Kate Mina Lin, Aubie Merrylees, Patrick Park, Kevin Woo, and John Yi Set for Broadway Bow of KPOP

KPOP, the new musical about the global K-pop phenomenon, will begin performances on Broadway with previews starting on Thursday, October 13, 2022, in advance of an opening night on Sunday, November 20, 2022. The show will play at the Circle in the Square Theatre (235 West 50th Street). Joining the previously announced LUNA, who will star, the cast includes Julia Abueva, Will Brill, Major Curda, … Continue reading LUNA, Julia Abueva, Will Brill, Major Curda, Joomin Hwang, Jinwoo Jung, Jiho Kang, Amy Keum, James Kho, Bo Hyung Kim, Eddy Lee, Jully Lee, Min Young Lee, Timothy H. Lee, Abraham Lim, Kate Mina Lin, Aubie Merrylees, Patrick Park, Kevin Woo, and John Yi Set for Broadway Bow of KPOP

International K-POP Superstar Luna to Make Broadway Debut in KPOP This Fall; Previews Kick Off on Oct. 13

Producers Tim Forbes and Joey Parnes announced today that the upcoming premiere of KPOP, the new musical about the global K-pop phenomenon, will begin performances on Broadway with previews starting on Thursday, October 13, 2022, in advance of an opening night on Sunday, November 20, 2022. The show will play at the Circle in the Square Theatre (235 West 50th Street). The announcement was made … Continue reading International K-POP Superstar Luna to Make Broadway Debut in KPOP This Fall; Previews Kick Off on Oct. 13

Jaquel Spivey, Antwayn Hopper, L Morgan Lee, John-Michael Lyles, James Jackson, Jr., John-Andrew Morrison, and Jason Veasey Set for Broadway Premiere of Michael R. Jackson’s A STRANGE LOOP

The Broadway premiere of A Strange Loop, Michael R. Jackson’s Pulitzer-Prize winning musical, directed by Stephen Brackett, choreographed by Raja Feather Kelly, and produced by Barbara Whitman along with Page 73 Productions, Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company and Playwrights Horizons, kicks off previews at Broadway’s Lyceum Theatre (149 W 45th St) on Wednesday, April 6, 2022. Opening night is set for Tuesday, April 26, 2022. The … Continue reading Jaquel Spivey, Antwayn Hopper, L Morgan Lee, John-Michael Lyles, James Jackson, Jr., John-Andrew Morrison, and Jason Veasey Set for Broadway Premiere of Michael R. Jackson’s A STRANGE LOOP

Congresswoman Meng Introduces Legislation to Make Lunar New Year a Federal Holiday as Asian Americans Prepare to Ring in the Year of the Tiger

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens), First Vice Chair of the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus, announced today that she has introduced new legislation to create a federal holiday for Lunar New Year, as Asian Americans prepare to ring in the Year of the Tiger on Tuesday.  Meng’s measure would make Lunar New Year a federally recognized holiday in the United States, adding it to the list of eleven federal holidays that are currently recognized. The … Continue reading Congresswoman Meng Introduces Legislation to Make Lunar New Year a Federal Holiday as Asian Americans Prepare to Ring in the Year of the Tiger

Phylicia Rashad, Brandon J. Dirden, Chanté Adams, Joshua Boone and Adesola Osakalumi Are Currently in Previews of MTC’s Broadway Premiere of Dominique Morisseau’s SKELETON CREW

Manhattan Theatre Club is presenting the Broadway premiere of Tony Award nominee Dominique Morisseau’s Skeleton Crew, directed by Tony Award winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson. The cast features Tony Award® winner and five-time Emmy Award nominee Phylicia Rashad (A Raisin in the Sun), Chanté Adams (A Journal for Jordan), Joshua Boone (Actually at MTC, Network, A Jazzman’s Blues), Brandon J. Dirden (MTC’s Jitney), and Adesola Osakalumi (Fela!). Skeleton Crew began previews on December 27, 2021, … Continue reading Phylicia Rashad, Brandon J. Dirden, Chanté Adams, Joshua Boone and Adesola Osakalumi Are Currently in Previews of MTC’s Broadway Premiere of Dominique Morisseau’s SKELETON CREW

Oct. 12-Oct. 31: Long Wharf Theatre Presents Lloyd Suh’s THE CHINESE LADY Starring Shannon Tyo and Jon Norman Schneider 

Long Wharf Theatre is presenting The Chinese Lady, Lloyd Suh’s whimsical exposé inspired by Afong Moy’s journey to and through America, starring Shannon Tyo as Afong Moy and Jon Norman Schneider as Atung. Ralph B. Peña directs. Performances begin October 12, 2021 and run through October 31, 2021. Opening night is set for Thursday, October 14 at 7:00 PM at the Claire Tow Stage in the C. … Continue reading Oct. 12-Oct. 31: Long Wharf Theatre Presents Lloyd Suh’s THE CHINESE LADY Starring Shannon Tyo and Jon Norman Schneider 

The Dramatists Guild of America Releases New Inclusion Rider for Theatre

The Dramatists Guild of America has released its first ever Inclusion Rider. As part of its commitment to fostering a more equitable, inclusive, and anti-racist industry, the Guild has crafted this Inclusion Rider as a resource to support all dramatists and producers who have a desire to exercise these principles in the hiring of personnel involved in their productions. “We are thrilled to be rolling out … Continue reading The Dramatists Guild of America Releases New Inclusion Rider for Theatre

Little Island to Host Month-Long “NYC FREE” Festival, Aug. 11- Sept. 5

Little Island, New York City’s new public park in Hudson River Park by W. 13th Street, has announced details of NYC FREE, a month-long arts festival celebrating the creativity of New York City’s artists and the indomitable spirit of all its people. The city, defined by a wild and wonderful mix of cultures, is reflected in the adventurous programming selected and created by NYC based … Continue reading Little Island to Host Month-Long “NYC FREE” Festival, Aug. 11- Sept. 5

New-York Historical Society to Expand Its Home on Central Park West; Includes Permanent Home for The American LGBTQ+ Museum

Louise Mirrer, president and CEO of the New-York Historical Society, has announced that the institution will expand its building on Central Park West, adding more than 70,000 square feet of program space for itself and for The American LGBTQ+ Museum, New York’s first museum dedicated to LGBTQ+ history and culture, which will make its permanent home at New-York Historical. The design by Robert A.M. Stern … Continue reading New-York Historical Society to Expand Its Home on Central Park West; Includes Permanent Home for The American LGBTQ+ Museum

Jun. 26: Tina & Friends: BYOB (Bring Your Own Beautiful) to Feature Jason Danieley, Jared Grimes, Jon Michael Hill, Stephanie Hsu, Amber Iman, Bill Irwin, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Jo Lampert, Jodie Landau, Kelvin Moon Loh, Jessica Molaskey, Shakina Nayfack, Maddie and John Pizzarelli, Stacy Sargeant, Allan K. Washington, Libby Winters, Tony Yazbeck, Kimberly Grigsby and More on Little Island

Tonight at 8pm: Tina & Friends: BYOB (Bring Your Own Beautiful) to Feature Jason Danieley, Jared Grimes, Jon Michael Hill, Stephanie Hsu, Amber Iman, Bill Irwin, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Jo Lampert, Jodie Landau, Kelvin Moon Loh, Jessica Molaskey, Shakina Nayfack, Maddie and John Pizzarelli, Stacy Sargeant, Allan K. Washington, Libby Winters, Tony Yazbeck, Kimberly Grigsby and More on Little Island https://wp.me/p8ilTC-9Xa Continue reading Jun. 26: Tina & Friends: BYOB (Bring Your Own Beautiful) to Feature Jason Danieley, Jared Grimes, Jon Michael Hill, Stephanie Hsu, Amber Iman, Bill Irwin, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Jo Lampert, Jodie Landau, Kelvin Moon Loh, Jessica Molaskey, Shakina Nayfack, Maddie and John Pizzarelli, Stacy Sargeant, Allan K. Washington, Libby Winters, Tony Yazbeck, Kimberly Grigsby and More on Little Island