Feb. 18: Ronny Chieng: Hope You Get Rich Tour at The Beacon Theatre

I am catching our A Father’s Son star Ronny Chieng at The Beacon Theatre in New York, where he will be performing two shows of The Hope You Get Rich Tour (7:30pm and 10pm). Ronny’s updated tour schedule through September includes stops in Durham, Austin, Washington D.C., Atlanta, Toronto, Brisbane, Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne. Vancouver, San Diego, and Waterloo. Click here for tickets and more information. Red Rope … Continue reading Feb. 18: Ronny Chieng: Hope You Get Rich Tour at The Beacon Theatre

Watch: Year of the Tiger Celebration with the DNC Featuring Vice President Kamala Harris, DNC Chair Jaime Harrison, DNC Deputy Executive Director Roger Lau, DNC Vice Chair Sen. Tammy Duckworth, DNC AAPI Caucus Chair Bel Leong-Hong, Rep. Judy Chu, Rep. Grace Meng, Rep. Andy Kim, Rep. Ted Lieu, Rep. Pramila Jayapal, Lilan Bowden, David Henry Hwang, Lisa Ling,  Daniel Dae Kim, Timothy Huang, BD Wong, Philippa Soo, Ali Ewoldt, Raymond J. Lee and more

The DNC AAPI Caucus is hosting a virtual Lunar New Year celebration on Thursday, Feb. 10, at 7pm ET / 4pm PT to welcome the Year of the Tiger. The event is hosted in partnership with NextShark, a leading AAPI-focused media company and produced by Enfranchisement, and will be hosted and co-streamed on the DNC YouTube channel and NextShark’s Facebook page. The celebration will feature special appearances … Continue reading Watch: Year of the Tiger Celebration with the DNC Featuring Vice President Kamala Harris, DNC Chair Jaime Harrison, DNC Deputy Executive Director Roger Lau, DNC Vice Chair Sen. Tammy Duckworth, DNC AAPI Caucus Chair Bel Leong-Hong, Rep. Judy Chu, Rep. Grace Meng, Rep. Andy Kim, Rep. Ted Lieu, Rep. Pramila Jayapal, Lilan Bowden, David Henry Hwang, Lisa Ling,  Daniel Dae Kim, Timothy Huang, BD Wong, Philippa Soo, Ali Ewoldt, Raymond J. Lee and more

André De Shields, Tom D’Angora, Margo Martindale, Jackie Cox and Cameron Kasky Receive 2021 Jim Owles Liberal Democratic Club Human Rights Awards

The Jim Owles Liberal Democratic Club, a progressive organization covering the five boroughs of New York City, honored Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning Hadestown star André De Shields; Award winning theater producer Tom D’Angora; four-time Emmy Award winner Margo Martindale; actor and cabaret performer Jackie Cox; and activist Cameron Kasky, at its annual Winter Gala and Awards Ceremony at the Hard Rock Café (1501 Broadway at 43rd … Continue reading André De Shields, Tom D’Angora, Margo Martindale, Jackie Cox and Cameron Kasky Receive 2021 Jim Owles Liberal Democratic Club Human Rights Awards

Dec. 13: The Jim Owles Liberal Democratic Club to Honor André De Shields, Tom D’Angora, Margo Martindale, Jackie Cox and Cameron Kasky at Winter Gala and Awards Ceremony

The Jim Owles Liberal Democratic Club, a progressive organization covering the five boroughs of New York City, is honoring Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning Hadestown star André De Shields; Award winning theater producer Tom D’Angora; four-time Emmy Award winner Margo Martindale; actor and cabaret performer Jackie Cox; and activist Cameron Kasky, at its annual Winter Gala and Awards Ceremony at the Hard Rock Café (1501 Broadway at … Continue reading Dec. 13: The Jim Owles Liberal Democratic Club to Honor André De Shields, Tom D’Angora, Margo Martindale, Jackie Cox and Cameron Kasky at Winter Gala and Awards Ceremony

Watch: Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago Benefit Awards Show Honoring Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields

Watch: Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago Benefit Awards Show Honoring Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields https://wp.me/p8ilTC-bun Continue reading Watch: Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago Benefit Awards Show Honoring Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields

Dinner with Broadway Vet and “Awkwafina is Nora From Queens” Star Lori Tan Chinn; She’ll be a Special Guest in THE ILENE GRAFF HOLIDAY SHOW at Feinstein’s/54 Below on Dec. 17

I caught up with Lori Tan Chinn last night over a late night supper at Chez Josephine. It felt like an early Thanksgiving meal, and it was our first time breaking bread, post-pandemic, in almost two years. For our appetizer, we began with the potato leek soup, while she devoured the Roasted Breast of Long Island Duck in an Orange Glaze, served with Wild Rice. … Continue reading Dinner with Broadway Vet and “Awkwafina is Nora From Queens” Star Lori Tan Chinn; She’ll be a Special Guest in THE ILENE GRAFF HOLIDAY SHOW at Feinstein’s/54 Below on Dec. 17

Video Sneak Peek: Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago Benefit Awards Show Honoring Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields; Ceremony Will Be Live-streamed on Nov. 28

The Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago just released a video sneak peek of their 2021 Sarah Siddons Society Actor of the Year Award Benefit honoring Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields. Sarah Siddons Society’s Board President Martin Balogh presented André with the 2021 Sarah Siddons Society Actor of the Year Award for Distinguished Achievement in the Theatre at The Edge Theater on October … Continue reading Video Sneak Peek: Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago Benefit Awards Show Honoring Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields; Ceremony Will Be Live-streamed on Nov. 28

Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields Honored as ‘Actor of the Year’ by Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago; Ceremony Will Be Live-streamed on Nov. 28

On October 25, my latest adventure with André De Shields was a whirlwind 24 hour trip to Chicago on his day off from Hadestown. Our flight was delayed by 2 1/2 hours due to bad weather in Chicago and we finally checked into the very posh Peninsula Hotel Chicago at 4:45pm. Cream and navy colored décor, plush carpet, and a wall-sized floral print surround beds with … Continue reading Tony, Grammy and Emmy Winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields Honored as ‘Actor of the Year’ by Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago; Ceremony Will Be Live-streamed on Nov. 28

Oct. 25: Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields to Receive Sarah Siddons Society 66th Annual Actor of the Year Award

Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning Hadestown star André De Shields has been named the recipient of The Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago’s 66th Annual Actor of the Year Award. The organization will celebrate Mr. De Shields at the 2021 Sarah Siddons Society Actor of the Year Award Benefit on October 25 at The Edge Theater, 5451 N. Broadway in Chicago. All Proceeds Benefit the Sarah Siddons Society Scholarship Program. The … Continue reading Oct. 25: Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning HADESTOWN Star André De Shields to Receive Sarah Siddons Society 66th Annual Actor of the Year Award

Video: Santa Clara University’s Sinatra Artist-in-Residence BD Wong: An Actor’s Journey, An Artist’s Vision

With “An Actor’s Journey, An Artist’s Vision,” award-winning actor and 2021-22 Frank Sinatra Chair in the Performing Arts, BD Wong, took his audience on an adventure through his life and career, highlighted the lessons he’s learned along the way when he kicked off his residency at Santa Clara University on October 7. Watch below: BD Wong is one of America’s most versatile performers. His Broadway … Continue reading Video: Santa Clara University’s Sinatra Artist-in-Residence BD Wong: An Actor’s Journey, An Artist’s Vision