Behind the Scenes: I CHOOSE JOY Music Video Starring Riza Takahashi, Telly Leung, Raymond J. Lee, Kimberly Immanuel and More

Riza Takahashi is the founder of the “Celebrate Asian Joy” project, and most recently appeared in Mean Girls on Broadway as one of the original cast members. She was born and raised in Japan and at the age of 16 she left Japan, by herself, to pursue her dream of being on Broadway. Through her unique experiences as an immigrant on Broadway, she has learned … Continue reading Behind the Scenes: I CHOOSE JOY Music Video Starring Riza Takahashi, Telly Leung, Raymond J. Lee, Kimberly Immanuel and More

Celebrating AAPI Legacy Robe Recipients Baayork Lee, Cynthia Onrubia, Nina Zoie Lam, Herman Sebek, Alan Ariano, Lydia Gaston, JoAnn M. Hunter, Darren Lee, Emily Hsu, Marc Oka, Rommy Sandhu, Kristine Bendul, Aaron J. Albano, Lainie Sakakura, MaryAnn Hu, Catherine Ricafort McCreary, and J. Elaine Marcos

Over the past 70 years, there have only been 17 AAPI recipients of the Legacy Robe. Broadway veterans Alan Ariano and Lainie Sakakura, two of the 17 AAPI Legacy Robe recipients, are celebrating Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month by shining the spotlight on those in this very select class. According to the Actors Equity Association Website: “The ritual of the Legacy Robe takes place on … Continue reading Celebrating AAPI Legacy Robe Recipients Baayork Lee, Cynthia Onrubia, Nina Zoie Lam, Herman Sebek, Alan Ariano, Lydia Gaston, JoAnn M. Hunter, Darren Lee, Emily Hsu, Marc Oka, Rommy Sandhu, Kristine Bendul, Aaron J. Albano, Lainie Sakakura, MaryAnn Hu, Catherine Ricafort McCreary, and J. Elaine Marcos

Photos: Riza Takahashi, Rebecca J. Michelson and Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Celebrate Asian Joy Featuring Portraits of 30 AAPI New York Theatre Artists

I’m kicking off Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month as part of a portrait series produced by Mean Girls star Riza Takahashi and photographer Rebecca J. Michelson, in collaboration with Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. The series features 30 AAPI New York theatre artists across disciplines. The photoshoot in New York City’s Washington Square Park was stage managed by Benjamin A. Vigil. Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month celebrates AAPI … Continue reading Photos: Riza Takahashi, Rebecca J. Michelson and Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Celebrate Asian Joy Featuring Portraits of 30 AAPI New York Theatre Artists

Lea Salonga, George Takei, Telly Leung, Michael K. Lee and company. Photo by Matthew Murphy

BroadwayHD to Stream ALLEGIANCE Starring George Takei, Lea Salonga, Telly Leung, Michael K. Lee, Katie Rose Clarke, Christopheren Nomura, Greg Watanabe and More In March

BroadwayHD to Stream ALLEGIANCE Starring George Takei, Lea Salonga, Telly Leung, Michael K. Lee, Katie Rose Clarke, Christopheren Nomura, Greg Watanabe and More In March https://wp.me/p8ilTC-8TK The cast also includes Aaron J. Albano, Belinda Allyn, Marcus Choi, Janelle Dote, Dan Horn, Owen Johnston, Darren Lee, Manna Nichols, Rumi Oyama, Catherine Ricafort, Momoko Sugai, Sam Tanabe, Kevin Munhall, Elena Wang, Scott Watanabe and Scott Wise. Continue reading BroadwayHD to Stream ALLEGIANCE Starring George Takei, Lea Salonga, Telly Leung, Michael K. Lee, Katie Rose Clarke, Christopheren Nomura, Greg Watanabe and More In March

Lea Salonga, Eva Noblezada, and More Broadway Stars Headline Festival of Philippine Arts and Culture; World Premiere of Paulo K. Tirol’s “Stories Like Air” Featuring Liz Casasola, Brian Jose, Steven Cuevas, Jaygee Macapugay, Devin Ilaw, Aaron Albano, Albert Guerzon, Emily Borromeo and Ali Ewoldt

Lea Salonga, Eva Noblezada, and More Broadway Stars Headline Festival of Philippine Arts and Culture; World Premiere of Paulo K. Tirol’s “Stories Like Air” Featuring Liz Casasola, Brian Jose, Steven Cuevas, Jaygee Macapugay, Devin Ilaw, Aaron Albano, Albert Guerzon, Emily Borromeo and Ali Ewoldt  https://wp.me/p8ilTC-7wD #FPAC2020 #FAHM2020 Continue reading Lea Salonga, Eva Noblezada, and More Broadway Stars Headline Festival of Philippine Arts and Culture; World Premiere of Paulo K. Tirol’s “Stories Like Air” Featuring Liz Casasola, Brian Jose, Steven Cuevas, Jaygee Macapugay, Devin Ilaw, Aaron Albano, Albert Guerzon, Emily Borromeo and Ali Ewoldt

Lea Salonga, George Takei, Telly Leung, Michael K. Lee and company. Photo by Matthew Murphy

Broadway On Demand Presents Live Stream Premiere of ALLEGIANCE Starring George Takei, Lea Salonga, Telly Leung and More Tonight

Broadway On Demand Presents Live Stream Premiere of ALLEGIANCE Starring George Takei, Lea Salonga, Telly Leung and More Tonight The cast also features  Katie Rose Clarke, Michael K. Lee, Christopheren Nomura, Greg Watanabe, Aaron J. Albano, Belinda Allyn, Marcus Choi, Janelle Dote, Dan Horn, Owen Johnston, Darren Lee, Manna Nichols, Rumi Oyama, Catherine Ricafort, Momoko Sugai, Sam Tanabe, Kevin Munhall, Elena Wang, Scott Watanabe and Scott Wise. https://wp.me/p8ilTC-6yx
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