Kelly Marie Tran and Tony Award® Winner David Henry Hwang and Original Cast Members of His and Jeanine Tesori’s SOFT POWER Including Billy Bustamante, Francis Jue, Jon Hoche, Paul HeeSang Miller, Kendyl Ito, Austin Ku, Raymond J. Lee, Jaygee Macapugay, Kristen Faith Oei, Emily Stillings, Kyra Smith, and John Yi, Perform in Kennedy Center’s 50th Anniversary Celebration Concert Airing on PBS on Oct. 1

Kelly Marie Tran and Tony Award® Winner David Henry Hwang and Original Cast Members of His and Jeanine Tesori’s SOFT POWER Including Billy Bustamante, Francis Jue, Jon Hoche, Paul HeeSang Miller, Kendyl Ito, Austin Ku, Raymond J. Lee, Jaygee Macapugay, Kristen Faith Oei, Emily Stillings, Kyra Smith, and John Yi, Perform in Kennedy Center’s 50th Anniversary Celebration Concert Airing on PBS on Oct. 1 Continue reading Kelly Marie Tran and Tony Award® Winner David Henry Hwang and Original Cast Members of His and Jeanine Tesori’s SOFT POWER Including Billy Bustamante, Francis Jue, Jon Hoche, Paul HeeSang Miller, Kendyl Ito, Austin Ku, Raymond J. Lee, Jaygee Macapugay, Kristen Faith Oei, Emily Stillings, Kyra Smith, and John Yi, Perform in Kennedy Center’s 50th Anniversary Celebration Concert Airing on PBS on Oct. 1

Oct. 2: Brava Theater Presents Virtual Workshop of Songs from LARRY: A NEW MUSICAL, Helmed by Billy Bustamante

Brava Theater is presenting a free virtual event featuring songs from “Larry: A New Musical” along with a reading and panel discussion, on Saturday, October 2, 2021 at 6:00PM PDT / 9:00PM EST. A West Coast / East Coast filipinxcellence collaboration, this project celebrates Filipino American labor and UFW leader Larry Itliong and the research of the late and great historian, Dr. Dawn Mabalon. Learn about … Continue reading Oct. 2: Brava Theater Presents Virtual Workshop of Songs from LARRY: A NEW MUSICAL, Helmed by Billy Bustamante

Tony Award® Winner David Henry Hwang and Original Cast Members of His and Jeanine Tesori’s SOFT POWER Set for Kennedy Center’s 50th Anniversary Celebration Concert on Sept. 14; To Be Broadcast Nationwide on PBS on Oct. 1

(WASHINGTON) — The Kennedy Center’s 50th Anniversary Celebration Concert, to be held on September 14 in the Concert Hall, will now be broadcast across the nation on October 1 at 9 p.m. ET as THE KENNEDY CENTER at 50 on PBS, PBS.org, and the PBS video app. Echoing “An American Pageant for the Arts,” the 1962 fundraising telecast for the National Cultural Center hosted by … Continue reading Tony Award® Winner David Henry Hwang and Original Cast Members of His and Jeanine Tesori’s SOFT POWER Set for Kennedy Center’s 50th Anniversary Celebration Concert on Sept. 14; To Be Broadcast Nationwide on PBS on Oct. 1

Broadway Barkada Celebrated Philippine Independence Day with “Broadway Stripped”, A Benefit Concert Featuring Ali Ewoldt, Billy Bustamante, Jaygee Macapugay, Aaron J. Albano, Steven Cuevas, Liz Casasola and Brian Jose at The Space LV

Broadway Barkada celebrated Philippine Independence Day with “Broadway Stripped”, an intimate show of Broadway songs and stories featuring Filipino American stars of Broadway – Ali Ewoldt (The Phantom of the Opera), Aaron J. Albano (Hamilton), Jaygee Macapugay (School of Rock), Billy Bustamante, Brian Jose (Miss Saigon), and Liz Casasola (Imelda) on June 11 at The Space LV in Las Vegas.  Music Director Steve Cuevas was featured … Continue reading Broadway Barkada Celebrated Philippine Independence Day with “Broadway Stripped”, A Benefit Concert Featuring Ali Ewoldt, Billy Bustamante, Jaygee Macapugay, Aaron J. Albano, Steven Cuevas, Liz Casasola and Brian Jose at The Space LV

Jun. 11: Ali Ewoldt, Billy Bustamante, Jaygee Macapugay, Aaron Albano, Steven Cuevas, Liz Casasola and Brian Jose Set for Broadway Barkada’s “Broadway Stripped” Celebrating Philippine Independence Day at The Space LV

Broadway Barkada is presenting “Broadway Stripped”, an Intimate Show of Broadway songs and stories featuring Filipino American stars of Broadway- Ali Ewoldt (The Phantom of the Opera), Aaron Albano (Hamilton), Jaygee Macapugay (School of Rock), Billy Bustamante and Brian Jose (Miss Saigon), Steven Cuevas (Once on This Island) and Liz Casasola (Imelda), on Friday, June 11, 2021 at 7pm PST/10 EST at The Space LV, 3460 Cavaretta Ct, Las … Continue reading Jun. 11: Ali Ewoldt, Billy Bustamante, Jaygee Macapugay, Aaron Albano, Steven Cuevas, Liz Casasola and Brian Jose Set for Broadway Barkada’s “Broadway Stripped” Celebrating Philippine Independence Day at The Space LV

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

Unapologetically Asian Releases Broadway Asian Men (BAM!) Calendar

Unapologetically Asian Releases Broadway Asian Men (BAM!) Calendar https://wp.me/p8ilTC-8d6 Photographed by Mari Uchida, the calendar features Al Guerzon, David Park, George Salazar, Billy Bustamante, David Huynh, Devin Ilaw, Gen Parton Shin, Jon Hoche, Karl Josef Co, Kevin Schuering, Manu Narayan, Marc delaCruz, Marcus Shane, Vishal Vaidya and Zachary Noah Piser Continue reading Unapologetically Asian Releases Broadway Asian Men (BAM!) Calendar

Holiday Cheer with Ali Ewoldt – MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS, THE CACTUS, 2020 TAPPY CHRISTMAS SPECIAL, BROKEN GROUND and A BROADWAY BARKADA Music Video of “You Will Be Found”

Holiday Cheer with Ali Ewoldt – MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS, THE CACTUS, 2020 TAPPY CHRISTMAS SPECIAL, BROKEN GROUND and A BROADWAY BARKADA Music Video of “You Will Be Found” https://wp.me/p8ilTC-822 Continue reading Holiday Cheer with Ali Ewoldt – MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS, THE CACTUS, 2020 TAPPY CHRISTMAS SPECIAL, BROKEN GROUND and A BROADWAY BARKADA Music Video of “You Will Be Found”

Broadway Barkada Releases Music Video of Benj Pasek & Justin Paul’s “You Will Be Found” on #GivingTuesday in Support of Filipino Restaurant, Jeepney

Broadway Barkada Releases Music Video of Benj Pasek & Justin Paul’s “You Will Be Found” on #GivingTuesday in Support of Filipino Restaurant, Jeepney https://wp.me/p8ilTC-7UZ The full list of artists who participated in the video include Aaron Albano, Belinda Allyn, Angelica Aspiras-Liristis, Hannah Balagot, Emily Bautista, Anthea Neri Best, Bebe Browning, Christine Bunuan, Billy Bustamante, Melody Butiu, Cynthia Casasola, Liz Casasola, Emy Coligado, Steven Cuevas, Audri Dalio, Nico DeJesus, Nico DeJesus, Joshua Dela Cruz, Marc delaCruz Jim Diego, Ali Ewoldt, Karla Garcia, Catherine Gloria, Adam Hyndman, Brian Jose, Julian Leong, Glen Llanes, Jo Macaldo, Jaygee Macapugay, Jonelle Margallo, Danielle Mendoza, Justine “Icy” Moral, Lora Nicolas, Robert Pendilla, Romney Piamonte, Arielle Rabano, Gerard Salvador, Sibyl Santiago, Jason Sermonia, Lianah Sta. Ana, Arthur Tang, Kay Trinidad and Allen Lucky Weaver, Peter Leigh-Nilsen, Jonathan Cuevas,Brandon Ilaw, Laura Dadap  Continue reading Broadway Barkada Releases Music Video of Benj Pasek & Justin Paul’s “You Will Be Found” on #GivingTuesday in Support of Filipino Restaurant, Jeepney