Oct. 15: BIPOC Night for Signature Theatre’s Revival of Anna Deavere Smith’s TWILIGHT: LOS ANGELES, 1992 Starring Francis Jue, Elena Hurst, Wesley T. Jones, Karl Kenzler, and Tiffany Rachelle Stewart

Signature Theatre is presenting a revival of Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992, National Humanities Medal-recipient Anna Deavere Smith’s gathering of voices surrounding the 1992 L.A. civil unrest in a complex portrait of a city’s racial anguish. The production, directed by Taibi Magar and running October 12-November 14, brings five performers into its dissonant chorus-a bold ensemble vision of a work that was first performed solo by Smith in 1993, … Continue reading Oct. 15: BIPOC Night for Signature Theatre’s Revival of Anna Deavere Smith’s TWILIGHT: LOS ANGELES, 1992 Starring Francis Jue, Elena Hurst, Wesley T. Jones, Karl Kenzler, and Tiffany Rachelle Stewart

Francis Jue, Elena Hurst, Wesley T. Jones, Karl Kenzler, and Tiffany Rachelle Stewart Set for Signature Theatre’s Revival of Anna Deavere Smith’s TWILIGHT: LOS ANGELES, 1992, Oct. 12-Nov. 14

Signature Theatre is presenting a revival of Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992, National Humanities Medal-recipient Anna Deavere Smith’s gathering of voices surrounding the 1992 L.A. civil unrest in a complex portrait of a city’s racial anguish. The production, directed by Taibi Magar and running October 12-November 14, brings five performers into its dissonant chorus-a bold ensemble vision of a work that was first performed solo by Smith in 1993, … Continue reading Francis Jue, Elena Hurst, Wesley T. Jones, Karl Kenzler, and Tiffany Rachelle Stewart Set for Signature Theatre’s Revival of Anna Deavere Smith’s TWILIGHT: LOS ANGELES, 1992, Oct. 12-Nov. 14

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

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

Playbill Video: Broadway Performers Salute AAPI Heritage Month with “I am Here” by Adam Gwon

To celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, 32 Asian American Broadway & off-Broadway performers, including George Takei (Allegiance), Ann Harada (Avenue Q, Cinderella), Telly Leung (Aladdin, Godspell), Raymond J Lee (Groundhog Day), Ali Ewoldt (Phantom of the Opera), Jose Llana (King and I) and others honor the vast breadth of their existence in the American story by participating in the world premiere of “I … Continue reading Playbill Video: Broadway Performers Salute AAPI Heritage Month with “I am Here” by Adam Gwon

Signature Theatre Celebrates Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month with Asian Imagination: How Art and Theatre Can Combat AAPI Violence Featuring David Henry Hwang, Lauren Yee, Chay Yew, Francis Jue, Courtney Reed, Joe Ngo and Diep Tran on May 26; AAPI Heritage Month Virtual Happy Hour on May 27

In honor of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Signature Theatre is presenting Asian Imagination: How Art and Theatre Can Combat AAPI Violence—a community conversation about art’s ability to perpetuate and combat harmful stereotypes on Thursday, May 26 at 7:00pm. Excerpts from Signature playwrights David Henry Hwang’s and Lauren Yee’s Soft Power and Cambodian Rock Band will be presented and followed by a conversation between David, Lauren, and director Chay Yew, … Continue reading Signature Theatre Celebrates Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month with Asian Imagination: How Art and Theatre Can Combat AAPI Violence Featuring David Henry Hwang, Lauren Yee, Chay Yew, Francis Jue, Courtney Reed, Joe Ngo and Diep Tran on May 26; AAPI Heritage Month Virtual Happy Hour on May 27

May 18: TCG Gala to Feature Performances from Market Theatre and CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND Cast members Francis Jue, Abraham Kim, Jane Lui, Joe Ngo, Courtney Reed, and Moses Villarama

May 18: TCG Gala to Feature Performances from Market Theatre and CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND Cast members Francis Jue, Abraham Kim, Jane Lui, Joe Ngo, Courtney Reed, and Moses Villarama Continue reading May 18: TCG Gala to Feature Performances from Market Theatre and CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND Cast members Francis Jue, Abraham Kim, Jane Lui, Joe Ngo, Courtney Reed, and Moses Villarama

Watch: The Lucille Lortel Foundation is Presenting an IG Live Chat with 2020 Lucille Lortel Award Winner Francis Jue and Viet Vo in Celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

As part of the ongoing celebration of Asian American and Pacific Island Heritage Month, The Lucille Lortel Foundation is continuing to use its social media platforms to help elevate and honor AAPI theatrical community members. Viet Vo will interview 2020 Lucille Lortel Award Winner Francis Jue (Cambodian Rock Band) “IG LIVE WITH” on the Lortel Foundation Instagram account on Friday, May 14 at 7:00 pm. … Continue reading Watch: The Lucille Lortel Foundation is Presenting an IG Live Chat with 2020 Lucille Lortel Award Winner Francis Jue and Viet Vo in Celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Video: BroadwayCon-SOFT POWER: Discussion of Art and AAPI Advocacy Panel Featuring David Henry Hwang, Francis Jue, Jaygee Macapugay, Conrad Ricamora, Sunny Hitt and moderator Erin Quill

#icymi – Video: BroadwayCon-SOFT POWER: Discussion of Art and AAPI Advocacy Panel Featuring David Henry Hwang, Francis Jue, Jaygee Macapugay, Conrad Ricamora, Sunny Hitt and moderator Erin Quill https://wp.me/p8ilTC-9nt Continue reading Video: BroadwayCon-SOFT POWER: Discussion of Art and AAPI Advocacy Panel Featuring David Henry Hwang, Francis Jue, Jaygee Macapugay, Conrad Ricamora, Sunny Hitt and moderator Erin Quill

Watch: DNC and DNC AAPI Caucus’s Virtual Lunar New Year Celebration with DNC AAPI Caucus Chair Bel Leong-Hong, DNC Chair Jaime Harrison, DNC Vice Chair Sen. Tammy Duckworth, DNC Executive Director Sam Cornale, Rep. Ami Bera, Rep. Ed Case, Rep. Judy Chu, Rep. Ro Khanna, Rep. Andy Kim, Rep. Grace Meng, Rep. Stephanie Murphy, Rep. Kaiali’i Kahele, Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, Rep. Mark Takano, Tia Carrere, Daniel Dae Kim, Amy Hill, David Henry Hwang, Francis Jue, Michelle Kwan, Jose Llana, Rizwan Manji, Sendhil Ramamurthy, George Takei & More

Watch: DNC and DNC AAPI Caucus’s Virtual Lunar New Year Celebration with DNC AAPI Caucus Chair Bel Leong-Hong, DNC Chair Jaime Harrison, DNC Vice Chair Sen. Tammy Duckworth, DNC Executive Director Sam Cornale, Rep. Ami Bera, Rep. Ed Case, Rep. Judy Chu, Rep. Ro Khanna, Rep. Andy Kim, Rep. Grace Meng, Rep. Stephanie Murphy, Rep. Kaiali’i Kahele, Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, Rep. Mark Takano, Tia Carrere, Daniel Dae Kim, Amy Hill, David Henry Hwang, Francis Jue, Michelle Kwan, Jose Llana, Rizwan Manji, Sendhil Ramamurthy, George Takei & More https://wp.me/p8ilTC-8Jn Continue reading Watch: DNC and DNC AAPI Caucus’s Virtual Lunar New Year Celebration with DNC AAPI Caucus Chair Bel Leong-Hong, DNC Chair Jaime Harrison, DNC Vice Chair Sen. Tammy Duckworth, DNC Executive Director Sam Cornale, Rep. Ami Bera, Rep. Ed Case, Rep. Judy Chu, Rep. Ro Khanna, Rep. Andy Kim, Rep. Grace Meng, Rep. Stephanie Murphy, Rep. Kaiali’i Kahele, Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, Rep. Mark Takano, Tia Carrere, Daniel Dae Kim, Amy Hill, David Henry Hwang, Francis Jue, Michelle Kwan, Jose Llana, Rizwan Manji, Sendhil Ramamurthy, George Takei & More