Greg Watanabe, Glenn Obrero, Gregg Weiner and Helen Joo Lee Star in Asolo Repertory Theatre’s Production of Lauren Yee’s THE GREAT LEAP through Apr. 2

Asolo Repertory Theatre is presenting Lauren Yee’s THE GREAT LEAP starring Greg Watanabe, Glenn Obrero, Gregg Weiner and Helen Joo Lee in the Mertz Theatre, located in the FSU Center for the Performing Arts through Apr. 2. Vanessa Stalling is at the helm of the comedic drama, which was days away from its first performance when it was cancelled because of the pandemic in March … Continue reading Greg Watanabe, Glenn Obrero, Gregg Weiner and Helen Joo Lee Star in Asolo Repertory Theatre’s Production of Lauren Yee’s THE GREAT LEAP through Apr. 2

Tamlyn Tomita and Sean Miura to Co-host Live Broadcast of Virtual Reading of Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS Starring Ryun Yu, Greg Watanabe, Michael Hisamoto, Hansel Tan, Jomar Tagatac, and Steven Eng to Benefit Consortium of Asian American Theaters and Artists (CAATA)

Created in response to the sharp rise in hate directed toward the AAPI community over the past few years, Boston Court Pasadena, East West Players, and Pasadena Playhouse have joined forces to share a virtual reading of Jeanne Sakata’s timely solo play Hold These Truths. The evening is co-directed by Jessica Kubzansky and Margaret Shigeko Starbuck. Co-director Jessica Kubzansky says, “I have had the privilege of … Continue reading Tamlyn Tomita and Sean Miura to Co-host Live Broadcast of Virtual Reading of Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS Starring Ryun Yu, Greg Watanabe, Michael Hisamoto, Hansel Tan, Jomar Tagatac, and Steven Eng to Benefit Consortium of Asian American Theaters and Artists (CAATA)

Feb. 28: Ryun Yu, Greg Watanabe, Michael Hisamoto, Hansel Tan, Jomar Tagatac, and Steven Eng Set for Live Virtual Reading of Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS to Benefit Consortium of Asian American Theaters and Artists (CAATA)

Created in response to the sharp rise in hate directed toward the AAPI community over the past few years, Boston Court Pasadena, East West Players, and Pasadena Playhouse have joined forces to share a virtual reading of Jeanne Sakata’s timely solo play Hold These Truths. The evening is co-directed by Jessica Kubzansky and Margaret Shigeko Starbuck. This live-streamed event features six of the wonderful actors … Continue reading Feb. 28: Ryun Yu, Greg Watanabe, Michael Hisamoto, Hansel Tan, Jomar Tagatac, and Steven Eng Set for Live Virtual Reading of Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS to Benefit Consortium of Asian American Theaters and Artists (CAATA)

L.A. Theatre Works Presents Free Stream of Jeanne Sakata’s New Audio Play, FOR US ALL, Featuring Greg Watanabe, Derek Mio, Joy Osmanski, Paul Yen, Josh Stamberg, Brooke Ishibashi, Tess Lina, André Sogliuzzo, Mike McShane and Ed Asner through 8/13

L.A. Theatre Works is presenting a free stream of Jeanne Sakata’s new audio play, For Us All, helmed by Anna Lyse Erikson through August 13.  For Us All follows a team of lawyers who use a little known legal writ to fight to overturn the conviction of Fred Korematsu, unjustly sentenced for resisting the WWII mass incarceration of all Japanese Americans on the West Coast. … Continue reading L.A. Theatre Works Presents Free Stream of Jeanne Sakata’s New Audio Play, FOR US ALL, Featuring Greg Watanabe, Derek Mio, Joy Osmanski, Paul Yen, Josh Stamberg, Brooke Ishibashi, Tess Lina, André Sogliuzzo, Mike McShane and Ed Asner through 8/13

L.A. Theatre Works Premieres Jeanne Sakata’s New Audio Play, FOR US ALL, Featuring Greg Watanabe, Derek Mio, Joy Osmanski, Paul Yen, Josh Stamberg, Brooke Ishibashi, Tess Lina, André Sogliuzzo, Mike McShane and Ed Asner

L.A. Theatre Works is premiering Jeanne Sakata’s new audio play, For Us All, helmed by Anna Lyse Erikson.  For Us All follows a team of lawyers who use a little known legal writ to fight to overturn the conviction of Fred Korematsu, unjustly sentenced for resisting the WWII mass incarceration of all Japanese Americans on the West Coast. The celebrated legal team —most of whom … Continue reading L.A. Theatre Works Premieres Jeanne Sakata’s New Audio Play, FOR US ALL, Featuring Greg Watanabe, Derek Mio, Joy Osmanski, Paul Yen, Josh Stamberg, Brooke Ishibashi, Tess Lina, André Sogliuzzo, Mike McShane and Ed Asner

L.A. Theatre Works To Release Audio Theater Recordings About The Japanese-American Experience – FOR US ALL by Jeanne Sakata and NO-NO BOY by Ken Narasaki 

L.A. Theatre Works To Release Audio Theater Recordings About The Japanese-American Experience – FOR US ALL by Jeanne Sakata and NO-NO BOY by Ken Narasaki https://wp.me/p8ilTC-9gK The recordings feature Greg Watanabe, Edward Asner, Brooke Ishibashi, Tess Lina, Mike McShane, Derek Mio, Joy Osmanski, André Sogliuzzo, Josh Stamberg and Paul Yen, Jeanne Sakata, Sab Shimono, Sharon Omi, Emily Kuroda, Kurt Kanazawa, Ken Narasaki
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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

Video-On-Demand of Theater Mu’s TODAY IS MY BIRTHDAY, Starring Katie Bradley, China Brickey, Eric Sharp, Jomar Tagatac, Emily Kuroda and Greg Watanabe, Extended through February 28

Video-On-Demand of Theater Mu’s TODAY IS MY BIRTHDAY, Starring Katie Bradley, China Brickey, Eric Sharp, Jomar Tagatac, Emily Kuroda and Greg Watanabe, Extended through February 28 https://wp.me/p8ilTC-8Nk Continue reading Video-On-Demand of Theater Mu’s TODAY IS MY BIRTHDAY, Starring Katie Bradley, China Brickey, Eric Sharp, Jomar Tagatac, Emily Kuroda and Greg Watanabe, Extended through February 28

East West Players Adds Theater Mu’s TODAY IS MY BIRTHDAY, Starring Katie Bradley, China Brickey, Eric Sharp, Jomar Tagatac, Emily Kuroda and Greg Watanabe, To Virtual 55th Anniversary Season

East West Players Adds Theater Mu’s TODAY IS MY BIRTHDAY by Susan Soon He Stanton and Starring Katie Bradley, China Brickey, Eric Sharp, Jomar Tagatac, Emily Kuroda and Greg Watanabe, To Virtual 55th Anniversary Season https://wp.me/p8ilTC-8F6 Continue reading East West Players Adds Theater Mu’s TODAY IS MY BIRTHDAY, Starring Katie Bradley, China Brickey, Eric Sharp, Jomar Tagatac, Emily Kuroda and Greg Watanabe, To Virtual 55th Anniversary Season