Capital Stage Presents A Co-Production with SF Playhouse of Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS Starring Jomar Tagatac through Sept. 26

Capital Stage has opened its doors to patrons for the first time with a Co-Production with SF Playhouse called HOLD THESE TRUTHS by Jeanne Sakata. Capital Stage’s first production of the 2021-2022 Season is live and in-person, as well as available on demand through September 26, 2021. Jeffrey Lo returns to Capital Stage after directing VIETGONE, and our Virtual Performances Production of THE GREAT LEAP. … Continue reading Capital Stage Presents A Co-Production with SF Playhouse of Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS Starring Jomar Tagatac through Sept. 26

Virginia Stage Company Presents Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS Starring Greg Watanabe, Oct. 19- Nov. 7

Virginia Stage Company is presenting Jeanne Sakata’s award-winning solo play, Hold These Truths, helmed by Seema Sueko and starring Greg Watanabe at The Wells Theatre, 108 E. Tazewell St., Norfolk, VA, as part of Season 42: A Season Like No Other. An unsung American hero, Gordon Hirabayashi, fought passionately for the Constitution against an unexpected adversary: his own country. During World War II, he refused to report to a … Continue reading Virginia Stage Company Presents Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS Starring Greg Watanabe, Oct. 19- Nov. 7

Jul. 28: Contemporary Asian Theater Scene (CATS) In Conversation with HOLD THESE TRUTHS’ Director Jeffrey Lo and Star Jomar Tagatac

Contemporary Asian Theater Scene CATS is continuing their conversation with theater artists making their mark, on Wednesday, July 27 at 5:00 pm PST/ 8:00 pm EST featuring Director and Playwright Jeffrey Lo and award-winning actor, Jomar Tagatac. The chat, moderated by Leianne Lamb, will stream on Facebook Live on the CATS page. Jeffrey and Jomar’s latest collaboration is a co-production of Jeanne Sakata’s Hold These Truths which ended … Continue reading Jul. 28: Contemporary Asian Theater Scene (CATS) In Conversation with HOLD THESE TRUTHS’ Director Jeffrey Lo and Star Jomar Tagatac

Capital Stage Presents A Co-Production with SF Playhouse of Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS Starring Jomar Tagatac, Aug. 25 – Sept. 26

Capital Stage is opening its doors to patrons for the first time with a Co-Production with SF Playhouse called HOLD THESE TRUTHS by Jeanne Sakata. Capital Stage’s first production of the 2021-2022 Season will be live and in-person, as well as available on demand August 25-September 26, 2021. Jeffrey Lo returns to Capital Stage after directing VIETGONE, and our Virtual Performances Production of THE GREAT … Continue reading Capital Stage Presents A Co-Production with SF Playhouse of Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS Starring Jomar Tagatac, Aug. 25 – Sept. 26

San Francisco Playhouse Presents Lauren Yee’s THE SONG OF THE SUMMER Starring Riley Cheng, Anne Darragh, Riley Hashimoto, Monica Ho, Jeremy Kahn, and Reggie D. White, July 20 – Aug. 14

San Francisco Playhouse presents The Song of Summer by Lauren Yee, directed by Bill English. The play marks the company’s second in-person production since the coronavirus pandemic began, following Hold These Truths by Jeanne Sakata. The show will also be available as an on-demand video stream for audiences to enjoy at home. In-person performances at 450 Post Street will take place July 20 through August … Continue reading San Francisco Playhouse Presents Lauren Yee’s THE SONG OF THE SUMMER Starring Riley Cheng, Anne Darragh, Riley Hashimoto, Monica Ho, Jeremy Kahn, and Reggie D. White, July 20 – Aug. 14

Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS Starring Jomar Tagatac Begins Previews at Capital Stage on August 25; 2021-2022 Season Lineup Includes Joshua Harmon’s ADMISSIONS, Lauren Yee’s THE GREAT LEAP, Antoinette Nwandu’s PASS OVER, THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT, SMART PEOPLE, and MISS BENNET: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY

The 2021-2022 Season will mark Capital Stage’s 17th season beginning with Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS, directed by Jeffrey Lo (VIETGONE, THE GREAT LEAP – A VIRTUAL PERFORMANCE), and starring Jomar Tagatac (VIETGONE). HOLD THESE TRUTHS is a Co-Production with SF Playhouse, and will be offered as live in person performances, Wednesday, August 25 – Saturday, September 26, 2021. Opening night is set for Saturday, August 28 … Continue reading Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS Starring Jomar Tagatac Begins Previews at Capital Stage on August 25; 2021-2022 Season Lineup Includes Joshua Harmon’s ADMISSIONS, Lauren Yee’s THE GREAT LEAP, Antoinette Nwandu’s PASS OVER, THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT, SMART PEOPLE, and MISS BENNET: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY

Photos: Closing Night of San Francisco Playhouse’s Production of Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS

San Francisco Playhouse and executive producers Betty & Cliff Nakamoto in collaboration with Capital Stage presented a fully staged production of Jeanne Sakata’s critically-acclaimed play, Hold These Truths starring Bay Area favorite Jomar Tagatac as Gordon Hirabayashi, under the direction of Jeffrey Lo.  This co-production of Hold These Truths marked San Francisco Playhouse’s return to in-person performances and was available for audiences to enjoy at home on-demand, Jun. … Continue reading Photos: Closing Night of San Francisco Playhouse’s Production of Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS

San Francisco Playhouse Presents Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS starring Jomar Tagatac; Ends Run on Jul. 3

San Francisco Playhouse returned to in-person performances with a fully staged production of Jeanne Sakata’s Hold These Truths starring Bay Area favorite Jomar Tagatac as Gordon Hirabayashi. Jeffrey Lo directs. Previews began June 8, 2021 and Hold These Truths opened on June 12. The in-person performance schedule continues through July 3, 2021, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 7:00 P.M; Fridays at 8:00 P.M; Saturdays at 3:00 and 8:00 P.M. … Continue reading San Francisco Playhouse Presents Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS starring Jomar Tagatac; Ends Run on Jul. 3

San Francisco Playhouse’s 2020/21 Season, Act III to Include HOLD THESE TRUTHS by Jeanne Sakata, THE SONG OF SUMMER by Lauren Yee and STARTING HERE, STARTING NOW by Richard Maltby, Jr. and David Shire

San Francisco Playhouse announced its return to in-person performances with fully staged productions of Hold These Truths by Jeanne Sakata, The Song of Summer by Lauren Yee, and Starting Here, Starting Now by Richard Maltby, Jr. and David Shire. All three productions will also be available as on-demand video streams for audiences to enjoy at home. “After fourteen months of broadcasting theatre into our patrons’ … Continue reading San Francisco Playhouse’s 2020/21 Season, Act III to Include HOLD THESE TRUTHS by Jeanne Sakata, THE SONG OF SUMMER by Lauren Yee and STARTING HERE, STARTING NOW by Richard Maltby, Jr. and David Shire

Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS starring Jomar Tagatac Marks San Francisco Playhouse’s Return To The Stage, Jun. 8 – Jul. 3

San Francisco Playhouse returns to in-person performances with a fully staged production of Jeanne Sakata’s Hold These Truths starring Bay Area favorite Jomar Tagatac as Gordon Hirabayashi. Jeffrey Lo directs. Previews begin Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 7:00 p.m., with the press opening set for Saturday. June 12, 2021. The in-person performance schedule continues through July 3, 2021, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 7:00 P.M; Fridays at 8:00 P.M; … Continue reading Jeanne Sakata’s HOLD THESE TRUTHS starring Jomar Tagatac Marks San Francisco Playhouse’s Return To The Stage, Jun. 8 – Jul. 3