Jomar Tagatac, Will Dao, Kina Kantor, Carrie Paff, Sharon Shao, and Michael Torres Set for San Francisco Playhouse Production of Jessica Huang’s THE PAPER DREAMS OF HARRY CHIN, May 4 – Jun. 18

San Francisco Playhouse is presenting The Paper Dreams of Harry Chin by Jessica Huang on the San Francisco Playhouse Mainstage from May 4 through June 18, 2022. Jeffrey Lo will direct. During the Chinese Exclusion Act, Harry Chin, a Chinese national, entered the U.S. by buying forged documentation. Like other “paper sons,” Harry lived the rest of his life keeping secrets – even from his … Continue reading Jomar Tagatac, Will Dao, Kina Kantor, Carrie Paff, Sharon Shao, and Michael Torres Set for San Francisco Playhouse Production of Jessica Huang’s THE PAPER DREAMS OF HARRY CHIN, May 4 – Jun. 18

Photos: City Lights Theater Company’s Production of Qui Nguyen’s VIETGONE Featuring Jomar Tagatac, Amanda Le Nguyen, Vivienne Truong, Melissa Mei Jones, Tasi Alabastro

City Lights Theater Company is presenting Qui Nguyen Vietgone, Mar. 24-Apr. 24. Jeffrey Lo directs the cast featuring Jomar Tagatac as Quang, Amanda Le Nguyen as Tong, Vivienne Truong as Playwright and others, Melissa Mei Jones as Huong and others, Tasi Alabastro as Nhan and others. Understudy for Nhan, Playwright and others: Anthony Doan. City Lights Theater Company is located at  529 S. Second St., San Jose, CA 95112. It’s 1975, … Continue reading Photos: City Lights Theater Company’s Production of Qui Nguyen’s VIETGONE Featuring Jomar Tagatac, Amanda Le Nguyen, Vivienne Truong, Melissa Mei Jones, Tasi Alabastro

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)

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

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

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

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