Lily Ling Makes Herstory as the First Person of Asian Descent to Conduct HAMILTON on Broadway

I met Lily Ling, a Chinese Canadian music director, conductor, pianist, and educator at a 4th of July rooftop party in New York. She had literally gotten off a plane, checked into her hotel and come to the party. I got to know this extraordinary woman over the course of the evening and less than a month later, Ms. Ling made her Broadway debut as … Continue reading Lily Ling Makes Herstory as the First Person of Asian Descent to Conduct HAMILTON on Broadway

May 16: Prospect Theater Company is presenting a Work-in-Progress Reading of Timothy Huang’s New Musical, PETER AND THE WAVE Featuring Marc delaCruz, Steven Eng, Janine Morita Colletti, Andrew Cristi, Shino Frances, Katie Mariko Murray, Toren Nakamura, and Nic Rouleau

Prospect Theater Company is presenting a work-in-process reading of a new musical by Timothy Huang at Ripley-Grier Studios on Monday, May 16. Peter and the Wave features a Book, Music and Lyrics by Timothy Huang. May Adrales directs a cast that features Janine Morita Colletti, Andrew Cristi, Marc delaCruz, Steven Eng, Shino Frances, Katie Mariko Murray, Toren Nakamura, and Nic Rouleau. Sariva Goetz is the Music Director. … Continue reading May 16: Prospect Theater Company is presenting a Work-in-Progress Reading of Timothy Huang’s New Musical, PETER AND THE WAVE Featuring Marc delaCruz, Steven Eng, Janine Morita Colletti, Andrew Cristi, Shino Frances, Katie Mariko Murray, Toren Nakamura, and Nic Rouleau

Jin Ha. Photo by Lia Chang

Broadway Cast of HAMILTON to Include Miguel Cervantes, Jin Ha, Krystal Joy Brown, James Monroe Iglehart, Mandy Gonzalez, Tamar Greene and More; Performances Begin Sept. 14

When Hamilton resumes performances on Broadway at the Richard Rodgers Theatre on September 14, Miguel Cervantes will lead the company as Alexander Hamilton with Jin Ha as Aaron Burr; Krystal Joy Brown as Eliza Hamilton; Mandy Gonzalez as Angelica Schuyler; Tamar Greene as George Washington; James Monroe Iglehart as Marquis de Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson; Euan Morton as King George III; Fergie L. Philippe as Hercules Mulligan/James Madison; Aubin … Continue reading Broadway Cast of HAMILTON to Include Miguel Cervantes, Jin Ha, Krystal Joy Brown, James Monroe Iglehart, Mandy Gonzalez, Tamar Greene and More; Performances Begin Sept. 14

Video: Musical Theatre West’s Presentation of Paulo K Tiról and Noam Shapiro’s ON THIS SIDE OF THE WORLD Featuring Jaygee Macapugay, Marc delaCruz, Diane Phelan, Kay Trinidad, Michael Protacio, Vincent Rodriguez III, Belinda Allyn, Joanne Javien, Albert Guerzon, and Kevin Schuering, Streams through May 31

On May 1st, Musical Theatre West in Long Beach, CA presented Highlights from On This Side of the World to kick off their AAPI Heritage Month celebrations. The virtual event, which was free of charge, was also a fundraiser for the Filipino Migrant Center in Long Beach (around $2k was raised!) There is also a teaser for On This Side of the World‘s participation in MTW’s New Works Festival in … Continue reading Video: Musical Theatre West’s Presentation of Paulo K Tiról and Noam Shapiro’s ON THIS SIDE OF THE WORLD Featuring Jaygee Macapugay, Marc delaCruz, Diane Phelan, Kay Trinidad, Michael Protacio, Vincent Rodriguez III, Belinda Allyn, Joanne Javien, Albert Guerzon, and Kevin Schuering, Streams through May 31

Apr. 28: Pearl Sun to Helm Poetry Well’s Dolly Parton Poetry Concert Featuring Marc delaCruz, Kenita R. Miller, and Jennifer Sánchez 

Apr. 28: Pearl Sun to Helm Poetry Well’s Dolly Parton Poetry Concert Featuring Marc delaCruz, Kenita R. Miller, and Jennifer Sánchez https://wp.me/p8ilTC-9fQ Continue reading Apr. 28: Pearl Sun to Helm Poetry Well’s Dolly Parton Poetry Concert Featuring Marc delaCruz, Kenita R. Miller, and Jennifer Sánchez 

Video: Broadway Barkada Members Jaygee Macapugay, Emily Borromeo, Marc delaCruz, Lianah Sta. Ana, Jeigh Madjus, Adam Jacobs, Kay Trinidad Karns and Albert Guerzon Sing a Cover of “True to your Heart” from MULAN

Video: Broadway Barkada Members Jaygee Macapugay, Emily Borromeo, Marc delaCruz, Lianah Sta. Ana, Jeigh Madjus, Adam Jacobs, Kay Trinidad Karns and Albert Guerzon Sing a Cover of “True to your Heart” from MULAN https://wp.me/p8ilTC-8TA Continue reading Video: Broadway Barkada Members Jaygee Macapugay, Emily Borromeo, Marc delaCruz, Lianah Sta. Ana, Jeigh Madjus, Adam Jacobs, Kay Trinidad Karns and Albert Guerzon Sing a Cover of “True to your Heart” from MULAN

Watch: New York Theatre Barn’s Virtual Programming to Feature Paulo K Tiról’s ON THIS SIDE OF THE WORLD with Belinda Allyn, Marc delaCruz, Joy Tamayo and Michael Protacio; Full March Lineup

Watch: New York Theatre Barn’s Virtual Programming to Feature Paulo K Tiról’s ON THIS SIDE OF THE WORLD with Belinda Allyn, Marc delaCruz, Joy Tamayo and Michael Protacio; Full March Lineup https://wp.me/p8ilTC-8OZ Continue reading Watch: New York Theatre Barn’s Virtual Programming to Feature Paulo K Tiról’s ON THIS SIDE OF THE WORLD with Belinda Allyn, Marc delaCruz, Joy Tamayo and Michael Protacio; Full March Lineup

Mar. 7: Musical Theatre Factory Presents Melissa Li and Kit Yan’s UNREMARKABLE! Concert Featuring Ruthie Ann Miles, Stephanie Hsu, Marc delaCruz, Kuhoo Verma, Julia Abueva, Shannon Tyo, Gianna Yanelli, Sis, Futaba Shioda, Rose Van Dyne, Zeniba Now and Khaila Wilcoxon

Mar. 7: Musical Theatre Factory Presents Melissa Li and Kit Yan’s UNREMARKABLE! Concert Featuring Ruthie Ann Miles, Stephanie Hsu, Marc delaCruz, Kuhoo Verma, Julia Abueva, Shannon Tyo, Gianna Yanelli, Sis, Futaba Shioda, Rose Van Dyne, Zeniba Now and Khaila Wilcoxon https://wp.me/p8ilTC-8J1 Continue reading Mar. 7: Musical Theatre Factory Presents Melissa Li and Kit Yan’s UNREMARKABLE! Concert Featuring Ruthie Ann Miles, Stephanie Hsu, Marc delaCruz, Kuhoo Verma, Julia Abueva, Shannon Tyo, Gianna Yanelli, Sis, Futaba Shioda, Rose Van Dyne, Zeniba Now and Khaila Wilcoxon

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

Nov. 19: Marc delaCruz, Jaygee Macapugay, Diane Phelan, Michael Protacio, Vincent Rodriguez III and Kay Trinidad Set for Paulo K Tiról’s ON THIS SIDE OF THE WORLD in NAMT’s 32nd Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS

Nov. 19: Marc delaCruz, Jaygee Macapugay, Diane Phelan, Michael Protacio, Vincent Rodriguez III and Kay Trinidad Set for Paulo K Tiról’s ON THIS SIDE OF THE WORLD in NAMT’s 32nd Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS https://wp.me/p8ilTC-7K4 Continue reading Nov. 19: Marc delaCruz, Jaygee Macapugay, Diane Phelan, Michael Protacio, Vincent Rodriguez III and Kay Trinidad Set for Paulo K Tiról’s ON THIS SIDE OF THE WORLD in NAMT’s 32nd Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS