NYTW’s Off-Broadway Premiere of KRISTINA WONG, SWEATSHOP OVERLORD has been named a finalist for the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, and Garnered a 2022 Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Solo Show and 2022 Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Solo Performance

The critically-acclaimed Off-Broadway premiere of Kristina Wong, Sweatshop Overlord by NYTW Usual Suspect Kristina Wong, helmed by Obie Award winner and NYTW Usual Suspect Chay Yew (Oedipus El Rey) has been racking up awards this season, including being named a finalist for the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. “A humorous and moving performance piece detailing how the author became the founder of a homemade face mask operation in … Continue reading NYTW’s Off-Broadway Premiere of KRISTINA WONG, SWEATSHOP OVERLORD has been named a finalist for the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, and Garnered a 2022 Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Solo Show and 2022 Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Solo Performance

Apr. 11: New York Theatre Workshop 2022 Gala to Honor Artistic Director James C. Nicola

New York Theatre Workshop’s Artistic Director James C. Nicola, who will depart NYTW after 34 years on June 30, 2022, will be honored at the NYTW 2022 Gala on Monday, April 11 at 6PM at Capitale (130 Bowery, New York, NY 10013). The evening will feature cocktails, dinner, a live auction and performances. The program will be helmed by Kevin Cahoon, written by Victor I. … Continue reading Apr. 11: New York Theatre Workshop 2022 Gala to Honor Artistic Director James C. Nicola

Limited Run for Critically-Acclaimed KRISTINA WONG, SWEATSHOP OVERLORD at New York Theatre Workshop Ends November 21: Streaming Begins December 4

This is your final weekend to see the critically-acclaimed Off-Broadway premiere of Kristina Wong, Sweatshop Overlord by NYTW Usual Suspect Kristina Wong, helmed by Obie Award winner and NYTW Usual Suspect Chay Yew (Oedipus El Rey).  Kristina Wong, Sweatshop Overlord began previews on Monday October 25, 2021 at New York Theatre Workshop, opened on  November 4, and ends its limited run on Sunday, November 21, 2021. For those … Continue reading Limited Run for Critically-Acclaimed KRISTINA WONG, SWEATSHOP OVERLORD at New York Theatre Workshop Ends November 21: Streaming Begins December 4

Photos: CAATA and A4’s AAPI/BIPOC Community Night at NYTW’s World Premiere Preview of KRISTINA WONG, SWEATSHOP OVERLORD

Consortium of Asian American Theaters and Artists (CAATA), Asian American Arts Alliance (A4), and New York Theatre Workshop hosted a special preview performance of the Off-Broadway premiere of Kristina Wong, Sweatshop Overlord by NYTW Usual Suspect Kristina Wong, helmed by Obie Award winner and NYTW Usual Suspect Chay Yew (Oedipus El Rey) on Halloween Eve. Gaven Trinidad moderated a conversation with performer and writer Kristina Wong and director … Continue reading Photos: CAATA and A4’s AAPI/BIPOC Community Night at NYTW’s World Premiere Preview of KRISTINA WONG, SWEATSHOP OVERLORD

Sneak Peek: KRISTINA WONG, SWEATSHOP OVERLORD; Consortium of Asian American Theaters and Artists (CAATA), Asian American Arts Alliance (A4), and New York Theatre Workshop to Host Special Performance and Q & A for AAPI, BIPOC Artists & Activists on Oct. 30

Last Friday, I got a sneak peek of the Off-Broadway premiere of Kristina Wong, Sweatshop Overlord by NYTW Usual Suspect Kristina Wong, helmed by Obie Award winner and NYTW Usual Suspect Chay Yew (Oedipus El Rey).  Kristina Wong, Sweatshop Overlord began previews on Monday October 25, 2021 at New York Theatre Workshop (79 E 4th Street, New York, NY 10003). Opening night is set for Thursday November 4, … Continue reading Sneak Peek: KRISTINA WONG, SWEATSHOP OVERLORD; Consortium of Asian American Theaters and Artists (CAATA), Asian American Arts Alliance (A4), and New York Theatre Workshop to Host Special Performance and Q & A for AAPI, BIPOC Artists & Activists on Oct. 30

Chay Yew to Helm KRISTINA WONG, SWEATSHOP OVERLORD at NYTW, Oct. 25-Nov. 21

New York Theatre Workshop is presenting Kristina Wong, Sweatshop Overlord by NYTW Usual Suspect Kristina Wong (Kristina Wong for Public Office) and directed by Obie Award winner and NYTW Usual Suspect Chay Yew (Oedipus El Rey). Kristina Wong, Sweatshop Overlord will begin previews on Monday October 25, 2021, at New York Theatre Workshop (79 E 4th Street, New York, NY 10003), and is set to open on Thursday November 4, for … Continue reading Chay Yew to Helm KRISTINA WONG, SWEATSHOP OVERLORD at NYTW, Oct. 25-Nov. 21

NYTW Artistic Director James C. Nicola to Step Down in Summer 2022

New York Theatre Workshop has announced that Artistic Director James C. Nicola will depart the theater on June 30, 2022. Nicola has been the Artistic Director of New York Theatre Workshop since 1988. Under his guidance, NYTW has remained steadfast to its founding commitment of nurturing emerging, mid-career and established theatre artists and promoting collaboration and bold experimentation with theatrical forms. “New York Theatre Workshop has been … Continue reading NYTW Artistic Director James C. Nicola to Step Down in Summer 2022

SLAVE PLAY’s Jeremy O. Harris and New York Theatre Workshop Announce Inaugural Golden & Ruth Harris Commission For New Theatrical Works; Harris to appear on “Late Night With Seth Meyers”

SLAVE PLAY’s Jeremy O. Harris and New York Theatre Workshop Announce Inaugural Golden & Ruth Harris Commission For New Theatrical Works; Harris to appear on “Late Night With Seth Meyers” https://wp.me/p8ilTC-85F
Continue reading SLAVE PLAY’s Jeremy O. Harris and New York Theatre Workshop Announce Inaugural Golden & Ruth Harris Commission For New Theatrical Works; Harris to appear on “Late Night With Seth Meyers”

TodayTix and New York Theatre Workshop Present Virtual World Premiere of Margaret Vandenburg’s BELLY OF THE BEAST Starring Daniel Dae Kim, Joel de la Fuente, Carrie Preston, Antonia Thomas and Tamlyn Tomita on Nov. 1

TodayTix and New York Theatre Workshop Present Virtual World Premiere of Margaret Vandenburg’s BELLY OF THE BEAST Starring Daniel Dae Kim, Joel de la Fuente, Carrie Preston, Antonia Thomas and Tamlyn Tomita on Nov. 1 https://wp.me/p8ilTC-7zq Continue reading TodayTix and New York Theatre Workshop Present Virtual World Premiere of Margaret Vandenburg’s BELLY OF THE BEAST Starring Daniel Dae Kim, Joel de la Fuente, Carrie Preston, Antonia Thomas and Tamlyn Tomita on Nov. 1

BD Wong and Richert Schnorr’s Re-imagined SONGS FROM AN UNMADE BED As Immersive Music Videos Raise $111,159 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS’ COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund

BD Wong and Richert Schnorr’s Re-imagined SONGS FROM AN UNMADE BED As Immersive Music Videos Raise $111,159 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS’ COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund https://wp.me/p8ilTC-7aY Feature Awkwafina, John Lithgow, John Cameron Mitchell, Billy Porter, Keala Settle, Maulik Pancholy, Bowen Yang, Aaron Albano, Mike Bulatao, Grant Chang, Marc delaCruz, Daniel K. Isaac, Kennedy Kanagawa, Darren Lee, Raymond J. Lee, Telly Leung, Jose Llana, Orville Mendoza, Jeffrey Omura, Matt Rogers, James Seol, Hansel Tan, Alex Wong and Dave Eggar Continue reading BD Wong and Richert Schnorr’s Re-imagined SONGS FROM AN UNMADE BED As Immersive Music Videos Raise $111,159 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS’ COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund