May 19: Amy Hill, Cindy Cheung, Yumi Iwama, Midori Francis Iwama, Kassandra Cordova, Autumn Domingo, Connor Domingo, Ron Domingo, John D. Haggerty, Paul Juhn, Peter Kim, Glenn Kubota, Clara Haru Mulligan, Olivia Oguma, Trevor Salter, Jon Norman Schneider, Alok Tewari, CJ Uy, Izaac Wang, Rita Wolf, Richard Eng, Larry Schafer, Susan Bernfield, Maria Striar, and Kate Katigbak Set for NAATCO’s Virtual Benefit Reading of OUR TOWN

NAATCO will present a virtual reading of Our Town by Thornton Wilder with an all-Asian American cast for one night only, Wednesday May 19th, at 8pm, in celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. The proceeds of this reading will benefit the company. Yumi Iwama, who portrayed Emily Webb in NAATCO’s 1994 production of the play, proposed the reading to NAATCO, following her recent interview with The New … Continue reading May 19: Amy Hill, Cindy Cheung, Yumi Iwama, Midori Francis Iwama, Kassandra Cordova, Autumn Domingo, Connor Domingo, Ron Domingo, John D. Haggerty, Paul Juhn, Peter Kim, Glenn Kubota, Clara Haru Mulligan, Olivia Oguma, Trevor Salter, Jon Norman Schneider, Alok Tewari, CJ Uy, Izaac Wang, Rita Wolf, Richard Eng, Larry Schafer, Susan Bernfield, Maria Striar, and Kate Katigbak Set for NAATCO’s Virtual Benefit Reading of OUR TOWN

Watch: Ma-Yi Studios Presents Ohnobu Pelican’s CLIPPY & MS. U Starring Ann Harada, Jennifer Ikeda, Thom Sesma, and Olivia Oguma

Watch: Ma-Yi Studios Presents Ohnobu Pelican’s CLIPPY & MS. U Starring Ann Harada, Jennifer Ikeda, Thom Sesma, and Olivia Oguma https://wp.me/p8ilTC-8JR Continue reading Watch: Ma-Yi Studios Presents Ohnobu Pelican’s CLIPPY & MS. U Starring Ann Harada, Jennifer Ikeda, Thom Sesma, and Olivia Oguma

Ma-Yi’s Spring 2021 Season Includes Ohnobu Pelican’s CLIPPY AND MS. U, Stefani Kuo’s FINAL BOARDING CALL, Daniel K. Isaac’s ONCE UPON A (korean) TIME, Michi Barall and Sung Rno’s ODETS IN STATEN ISLAND, Ralph B. Peña and Tom Lee’s VANCOUVER, and Frederick Kennedy, Emily Reilly and Hugh Farrell’s REST

Ma-Yi’s Spring 2021 Season Includes Ohnobu Pelican’s CLIPPY AND MS. U, Stefani Kuo’s FINAL BOARDING CALL, Daniel K. Isaac’s ONCE UPON A (korean) TIME, Michi Barall and Sung Rno’s ODETS IN STATEN ISLAND, Ralph B. Peña and Tom Lee’s VANCOUVER, and Frederick Kennedy, Emily Reilly and Hugh Farrell’s REST https://wp.me/p8ilTC-8Hy
Ron Domingo, Ann Harada, Jennifer Ikeda, Thom Sesma, and Olivia Oguma, James Yaegashi Continue reading Ma-Yi’s Spring 2021 Season Includes Ohnobu Pelican’s CLIPPY AND MS. U, Stefani Kuo’s FINAL BOARDING CALL, Daniel K. Isaac’s ONCE UPON A (korean) TIME, Michi Barall and Sung Rno’s ODETS IN STATEN ISLAND, Ralph B. Peña and Tom Lee’s VANCOUVER, and Frederick Kennedy, Emily Reilly and Hugh Farrell’s REST

Inside the CRAZY FIERCE ASIANS Concert with Billy Bustamante, Lady Celestina, Troy Iwata, Lianah Sta. Ana, Carol Angeli and More at The Green Room 42 

Inside the CRAZY FIERCE ASIANS Concert with Billy Bustamante, Lady Celestina, Troy Iwata, Lianah Sta. Ana, Carol Angeli and More at The Green Room 42  Continue reading Inside the CRAZY FIERCE ASIANS Concert with Billy Bustamante, Lady Celestina, Troy Iwata, Lianah Sta. Ana, Carol Angeli and More at The Green Room 42 

Carol Angeli, Brian Jose, Lianah Sta Ana, EJ Zimmerman and Michelle Cabinian Join Billy Bustamante, Troy Iwata, Lady Celestina, Rose Van Dyne and More for CRAZY FIERCE ASIANS Concert at Green Room 42 on July 14

Carol Angeli, Brian Jose, Lianah Sta Ana, EJ Zimmerman and Michelle Cabinian Join Billy Bustamante, Troy Iwata, Lady Celestina, Rose Van Dyne and More for CRAZY FIERCE ASIANS Concert at Green Room 42 on July 14 Continue reading Carol Angeli, Brian Jose, Lianah Sta Ana, EJ Zimmerman and Michelle Cabinian Join Billy Bustamante, Troy Iwata, Lady Celestina, Rose Van Dyne and More for CRAZY FIERCE ASIANS Concert at Green Room 42 on July 14

Billy Bustamante. Photo by Lia Chang

Billy Bustamante, Olivia Oguma, Troy Iwata, Lady Celestina, Rose Van Dyne and More Set for CRAZY FIERCE ASIANS Concert at Green Room 42 on July 14

Billy Bustamante, Olivia Oguma, Troy Iwata, Lady Celestina, Rose Van Dyne and More Set for CRAZY FIERCE ASIANS Concert at Green Room 42 on July 14 https://wp.me/p8ilTC-4cs Continue reading Billy Bustamante, Olivia Oguma, Troy Iwata, Lady Celestina, Rose Van Dyne and More Set for CRAZY FIERCE ASIANS Concert at Green Room 42 on July 14

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Marc delaCruz Makes History as First Asian American Alexander Hamilton on Broadway

Marc delaCruz Makes History as First Asian American Alexander Hamilton on Broadway https://wp.me/p8ilTC-3ac
He recently starred in Adam Gwon’s Ordinary Days, Qui Nguyen’s Vietgone as Quang and in Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey’s Next to Normal as Dan. Thanks to Olivia Oguma for sharing her insight and photos. Continue reading Marc delaCruz Makes History as First Asian American Alexander Hamilton on Broadway

Director Jade King Carroll, Jon Hoche, Dana Berger, Jeffrey Omura, Kaaron Briscoe, Olivia Oguma and Playwright Don Nguyen at Bowlmor Lanes. Photo courtesy of Playwrights Realm/Facebook

Jon Hoche, Olivia Oguma, Jeffrey Omura, Dana Berger and Kaaron Briscoe in The Playwrights Realm’s Production of Don Nguyen’s HELLO, FROM THE CHILDREN OF PLANET EARTH through March 24

Jon Hoche, Olivia Oguma, Jeffrey Omura, Dana Berger and Kaaron Briscoe in The Playwrights Realm’s Production of Don Nguyen’s HELLO, FROM THE CHILDREN OF PLANET EARTH through March 24 Continue reading Jon Hoche, Olivia Oguma, Jeffrey Omura, Dana Berger and Kaaron Briscoe in The Playwrights Realm’s Production of Don Nguyen’s HELLO, FROM THE CHILDREN OF PLANET EARTH through March 24

Dana Berger, Jon Hoche, Jeffrey Omura, Kaaron Briscoe. Photo by Daniel Vasquez

Production Photos: Jon Hoche, Olivia Oguma, Jeffrey Omura, Dana Berger and Kaaron Briscoe in The Playwrights Realm’s Production of Don Nguyen’s HELLO, FROM THE CHILDREN OF PLANET EARTH; Opens March 7

Production Photos: Jon Hoche, Olivia Oguma, Jeffrey Omura, Dana Berger and Kaaron Briscoe in The Playwrights Realm’s Production of Don Nguyen’s HELLO, FROM THE CHILDREN OF PLANET EARTH Continue reading Production Photos: Jon Hoche, Olivia Oguma, Jeffrey Omura, Dana Berger and Kaaron Briscoe in The Playwrights Realm’s Production of Don Nguyen’s HELLO, FROM THE CHILDREN OF PLANET EARTH; Opens March 7