Opening Night Photos: Signature Theatre Extends Anna Deavere Smith’s TWILIGHT: LOS ANGELES, 1992, Featuring Francis Jue, Elena Hurst, Wesley T. Jones, Karl Kenzler, and Tiffany Rachelle Stewart through Nov. 21

Signature Theatre has announced a one-week extension for Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992, National Humanities Medal-recipient Anna Deavere Smith’s gathering of voices surrounding the 1992 L.A. civil unrest in a complex portrait of a city’s racial anguish. The production, directed by Taibi Magar and now running through November 21 at Signature’s Irene Diamond Stage, brings five performers into its dissonant chorus-a bold ensemble vision of a work that was first … Continue reading Opening Night Photos: Signature Theatre Extends Anna Deavere Smith’s TWILIGHT: LOS ANGELES, 1992, Featuring Francis Jue, Elena Hurst, Wesley T. Jones, Karl Kenzler, and Tiffany Rachelle Stewart through Nov. 21

Video: The Broadway Company of COME FROM AWAY Including James Seol, Pearl Sun, De’lon Grant, Joel Hatch, Caesar Samayoa,  Q. Smith, Rachel Tucker, Astrid Van Wieren, Emily Walton, Jim Walton, Sharon Wheatley, Paul Whitty, Josh Breckenridge, John Jellison, Tony LePage, Monette McKay, Happy McPartlin and Julie Reiber Perform on Good Morning America

The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away will return to Broadway’s Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, featuring De’lon Grant; Joel Hatch; Caesar Samayoa; James Seol; Q. Smith; Pearl Sun; Olivier Award nominee Rachel Tucker; Astrid Van Wieren; Emily Walton; Jim Walton; Sharon Wheatley; Paul Whitty; Josh Breckenridge; John Jellison; Tony LePage; Monette McKay; Happy McPartlin and Julie Reiber. Plus, on Friday, October 8, Petrina Bromley will return as Bonnie & others. Tickets are now on sale at http://www.telecharge.com (212.239.6200). The Broadway company appeared on Good … Continue reading Video: The Broadway Company of COME FROM AWAY Including James Seol, Pearl Sun, De’lon Grant, Joel Hatch, Caesar Samayoa,  Q. Smith, Rachel Tucker, Astrid Van Wieren, Emily Walton, Jim Walton, Sharon Wheatley, Paul Whitty, Josh Breckenridge, John Jellison, Tony LePage, Monette McKay, Happy McPartlin and Julie Reiber Perform on Good Morning America

Broadway on Demand Extends Stream of CollaborAzian’s All-Asian American Production of A GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER Starring Cindy Cheung, Karl Josef Co, Ali Ewoldt, Diane Phelan, and Thom Sesma through July 28; A Benefit Concert for Stop AAPI Hate

Due to popular demand, Broadway on Demand is extending the stream of CollaborAzian’s A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, helmed by theatre and television director Alan Muraoka (“Sesame Street,” Aladdin, Miss Saigon), and starring an all-Asian American cast featuring Cindy Cheung (“13 Reasons Why”) as Miss Shingle and The Others, Karl Josef Co (Pacific Overtures) as Monty Navarro, Ali Ewoldt (The Phantom of the Opera) as … Continue reading Broadway on Demand Extends Stream of CollaborAzian’s All-Asian American Production of A GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER Starring Cindy Cheung, Karl Josef Co, Ali Ewoldt, Diane Phelan, and Thom Sesma through July 28; A Benefit Concert for Stop AAPI Hate

Jul. 15: Tony Award Winner Lea Salonga to Host Virtual All-Asian American Production of A GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER Starring Cindy Cheung, Karl Josef Co, Ali Ewoldt, Diane Phelan, and Thom Sesma

Tony Award Winner and Disney Legend Lea Salonga will make a special appearance as the host of CollaborAzian’s production of A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder on Thursday, July 15th, 2021. The abridged version of Robert L. Freedman and Steven Lutvak’s musical is directed by Sesame Street’s Alan Muraoka and features an all-Asian American cast and production team. “Historically, Asian American artists have been … Continue reading Jul. 15: Tony Award Winner Lea Salonga to Host Virtual All-Asian American Production of A GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER Starring Cindy Cheung, Karl Josef Co, Ali Ewoldt, Diane Phelan, and Thom Sesma

Playbill Video: Broadway Performers Salute AAPI Heritage Month with “I am Here” by Adam Gwon

To celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, 32 Asian American Broadway & off-Broadway performers, including George Takei (Allegiance), Ann Harada (Avenue Q, Cinderella), Telly Leung (Aladdin, Godspell), Raymond J Lee (Groundhog Day), Ali Ewoldt (Phantom of the Opera), Jose Llana (King and I) and others honor the vast breadth of their existence in the American story by participating in the world premiere of “I … Continue reading Playbill Video: Broadway Performers Salute AAPI Heritage Month with “I am Here” by Adam Gwon

July 15: CollaborAzian Will Present SESAME STREET’s Alan Muraoka at the Helm of All-Asian American Virtual Production of A GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER, Starring Cindy Cheung, Karl Josef Co, Ali Ewoldt, Diane Phelan, and Thom Sesma, to Benefit StopAAPIHate

Along with the increased demand for Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) representation in Hollywood, the AAPI Broadway and theatrical communities are also making their voices heard. CollaborAzian, a new collective of Asian American producers, will present an abridged, virtual performance of the Tony Award-winning musical A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder and will feature and all-Asian cast and crew. The production aims to … Continue reading July 15: CollaborAzian Will Present SESAME STREET’s Alan Muraoka at the Helm of All-Asian American Virtual Production of A GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER, Starring Cindy Cheung, Karl Josef Co, Ali Ewoldt, Diane Phelan, and Thom Sesma, to Benefit StopAAPIHate

Photos: Riza Takahashi, Rebecca J. Michelson and Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Celebrate Asian Joy Featuring Portraits of 30 AAPI New York Theatre Artists

I’m kicking off Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month as part of a portrait series produced by Mean Girls star Riza Takahashi and photographer Rebecca J. Michelson, in collaboration with Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. The series features 30 AAPI New York theatre artists across disciplines. The photoshoot in New York City’s Washington Square Park was stage managed by Benjamin A. Vigil. Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month celebrates AAPI … Continue reading Photos: Riza Takahashi, Rebecca J. Michelson and Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Celebrate Asian Joy Featuring Portraits of 30 AAPI New York Theatre Artists

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