Francis Jue, Lainie Sakakura, Allen Gilmore, Jon Norman Schneider, Shannon Tyo, Ralph B. Peña, Aline Mayagoitia, Alaudin Ullah, Lisa Helmi Johanson and More Nominated for Connecticut Critics Circle Awards; Winners to Be Presented Tonight at Long Wharf Theatre

Long Wharf Theatre’s “The Chinese Lady” and Hartford Stage’s “Lost in Yonkers” and Music Theatre of Connecticut’s production of “Falsettoland” lead the shows nominated for the 30th annual Connecticut Critics Circle Awards. The awards event, which celebrates the best in professional theater in the state, will be held Monday, June 27 at 7:30 p.m. at the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven. Kenneth Gartman, a New … Continue reading Francis Jue, Lainie Sakakura, Allen Gilmore, Jon Norman Schneider, Shannon Tyo, Ralph B. Peña, Aline Mayagoitia, Alaudin Ullah, Lisa Helmi Johanson and More Nominated for Connecticut Critics Circle Awards; Winners to Be Presented Tonight at Long Wharf Theatre

THE CHINESE LADY Receives 5 Drama Desk Nominations including Best Play for Lloyd Suh, Best Lead Actress in a Play for Shannon Tyo, Best Featured Actor in a Play for Daniel K. Isaac, Best Costume Design for Linda Cho and Best Projection Design for Shawn Duan

Ma-Yi Theater Company and The Public Theater’s co-production of Lloyd Suh’s THE CHINESE LADY, directed by Obie Award-winning Ralph B. Peña, has been nominated for five Drama Desk nominations including Best Play for Lloyd Suh, Best Leading Actress in a Play for Shannon Tyo, Best Featured Actor in a Play for Daniel K. Isaac, Best Costume Design for Linda Cho and Best Projection Design for … Continue reading THE CHINESE LADY Receives 5 Drama Desk Nominations including Best Play for Lloyd Suh, Best Lead Actress in a Play for Shannon Tyo, Best Featured Actor in a Play for Daniel K. Isaac, Best Costume Design for Linda Cho and Best Projection Design for Shawn Duan

Rajiv Joseph’s LETTERS OF SURESH, Thom Sesma, Lloyd Suh’s THE CHINESE LADY, Shannon Tyo, Francis Jue and KRISTINA WONG, SWEATSHOP OVERLORD Among the 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards Nominees; Full List of Nominees

Broadway’s POTUS stars Lilli Cooper and Lea DeLaria announced the nominations for the 37th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway today. This year, the awards will be handed out by a few Host/Presenter pairs on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at NYU Skirball beginning at 7:00pm EST. The Lucille Lortel Awards are produced by the Off-Broadway League and Lucille Lortel Theatre, with additional support … Continue reading Rajiv Joseph’s LETTERS OF SURESH, Thom Sesma, Lloyd Suh’s THE CHINESE LADY, Shannon Tyo, Francis Jue and KRISTINA WONG, SWEATSHOP OVERLORD Among the 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards Nominees; Full List of Nominees

Ma-Yi Theater Company and The Public Theater Extend Lloyd Suh’s THE CHINESE LADY Starring Daniel K. Isaac and Shannon Tyo through April 10

Ma-Yi Theater Company and The Public Theater are presenting THE CHINESE LADY, written by Lloyd Suh and directed by Obie Award-winning Ralph B. Peña. THE CHINESE LADY began previews in The Public’s Shiva Theater on February 23, with opening night set for Tuesday, March 8. Due to popular demand, THE CHINESE LADY will enjoy a two-week extension. The production was originally scheduled to close on … Continue reading Ma-Yi Theater Company and The Public Theater Extend Lloyd Suh’s THE CHINESE LADY Starring Daniel K. Isaac and Shannon Tyo through April 10

Ma-Yi Theater Company and The Public Theater are presenting Lloyd Suh’s THE CHINESE LADY Starring Daniel K. Isaac and Shannon Tyo, February 23-March 27

Ma-Yi Theater Company and The Public Theater are presenting THE CHINESE LADY, written by Lloyd Suh and directed by Obie Award-winning Ralph B. Peña. THE CHINESE LADY will begin performances in The Public’s Shiva Theater with a Joe Papp Free Preview Performance on Wednesday, February 23 and will run through Sunday, March 27. The official press opening is on Tuesday, March 8. The full cast … Continue reading Ma-Yi Theater Company and The Public Theater are presenting Lloyd Suh’s THE CHINESE LADY Starring Daniel K. Isaac and Shannon Tyo, February 23-March 27

Oct. 12-Oct. 31: Long Wharf Theatre Presents Lloyd Suh’s THE CHINESE LADY Starring Shannon Tyo and Jon Norman Schneider 

Long Wharf Theatre is presenting The Chinese Lady, Lloyd Suh’s whimsical exposé inspired by Afong Moy’s journey to and through America, starring Shannon Tyo as Afong Moy and Jon Norman Schneider as Atung. Ralph B. Peña directs. Performances begin October 12, 2021 and run through October 31, 2021. Opening night is set for Thursday, October 14 at 7:00 PM at the Claire Tow Stage in the C. … Continue reading Oct. 12-Oct. 31: Long Wharf Theatre Presents Lloyd Suh’s THE CHINESE LADY Starring Shannon Tyo and Jon Norman Schneider 

Ma-Yi Theater Company Celebrates AAPI Heritage Month with Benefit Reading of Daniel K. Isaac’s Once Upon a (korean) Time Featuring Diana Oh, Jon Norman Schneider, James Seol, David Shih, Shannon Tyo, Jeena Yi; Ralph B. Peña’s Vancouver and more

In celebration of AAPI Heritage Month, Ma-Yi Theater Company has announced several programs and initiatives that not only strengthen Ma-Yi’s role in leading the national discourse about what it means to be Asian American today, but expands the diverse communities that Ma-Yi champions and supports. From May 20-23, Ma-Yi will present a benefit reading of Daniel K. Isaac’s Once Upon A (korean) Time. Mixing traditional Korean fables with … Continue reading Ma-Yi Theater Company Celebrates AAPI Heritage Month with Benefit Reading of Daniel K. Isaac’s Once Upon a (korean) Time Featuring Diana Oh, Jon Norman Schneider, James Seol, David Shih, Shannon Tyo, Jeena Yi; Ralph B. Peña’s Vancouver and more

Watch: LS NYUWomXn100 Presents Haunting & Healing: Part 2: Daniel K. Isaac’s ONCE UPON A (korean) TIME Featuring Diana Oh, Jon Norman Schneider, James Seol, David Shih, Shannon Tyo, and Jeena Yi through April 26; Q & A with Playwright Daniel K. Isaac, Director Ralph B. Peña, and Karen Shimakawa

Watch: LS NYUWomXn100 Presents Haunting & Healing: Part 2: Daniel K. Isaac’s ONCE UPON A (korean) TIME Featuring Diana Oh, Jon Norman Schneider, James Seol, David Shih, Shannon Tyo, and Jeena Yi through April 26; Q & A with Playwright Daniel K. Isaac, Director Ralph B. Peña, and Karen Shimakawa https://wp.me/p8ilTC-9jS Continue reading Watch: LS NYUWomXn100 Presents Haunting & Healing: Part 2: Daniel K. Isaac’s ONCE UPON A (korean) TIME Featuring Diana Oh, Jon Norman Schneider, James Seol, David Shih, Shannon Tyo, and Jeena Yi through April 26; Q & A with Playwright Daniel K. Isaac, Director Ralph B. Peña, and Karen Shimakawa

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

Shannon Tyo. Photo by Lia Chang

Jon Norman Schneider and Shannon Tyo Set for Long Wharf Theatre’s Production of THE CHINESE LADY by Lloyd Suh, March 18 – April 12

Jon Norman Schneider and Shannon Tyo Set for Long Wharf Theatre’s Production of THE CHINESE LADY by Lloyd Suh, March 18 – April 12 https://wp.me/p8ilTC-5XM Continue reading Jon Norman Schneider and Shannon Tyo Set for Long Wharf Theatre’s Production of THE CHINESE LADY by Lloyd Suh, March 18 – April 12