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

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

VIDEO: Watch André De Shields, Audra McDonald, Sterling K. Brown, Jelani Alladin, Denée Benton, Joe Morton & More in The Public’s #ToBeBlack In Honor of Juneteenth

VIDEO: Watch André De Shields, Audra McDonald, Sterling K. Brown, Jelani Alladin, Denée Benton, Joe Morton & More in The Public’s #ToBeBlack In Honor of Juneteenth https://wp.me/p8ilTC-6Hq In honor of Juneteenth, The Public has just released Girl From the North Country cast member Kimber Elayne Sprawl’s collaborative interpretation of Hamlet’s eternal “To Be or Not To Be” speech and performed by a stellar group of 30 African American actors including Toree Alexander, Jelani Alladin, Denée Benton, Marsha Stephanie Blake, Sterling K. Brown, Jonathan Burke, Ato Blankson-Wood, Gerald Caesar, Don Cheadle, Grantham Coleman, Khris Davis, Ellis Dawson, André De Shields, Alysha Deslorieux, Alexandra Grey, Renée Elise Goldsberry, William Jackson Harper, Nikki M. James, Wonza Johnson, Blaine Krauss, Audra McDonald, Jevon McFerrin, Patina Miller, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Adrienne C. Moore, Joe Morton, Jordin Sparks, Kimber Elayne Sprawl, Alexandria Wailes, and Nik Walker. Continue reading VIDEO: Watch André De Shields, Audra McDonald, Sterling K. Brown, Jelani Alladin, Denée Benton, Joe Morton & More in The Public’s #ToBeBlack In Honor of Juneteenth

Kevin Mambo, Ito Aghayere, Sahr Ngaujah, and Jojo Gonzalez in MLIMA'S TALE. Photo Credit: Joan Marcus

Lynn Nottage’s “Mlima’s Tale” Receives 2018 Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations for Outstanding New Off-Broadway Play, Outstanding Lighting Design, Outstanding Sound Design

Lynn Nottage’s “Mlima’s Tale” Receives Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations for Outstanding New Off-Broadway Play, Outstanding Lighting Design, Outstanding Sound Design Continue reading Lynn Nottage’s “Mlima’s Tale” Receives 2018 Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations for Outstanding New Off-Broadway Play, Outstanding Lighting Design, Outstanding Sound Design

Sahr Ngaujah, Jojo Gonzalez, Kevin Mambo and Ito Aghayer Set for World Premiere of Lynn Nottage’s MLIMA’S TALE at The Public, March 27 – May 20

Sahr Ngaujah, Jojo Gonzalez, Kevin Mambo and Ito Aghayer Set for World Premiere of Lynn Nottage’s MLIMA’S TALE at The Public Continue reading Sahr Ngaujah, Jojo Gonzalez, Kevin Mambo and Ito Aghayer Set for World Premiere of Lynn Nottage’s MLIMA’S TALE at The Public, March 27 – May 20