Rep. Elizabeth Weight Presents Jason Ma with Special Citation from the Utah State Legislature Honoring the Utah Shakespeare Festival’s World Premiere of His Musical GOLD MOUNTAIN; Limited Run at West Valley Performing Arts Center Ends Run

There is nothing like going out with a bang and on a high note. Rep. Elizabeth Weight (D-District 31) presented two-time ASCAP Foundation Award recipient Jason Ma with his first Official Citation honoring the Utah Shakespeare Festival’s world premiere production of his original musical, Gold Mountain, for which he wrote the book, music and lyrics, before the evening performance at the West Valley Performing Arts Center … Continue reading Rep. Elizabeth Weight Presents Jason Ma with Special Citation from the Utah State Legislature Honoring the Utah Shakespeare Festival’s World Premiere of His Musical GOLD MOUNTAIN; Limited Run at West Valley Performing Arts Center Ends Run

Utah Shakespeare Festival’s World Premiere of Jason Ma’s GOLD MOUNTAIN Starring Ali Ewoldt and Jonny Lee Jr. Ends Limited Run on November 20

The Utah Shakespeare Festival is presenting the world premiere production of Gold Mountain, an original musical by Jason Ma, in November of 2021. Alan Muraoka is directing, having been at the helm for multiple workshops, presentations, and concert versions of the piece since 2015. This marks a return to Utah for Gold Mountain. A staged concert, starring Broadway’s Ali Ewoldt(Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables), … Continue reading Utah Shakespeare Festival’s World Premiere of Jason Ma’s GOLD MOUNTAIN Starring Ali Ewoldt and Jonny Lee Jr. Ends Limited Run on November 20

Photo Diary: Inside Utah Shakespeare Festival’s World Premiere of Jason Ma’s GOLD MOUNTAIN Starring Ali Ewoldt and Jonny Lee Jr.

Last week, I flew to Salt Lake City for the Utah Shakespeare Festival’s world premiere production of Gold Mountain, a new musical by two-time ASCAP Foundation Award recipient Jason Ma, currently playing a limited run through November 20 at the West Valley Performing Arts Center in West Valley City, UT. The world premiere of Gold Mountain, part of the Thrive 125 celebration of 125 years of Utah statehood, … Continue reading Photo Diary: Inside Utah Shakespeare Festival’s World Premiere of Jason Ma’s GOLD MOUNTAIN Starring Ali Ewoldt and Jonny Lee Jr.

Photos: Utah Shakespeare Festival’s World Premiere of Jason Ma’s GOLD MOUNTAIN Starring Ali Ewoldt and Jonny Lee Jr.

The Utah Shakespeare Festival is presenting the world premiere production of Gold Mountain, an original musical by Jason Ma, in November of 2021. Alan Muraoka is  directing, having been at the helm for multiple workshops, presentations, and concert versions of the piece since 2015. This marks a return to Utah for Gold Mountain. A staged concert, starring Broadway’s Ali Ewoldt(Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables), … Continue reading Photos: Utah Shakespeare Festival’s World Premiere of Jason Ma’s GOLD MOUNTAIN Starring Ali Ewoldt and Jonny Lee Jr.

Tony-Winning Utah Shakespeare Festival to Present World Premiere of Jason Ma’s GOLD MOUNTAIN Starring Ali Ewoldt and Jonny Lee Jr., Nov. 4-Nov. 20

The Utah Shakespeare Festival is presenting the world premiere production of Gold Mountain, an original musical by Jason Ma, in November of 2021. Alan Muraoka is slated to direct, having been at the helm for multiple workshops, presentations, and concert versions of the piece since 2015. This marks a return to Utah for Gold Mountain. A staged concert, starring Broadway’s Ali Ewoldt(Phantom of the Opera, … Continue reading Tony-Winning Utah Shakespeare Festival to Present World Premiere of Jason Ma’s GOLD MOUNTAIN Starring Ali Ewoldt and Jonny Lee Jr., Nov. 4-Nov. 20

Viet Vo, Erika Amato, Emily Ann Banks, Nicholas-Tyler Corbin, Amy Crossman, Jessica Giannone, Anthony F. Lalor, Roger Lipson, Anthony Michael Martinez, Lance C. Roberts, Shannon Stowe, Yeena Sung and Logan Thomason Set for Boomerang Theatre Company’s THE COMEDY OF ERRORS, Sept. 24-26

BOOMERANG THEATRE COMPANY’s return to live in-person theater is a production of William Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors, directed by Scott Ebersold. The Comedy of Errors will play four performances only at The Tea Room at The Prince George Hotel (15 East 27th Street, NYC). Performances begin Friday, September 24 at 7:30pm and continue through Sunday, September 26 at 3pm. Tickets are FREE and available here. … Continue reading Viet Vo, Erika Amato, Emily Ann Banks, Nicholas-Tyler Corbin, Amy Crossman, Jessica Giannone, Anthony F. Lalor, Roger Lipson, Anthony Michael Martinez, Lance C. Roberts, Shannon Stowe, Yeena Sung and Logan Thomason Set for Boomerang Theatre Company’s THE COMEDY OF ERRORS, Sept. 24-26

Path to GOLD MOUNTAIN Lined with Gratitude for AAPI Community

I caught up with writer/composer Jason Ma as his musical GOLD MOUNTAIN is about to reach a milestone, a world premiere production presented by Utah Shakespeare Festival. In the midst of pre-production and sorting through video submissions from actors, we talked about what was on his mind as he prepares for the upcoming November run of his show, a new musical about Chinese laborers on … Continue reading Path to GOLD MOUNTAIN Lined with Gratitude for AAPI Community

May 21: Works by David Henry Hwang, Genny Lim, Jeanne Sakata, Qui Nguyen, Chay Yew, Julia Cho, Nandita Shenoy and Susan Soon He Stanton Set for The Barrow Group’s benefit, “Reflections: Celebrating Asian American Theatre Past, Present and Future” Celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month 

For Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, the Barrow Group will be presenting a benefit, “Reflections: Celebrating Asian American Theatre Past, Present and Future,” this Friday, May 21st at 7pm EST. You can experience this event over Zoom, or watch the stream live on The Barrow Group’s Facebook page. Short excerpts will be taken from plays by Asian American playwrights David Henry Hwang, Genny … Continue reading May 21: Works by David Henry Hwang, Genny Lim, Jeanne Sakata, Qui Nguyen, Chay Yew, Julia Cho, Nandita Shenoy and Susan Soon He Stanton Set for The Barrow Group’s benefit, “Reflections: Celebrating Asian American Theatre Past, Present and Future” Celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month 

May 28: The Lucille Lortel Foundation is Presenting an IG Live Chat with Broadway Vet Lainie Sakakura and Viet Vo in Celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

As part of the ongoing celebration of Asian American and Pacific Island Heritage Month, The Lucille Lortel Foundation continues to use its social media platforms to help elevate and honor AAPI community members , Please join Viet Vo on the Lucille Lortel Foundation Instagram account, “IG LIVE WITH” on Friday, May 28 at 7pm as he chats with the Broadway Vet Lainie Sakakura (FOSSE, The … Continue reading May 28: The Lucille Lortel Foundation is Presenting an IG Live Chat with Broadway Vet Lainie Sakakura and Viet Vo in Celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Feb. 20: Model Majority’s Lunar New Year Comedy Spectacular Featuring Veronica Dang, Kevin Chew, Carol Lee, Rob Chen, Alex Chester, Ariel Estrada, Non Kuramoto, Inam Quazi, Julie Tran, Monica Villa and Viet Vo to Benefit Feeding America

Feb. 20: Model Majority’s Lunar New Year Comedy Spectacular Featuring Veronica Dang, Kevin Chew, Carol Lee, Rob Chen, Alex Chester, Ariel Estrada, Non Kuramoto, Inam Quazi, Julie Tran, Monica Villa and Viet Vo to Benefit Feeding America https://wp.me/p8ilTC-8Kn Continue reading Feb. 20: Model Majority’s Lunar New Year Comedy Spectacular Featuring Veronica Dang, Kevin Chew, Carol Lee, Rob Chen, Alex Chester, Ariel Estrada, Non Kuramoto, Inam Quazi, Julie Tran, Monica Villa and Viet Vo to Benefit Feeding America