Directory

E-Mail Listservs Serving Asian American Drama People By Region

(last updated 3/19/2015)

National:
aa-drama AT yahoogroups.com
asianamericanplaywrights AT yahoogroups.com
aatheater AT yahoogroups.com

Regional:

Professional/Community Groups

Active Groups (By Region)

Arizona

  • Arizona Asian Theater Co. (Phoenix, AZ)
    Alan Tang (no relation)(I think) artistic director

California, Northern

California, Southern

Canada

Colorado

Florida

  • APASI, Asian Pacific American Scene, Inc. (Tampa, FL)

Georgia

  • Asian Film & Theatre (Atlanta, GA)

Hawaii

Illinois

Kansas

  • Pan Asian American Artists of Kansas City
    (formerly Kansas City Pan Asian American Artist Group)

Minnesota

New York

Oregon

Pennsylvania

Texas

Washington

Washington, DC

  • APIAN (Washington, DC)
  • Awaaz (formerly known as ARTH) (Washington, DC) South Asian American theatre group based out of Georgetown University )
  • MuseFire Productions (Washington, DC)

Active groups (alphabetically)

There is also the Singapore Repertory Theatre, who frequently works with and hires Asian American actors/writers/designers and produced a pre-Broadway run of David Henry Hwang’s Golden Child.

Groups Believed to be Inactive

    • Deep Yellow (Long Beach, CA)
    • Diversity Players (Los Angeles, CA)
    • Everything You Wanted to Know About Asian Men*
      * (but didn’t give a shit enough to ask)
      LA-based Asian American men’s group (Dan Kwong)
    • Funky Fresh Pan-ethnic Asian Girls (touring)
      an Asian American women’s theatre troupe
    • GAPA (Gay Asian Pacific Alliance) Theatre,
      Based out of the Bay Area. See the GAPA web page.
    • Hot Sauce Posse (Vancouver, BC) sketch comedy group 

Student Groups

In addition, there are a few student Asian American theatres that come up and down, rather periodically, depending on the inclinations of the current students:

Performance Artists

Asian American Theatre Artists On The Web

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