Aurora, CO – Theatre Esprit Asia’s original play, Coming to America, received Best Production from the 2016 Colorado Theatre Festival. The first place finish advances TEA to the national festival of the American Association of Community Theatres (AACT) in Rochester, MN to be… Continue Reading
East West Players has found its new artistic director from within its own ranks and will announce on Wednesday that Snehal Desai will succeed outgoing producing artistic director Tim Dang, who has led the downtown Los Angeles theater company since 1993. http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/la-et-cm-east-west-players-snehal-desai-20160628-snap-story.html… Continue Reading
BroadwayWorld.com reports that Tony Award®-winning Playwright David Henry Hwang has been elected the Chair of the American Theatre Wing. Having joined the board of the American Theatre Wing in 2009, Mr. Hwang will succeed current Chair William Ivey Long, who concludes his four-year term this year (the… Continue Reading
Kudos to VACT‘s Donna Yamamoto for winning a Vancouver NOW Representation and Inclusion Award at the Jessies (Vancouver, BC’s local award for theatre excellence). Donna Yamamoto: for outstanding leadership in developing work by 3 Asian-Canadian playwrights in the Cultch’s 2015-16 season as… Continue Reading
Mu Performing Arts and Artistic Director Randy Reyes invite you to join us for our 25th Anniversary Season! Celebrate 25 years of Mu Performing Arts with this huge season. Bringing you new taiko performances and innovative works from the heart of the Asian American experience.… Continue Reading
WHEN: July 19, 2016 (Tuesday) 5:30 – 8:30 PM WHERE: Ferguson’s Pub and the Dillingham Transportation Building Courtyard, 729 Bishop Street, Honolulu, HI WHAT: A gala fundraiser featuring food, bar, entertainment, and a silent auction HOW MUCH: Tickets: $35 for individuals; group and corporate… Continue Reading
Job Description: Program/Department: Administration Direct Report: Producing Artistic Director Position: Arts Education Director Classification: Full-Time/Salaried/Exempt/Benefits Eligible http://www.eastwestplayers.org/news/job-opportunity-arts-education-director/.
The following are the 32 most recommended unproduced new plays by female and trans* authors per our survey results. Each play received between 5 and 14 nominations. For more about the selection process, visit our About the List page. Playwrights have been encouraged to list their plays… Continue Reading
The Ma-Yi Writers Lab is now reviewing applications for new members for the 2016-2018 Seasons! Deadline is September 1, 2016. More information here!
A new academic organization devoted to the works of David Henry Hwang is now up and running at http://www.davidhenryhwangsociety.org “Founded in 2016, the David Henry Hwang Society is devoted to the scholarly examination of plays by David Henry Hwang. Beginning… Continue Reading