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Diversity increases on Broadway but not for Asians

posted by Randall

Courtesy: Hamilton Broadway

Views from the Edge

The lights of Broadway appear to be shining brighter for minority actors, singers and dancers but they dim when it comes to Asian American performers.
Though the 2015-2016 season was touted as the season of diversity with the musical Hamilton leading the way, there were fewer Asian American … Read more


Jan 3, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Blog: A Year of Activism and Protest

Blog: A Year of Activism and Protest

posted by Randall


By Ed Diokno
It would be easy to describe the year as an awful year with the highlight – or, lowlight, depending on your point of view – being the election of Donald Trump.
But something was happening among Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders that might make 2016 a year to relish. The … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Asian American Actors Take Center Stage on Broadway

posted by Randall

Here Lies Love

By Ernabel Demillo

Asian Americans theater actors are suddenly in demand. With several big name revivals opening in 2015, along with more plays and musicals focusing on the Asian and Asian American narrative, Asian American actors are finding their names high on the list of casting agents.

According to the Asian American Performers Action Coalition … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Feb 5, 2014 Ξ Comments Off on TDF Stages: Asian American kids save the day in Ma-Yi Theater production

TDF Stages: Asian American kids save the day in Ma-Yi Theater production

posted by Ariel Neidermeier

Ma Yi Theater CompanyA new children’s production produced by the Ma-Yi Theater has all the aspects of a classic superhero coming-of-age story: marginalized youths discover extraordinary superpowers; a galactic menace emerges and they save the world.

But, here’s the thing about The Wong Kids in the Secret of the Space Chupacabra GO! that elevates it from the typical … Read more


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