Christine Toy Johnson, Thom Sesma, Ali Ewoldt, Jose Llana, Ann Harada, Telly Leung and More Set for The Asian American Composers and Lyricists Project at The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre on May 19, 2013
Raymond J. Lee and Ali Ewoldt star in Concert Reading of Jason Ma’s Gold Mountain on May 21, 2012
On May 12th and 13th, AEA’s Eastern Region Equal Employment Opportunity Committee in collaboration with Leviathan Lab’s Asian American Women Writers’ Workshop, celebrated Asian Heritage Month with a salon of concert readings of new monologues and 10 minute plays, at the AEA Audition Center in New York. Leanne Cabrera, Nora Chau, Elaina Erika Davis, Siho Ellsmore, Nancy Eng, Christine Toy Johnson, Dorim Lee, Marisa Marquez, May Nazareno, Kristine M. Reyes, Eileen Rivera and Susan Soon He Stanton were among the playwrights featured.
Lia Chang: AEA celebrates Asian Heritage Month with Leviathan Lab’s Asian American Female Playwright’s Short Play Festival in NY, May 12, 13
Some of Broadway’s favorite Asian American singers will join together to do a concert version of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty on Sunday, May 16 at the Theatre at Saint Peter’s, in celebration of Asian Heritage Month. Directed by original cast member Gerry McIntyre and with musical direction by Randy Redd and lighting design by Susan Nicholson, the cast includes Ann Harada (“Asaka”), Jose Llana (“Papa Ge”), Yuka Takara (“Ti Moune”), Telly Leung (“Daniel”), Christine Toy Johnson (“Erzulie”), Paolo Montallban (“Agwe”), Jason Ma (“Ton Ton Julian”), Hazel Ann Raymundo (“Mama Euralie”), Deborah Lew (“Andrea”), Alan Ariano (“Armand”) and Kylie Liya Goldstein (“Little Ti Moune”).