Filipino American Theater

Articles about Filipino American and Filipino Canadian Theater

2017

Filipino ghosts to haunt San Francisco theatergoers

Play inspired by labor leader Larry Itliong to premiere in SF

Anti-beauty pageant Fil-Am teens to be depicted on stage

Actress Sara Porkalob stages the story of her gangster lola

Fil-Am director-actor Randy Reyes named to board of nat'l theater group

Rodney To directs Boni Alvarez' new play "Fixed"

Filipino theater grad student in Canada gets $10K grant, scholarship

May Adrales is new associate artistic director of Milwaukee Rep

Fil-Am playwright Mara Elissa Palma and her complicated relationships

CANADA: Fil-Canadian playwright JoSi Malaya's lesson plants

Bindlestiff Studio stages three plays from Manila in "Tagalog 2017"

CANADA: Fil-Canadian Anthony Raymond Yu directs queer staging of 'Dog Sees God'

Fil-Am actors play homicidal couple in musical thriller 'Sweeney Todd' in Seattle

Fil-Am comedian Ron Muriera helps keep San Jose Stage Company running

'Noli Me Tangere' opera to be staged in Boston

Hortense Gerardo's play in Boston, dance film in NY

Bindlestiff's new artistic director known for 'heart and talent'

Filipino-American playwright Han Ong returns to SF with new play

Filipino-American playwright Lani Montreal's new play 'Nanay' in Chicago

Deedee Magno Hall and Isa Briones star in "Next to Normal"

Filipino-American film on love, loss and a dog goes to Cannes

Staged readings of play on Filipino immigrant boy and his Hulk Hogan fantasies in LA

CANADA: Filipino food and mythological creatures in kids' play in Toronto

DANCE: Parangal Dance Company performs in Hawaii, San Francisco and Italy in 2017

Boni Alvarez brings aswang to Los Angeles

Devin Ilaw: A Filipino Thuy in the new 'Miss Saigon' on Broadway

Filipino-Americans lead in Seattle staging of 'Here Lies Love'

LA-based Playwrights' Arena theater company celebrates 25th anniversary

CANADA: Toronto-based Carlos Bulosan Theatre stages 'Anak'

Fil-Am playwright stages work on WWII roundup of Japanese Americans 

Heartache and 'kilig' in Bindlestiff's February show


2016
Clint Ramos wins 2016 Tony Award for costume design

Clint Ramos bags Tony nomination for his cotumes for Lupita Nyong'o

Chinoy theater actors Reuben Uy and Herbie Go in 2016 Superbowl commercials

In San Francisco, Bindlestiff Studio stages 'Tagalog,' three plays about love

Ma-Yi Theater's comedy on Fil-Am families opens in New York

Lisa Tejero plays Filipino-American character in 'after all the terrible things I do'

Bindlestiff Studio stages 'The Love Edition 2016'

CANADA: Staged reading of play 'People Power in Toronto by Carlos Bulosan Theatre

Fil-Am play 'Criers for Hire' opens in Los Angeles

Jessica Hagedorn's 'Dogeaters' opens in San Francisco

Filipino-American playwright Jeffrey Lo kicks off 2016 with 2 plays


2015
Miss Saigon's Jon Jon Briones is off to Broadway

Chicago's Circa Pintig theater group gets set for 25th year

Filipino-American playwrights headed for US stages in 2016
(Jessica Hagedorn, A. Rey Pamatmat, Victor Maog, Giovanni "Gio" Ortega)

Lea Salonga, back on Broadway for 'Allegiance': 'There has been zero video game time for me'

Obie-winning Mia Katigbak pushes for more Asian faces on the American stage

Jose Llana takes over from Ken Watanabe in Broadway's 'King and I'

Filipino-American Jon Viktor Corpuz is Royalty on Broadway, dazzles in 'The King and I'

Clint Ramos designs costumes for Bradley Cooper's 'The Elephant Man' on Broadway


2014
Cayabyab-Lumbera’s ‘Noli’ musical to debut in Los Angeles


2013
Fil-Am Eva Noblezada is new 'Miss Saigon' on West End

Filipino costume and set designer Clint Ramos wins Obie Award


2012
Jay EspaƱo Does Movement for 'At The Flash'

Reaching out from the US with dance


2011
Filipino-American play 'Flipzoids' to be restaged in New York