East West Players’ Honors Author/Filmmaker/Media Entrepreneur Paula Madison and “Fresh Off The Boat” Executive Producers Nahnatchka Khan and Melvin Mar

East West Players (EWP), the nation’s premier Asian American theatre, celebrates its Golden Anniversary at their Annual Visionary Awards Dinner & Silent Auction. The Visionary Awards laud the achievements of individuals who have raised the visibility of the Asian Pacific American (APA) community through […]

East West Players Calls on the American Theatre to Increase Diversity

East West Players (EWP), the nation’s largest producing organization of Asian American artistic work and the longest-running professional theater of color in the country, is leading a “call to action” to the American Theatre demanding equity, diversity and inclusion affecting artistic and production personnel […]

East West Players presents “Washer/Dryer” a World Premiere Comedy by Nandita Shenoy Opens Feb. 18th, 2015; Previews Begin Feb. 12

East West Players (EWP), the nation’s longest-running professional theatre of color in the country and the largest producing organization of Asian American artistic work, world premieres Washer/Dryer by Nandita Shenoy and directed by Peter J. Kuo. Currently celebrating its Golden Anniversary, East West Players […]

East West Players’ West Coast Premiere of TAKARAZUKA!!! by Susan Soon He Stanton Opens November 12; Previews begin November 6th

East West Players (EWP), the nation’s longest-running professional theatre of color in the country and the largest producing organization of Asian American artistic work, continues its 50th Anniversary Season, Golden, with TAKARAZUKA!!!, by Susan Soon He Stanton, directed by Leslie Ishii and choreographed by […]

East West Players Announces “2042: See Change” Initiative Kicking Off with National Playwriting Competition

East West Players (EWP), the nation’s premier Asian American theatre organization, announces 2042: See Change, an initiative by East West Players to promote diversity in American theatre. According to census reports, it is estimated that by 2042, for the first time people of color […]

East West Players’ Los Angeles Premiere of “Animals Out of Paper” by Rajiv Joseph, Featuring C.S. Lee and Tess Lina, Opens Sept. 10

East West Players opens its 50th Anniversary Season, Golden, with Animals Out of Paper, by Pulitzer-nominated Rajiv Joseph and directed by Jennifer Chang. The production features C.S. Lee (Showtime’s Dexter), Tess Lina (ABC’s Revenge, CBS’s NCIS) and introducing Kapil Talwalkar.

When a world-renowned origami artist opens […]

ONE NIGHT ONLY: Fresh Faces, Golden Voices Soiree and Fundraiser on August 16th with a special dinner featuring Celebrity Chef Katie Chin

ONE NIGHT ONLY: Fresh Faces, Golden Voices Soiree and Fundraiser on August 16th with a special dinner featuring Celebrity Chef Katie Chin
On Saturday, August 16th, East West Players (EWP), the nation’s largest producing organization of Asian American artistic work and the longest-running professional theatre […]

East West Players Announces its 50th Anniversary Season, “GOLDEN”

East West Players Announces its 50th Anniversary Season, “GOLDEN”
East West Players (EWP), the nation’s largest producing organization of Asian American artistic work and the longest-running professional theater of color in the country, announces its extended 50th Anniversary Season, GOLDEN, a celebration that will take […]