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 […]

East West Players Announces BEIJING SPRING Musical and Cast; Previews Begin May 15th, Opens May 21st

East West Players (EWP), the nation’s largest producing organization of Asian American artistic work and the longest-running professional theatre of color in the country, concludes its 48th Anniversary Season Making Light, with Beijing Spring, lyrics by Tim Dang and music by Joel Iwataki. Tim Dang […]

East West Players’ Announces Honorees for 48th Anniversary Visionary Awards Dinner & Silent Auction on April 28th

East West Players’ 48th Anniversary Visionary Awards Dinner & Silent Auction on April 28th Honors Reggie Lee (Grimm), Maurissa Tancharoen (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.), Peter Lenkov and Ken Solarz (Hawaii 5-0), and Playwright Paul Kikuchi
East West Players (EWP), the nation’s premier Asian American theatre, celebrates […]

EAST WEST PLAYERS Announces “A Nice Indian Boy”

Previews Begin February 20th, Opens February 26th
East West Players (EWP), the nation’s largest producing organization of Asian American artistic work and the longest-running professional theatre of color in the country, continues its 48th Anniversary Season Making Light, with the world premiere of “A Nice […]