Playwright David Henry Hwang discusses Asian identity at ATASK event

Award-winning playwright David Henry Hwang spoke about Asian Americans and the creative process at the Wheelock Family Theater on Dec. 8. The “Onstage with David Henry Hwang” event was hosted by ATASK, a provider of services for Asian families affected by domestic violence. The event was emceed by WGBH reporter Jared Bowen. Continue reading

SPOTLIGHT: An Interview with Lauren Yee

Take a look at University of California at San Diego (UCSD) Masters of Fine Arts (MFA) student Lauren Yee’s website, and you’ll quickly notice the numerous lists of awards she has won for her plays. San Francisco Foundation Matching Artist Commission grantee, MAP Fund grantee, Ford Foundation Emerging Writers of Color fellow, Edward F. Albee Foundation fellow, Christopher Brian Wolk Award finalist… Just to name a few. Yee is one of the most talented playwrights the Asian-American community has the pleasure of boasting about. And her new production Hookman, produced by Company One, is anticipated to be a funny, yet … Continue reading