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Mandarin Wu

 
Bio:
Actor, Dancer, Singer, Choreographer, Director, Teacher. Education: NYU Tisch Dance MFA; UC Irvine Dance BA, Digital Arts Minor; Los Angeles County High School for the Arts - Dance Major and Musical Theatre Ensemble. Faculty of the Musical Theatre Program at Marymount Manhattan College As a ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Actor, Dancer, Singer, Choreographer, Director, Teacher. Education: NYU Tisch Dance MFA; UC Irvine Dance BA, Digital Arts Minor; Los Angeles County High School for the Arts - Dance Major and Musical Theatre Ensemble. Faculty of the Musical Theatre Program at Marymount Manhattan College As a ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Return , 2022
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Kathleen LaMagna, Greg Horton, Mandarin Wu
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Kathleen LaMagna, Greg Horton, Mandarin Wu

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05/09/2018
Kathleen LaMagna, Denali Bennett, Tia DeShazor, Sharaé Moultrie, Andrea Dotto, Lau Photo

Kathleen LaMagna, Denali Bennett, Tia DeShazor, Sharaé Moultrie, Andrea Dotto, Lauren Alice Smith, Mandarin Wu

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05/09/2018
Kai and Sheryl Liu and Mandarin Wu Photo

Kai and Sheryl Liu and Mandarin Wu

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02/01/2016
Mandarin Wu, Lu Yu, EJ An, Leanne Cabrera, Angel Lam Photo

Mandarin Wu, Lu Yu, EJ An, Leanne Cabrera, Angel Lam

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02/01/2016
Mandarin Wu, Tisa Chang, Daniel Demello and Kelsey Wang Photo

Mandarin Wu, Tisa Chang, Daniel Demello and Kelsey Wang

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02/01/2016

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Return , 2022
Performer

Mandarin Wu Biography

Actor, Dancer, Singer, Choreographer, Director, Teacher.
Education: NYU Tisch Dance MFA; UC Irvine Dance BA, Digital Arts Minor; Los Angeles County High School for the Arts - Dance Major and Musical Theatre Ensemble.
Faculty of the Musical Theatre Program at Marymount Manhattan College
As a performer, career highlights include: Dance Captain for FOLLIES (Astoria Performing Arts Center), dancing at the Metropolitan Opera (ORFEO ED EURIDICE, directed by Mark Morris), originating the role of Fairy False in Pan Asian Rep’s A DREAM OF RED PAVILIONS (off-Broadway), Ariel in Shakespeare’s THE TEMPEST. She performed for Taiwan's president Tsai, Ing-Wen on her NYC tour.
Mandarin's choreography credits include off-off-Broadway production ROMANCE OF THE WESTERN CHAMBER, full production of LEGALLY BLONDE (Music Dept. National ChiaYi University, Taiwan), and the NYC choreography lab and readings of EASTBOUND (NY Theatre Barn). She has also directed readings: HELEN (Buburuzan/Lei) and TROPICAL ANGELS (Lin / Lei) in Taiwan.






Mandarin Wu News

NYFA City Artist Corps Concert 'Songs From SKIN' By Yuriko Shibata And Andrew Strano  Photo NYFA City Artist Corps Concert 'Songs From SKIN' By Yuriko Shibata And Andrew Strano Now Available For Streaming
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 15, 2022

A concert of songs from the original musical SKIN - featured at Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre earlier this year for the Global Forms Theatre Festival - is now available for streaming worldwide on Youtube.

Pan Asian Repertory Theatre Announces NUWORKS 2022 Experimental Series Photo Pan Asian Repertory Theatre Announces NUWORKS 2022 Experimental Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2022

Pan Asian Repertory Theatre will present NuWorks 2022, the annual experimental series of self-created work from innovative and diverse artists exploring an eclectic range of genres and techniques using poetry, text, dance and music.

THE EMPEROR'S NIGHTINGALE to Begin Return Engagement This Saturday Photo THE EMPEROR'S NIGHTINGALE to Begin Return Engagement This Saturday
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 13, 2022

The limited return engagement that includes public and student matinee performances begins this Saturday afternoon, January 15, 2022 and concludes Sunday afternoon, January 30, 2022 at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street).

Pan Asian Repertory Theatre Announces Return of THE EMPEROR'S NIGHTINGALE Photo Pan Asian Repertory Theatre Announces Return of THE EMPEROR'S NIGHTINGALE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 14, 2021

A Lunar New Year Special: Pan Asian Repertory Theatre is launching its 45th Milestone Season of recovery and healing with the return to LIVE theater beginning after the new year and celebrating the Lunar New Year with the annual return engagement of the acclaimed 2018 production of The Emperor’s Nightingale by Damon Chua (Incident at Hidden Temple).

New York Theatre Barn to Live Stream Choreography Lab April 1 Photo New York Theatre Barn to Live Stream Choreography Lab April 1
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 26, 2020

New York Theatre Barn will live stream the launch of the 7th season of its Choreography Lab on Wednesday, April 1st, 2020 at 7PM EST.

Green Space Releases January Schedule Photo Green Space Releases January Schedule
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 23, 2019

Green Space has announced a diverse roster of artists for its signature programs this September. Take Root will present an evening of work by Drastic Action and Nicole Y. McClam on January 24th and 25th, and Fertile Ground showcases works-in-progress by multiple dance artists on January 26th.

Musical Theatre Factory Announces NEW WAVE GATHERING: A Celebrating Women, Trans And  Photo Musical Theatre Factory Announces NEW WAVE GATHERING: A Celebrating Women, Trans And Gender Non Conforming Artists
by A.A. Cristi - May 30, 2019

To celebrate the work of MTF's Women, Trans and GNC Roundtable on Monday June 3rd, Musical Theatre Factory will present a one night only evening of new musical theatre works by and for women, trans and gender non conforming people. These invigorating, witty, compelling, complex and poignant songs explore a range of stories told by underrepresented voices- songs about life, love, coming-of-age, finding your power, and just plain ol' humanity! Curated by Molly Marinik, Maybe Burke and Janelle Lawrence A New Wave Gathering will take place at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette St) on Monday, June 3 at 9.30pm. Tickets are $25 and are available at mtf.nyc/events.

Musical Theatre Factory Announces RECLAIMING OUR TIME,  Celebrating MTF's People Of C Photo Musical Theatre Factory Announces RECLAIMING OUR TIME, Celebrating MTF's People Of Color Roundtable
by Stephi Wild - May 16, 2019

To celebrate the work of MTF's People of Color Roundtable on Monday May 20th, Musical Theatre Factory will present a one night only evening of new musical theatre works by and for people of color. These electrifying, witty, powerful, complex and poignant songs explore a range of stories told by the ones who are meant to tell it- songs about matters pertaining to race and just plain ol' humanity! Curated by Natasha Sinha and Ianne Fields Stewart. Reclaiming Our Time will take place at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette St) on Monday, May 20 at 7pm. Tickets are $25 and are available at mtf.nyc/events.

Zachary Noah Piser Will Lead Reading Of EASTBOUND Produced By New York Theatre Barn Photo Zachary Noah Piser Will Lead Reading Of EASTBOUND Produced By New York Theatre Barn
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 2, 2019

To launch New York Theatre Barn's 12th season, the company will produce a reading of the new musical Eastbound on January 12th and 13th, 2019 led by Zachary Noah Piser (B'way: Wicked; Off-B'way: Sweeney Todd). With book and music by Cheeyang Ng (2018 Drama League Residency) and book and lyrics by Khiyon Hursey (2017 Dramatists Guild Fellow), Eastbound is the recipient of New York Theatre Barn's 2017 IMPACT Award.

Photo Flash: Inside NAAP & Prospect Theater's INTO THE WOODS In Concert Opening Nigh Photo Photo Flash: Inside NAAP & Prospect Theater's INTO THE WOODS In Concert Opening Night
by Stephi Wild - Oct 29, 2018

National Asian Artists Project and Prospect Theater Company presented a sold-out concert reading of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Into the Woods at The TimesCenter in New York on October 20. Scroll down for photos of backstage, performance and the reception.