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 BRUCE OSTLER, SARAH RUHL, SHEILAH RAE, MEI ANN TEO, NAOMI IIZUKA, KATE BUSSERT. seat Photo

BRUCE OSTLER, SARAH RUHL, SHEILAH RAE, MEI ANN TEO, NAOMI IIZUKA, KATE BUSSERT. seated - DAVE HARRIS, TINA HOWE, MELISSA LI, KIT YAN

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09/24/2019


Playwright Naomi Iizuka

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03/16/2009
 

Naomi Iizuka Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2002 - John Gassner Playwriting Award
Naomi Iizuka, 36 Views

Naomi Iizuka News

Photos: First Look at the Chicago Premiere of AT THE VANISHING POINT at The Gift Thea Photo Photos: First Look at the Chicago Premiere of AT THE VANISHING POINT at The Gift Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 2, 2022

The Gift Theatre¬†is welcoming back live audiences with the Chicago premiere of¬†Naomi Iizuka‚Äôs¬†drama¬†At the Vanishing Point, directed by¬†Lavina Jadhwani, playing¬†April 28 ‚Äď May 22, 2022¬†at¬†Filament Theatre, 4041 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago.

THE PLAY YOU WANT Extends Through June 19 at The Road Theatre Photo THE PLAY YOU WANT Extends Through June 19 at The Road Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2022

THE ROAD THEATRE COMPANY and Taylor Gilbert, Founder/Artistic Director together with Sam Anderson, Artistic Director, are thrilled to announce that the critically acclaimed, world premiere production of THE PLAY YOU WANT, written by Bernardo Cubría and directed by Michael John Garcés will have a three-week extension following its announced closing on April 24.

Play on Shakespeare Releases Spring and Summer 2022 Season Photo Play on Shakespeare Releases Spring and Summer 2022 Season
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 8, 2022

Play On Shakespeare, the not-for-profit organization dedicated to exploring the world of Shakespeare in performance through translation and adaptation, today announces their spring/summer 2022 season. Lue Douthit, President and Co-Founder says: 'Well, the theater world is definitely opening up. We literally mean 'world' (Prague, Guam, England) and suddenly there are ten professional productions of Play On translations opening in the next few months, including two in San Francisco (African-American Shakespeare Company and Cal Shakes). We are delighted that there are so many opportunities for audiences to gather together again to see and hear Shakespeare differently. Play on!'

The Gift Theatre Presents AT THE VANISHING POINT Chicago Premiere Photo The Gift Theatre Presents AT THE VANISHING POINT Chicago Premiere
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 31, 2022

The Gift Theatre welcomes back live audiences with the Chicago premiere of Naomi Iizuka's drama At the Vanishing Point, directed by Lavina Jadhwani, playing April 28 ‚Äď May 22, 2022 at Filament Theatre, 4041 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago.

THE VAGRANT TRILOGY Extends at The Public Theater Photo THE VAGRANT TRILOGY Extends at The Public Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2022

The Public Theater will begin performances for the New York premiere of THE VAGRANT TRILOGY on Friday, April 8 with a Joseph Papp Free Performance, after the cancellation of the 2020 production just five days before the first performance and a two-year postponement due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

African-American Shakespeare Presents Modern Verse Translation Of RICHARD II Photo African-American Shakespeare Presents Modern Verse Translation Of RICHARD II
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 16, 2022

The African-American Shakespeare Company returns this April with their first-ever production of Richard II. In addition to it being in a modern verse translation, the director L. Peter Callender is structuring it as a memory play, where the narrative begins at the end and works its way forward.

McCarter Continues the Season with A Robust Lineup of Musicals, Tour Premieres, Comed Photo McCarter Continues the Season with A Robust Lineup of Musicals, Tour Premieres, Comedy, Dance, and More
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 11, 2022

McCarter continues the season with a jam-packed lineup of music, theater, dance, and family programming.

The Gift Theatre Announces 2022 Season Photo The Gift Theatre Announces 2022 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 2, 2022

The Gift Theatre has announced its 2022 season, launching this spring with a return to live performances with the Chicago premiere of Naomi Iizuka's drama At The Vanishing Point, directed by Lavina Jadhwani.

Review Roundup: OUT OF TIME at the Public Theater Photo Review Roundup: OUT OF TIME at the Public Theater
by Review Roundups - Mar 2, 2022

NAATCO (National Asian American Theatre Company) is presenting the world premiere production of OUT OF TIME at The Public Theater. OUT OF TIME is written by Jaclyn Backhaus, Sam Chanse, Mia Chung, Naomi Iizuka, and Anna Ouyang Moench, Commissioned and Produced by NAATCO, and Conceived and Directed by Les Waters. This world premiere opened just last night and runs through Sunday, March 13.

Photos: NAATCO's OUT OF TIME Celebrates Opening Night at the Public Theater Photo Photos: NAATCO's OUT OF TIME Celebrates Opening Night at the Public Theater
by Jennifer Broski - Mar 2, 2022

NAATCO (National Asian American Theatre Company) is presenting the world premiere production of OUT OF TIME at The Public Theater. OUT OF TIME is written by Jaclyn Backhaus, Sam Chanse, Mia Chung, Naomi Iizuka, and Anna Ouyang Moench, Commissioned and Produced by NAATCO, and Conceived and Directed by Les Waters. This world premiere opened just last night and runs through Sunday, March 13.

Naomi Iizuka Videos

VIDEO: First Look at A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 at Berkeley Rep VideoVIDEO: First Look at A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 at Berkeley Rep
by Stage Tube - Sep 19, 2018

Berkeley Repertory Theatre presents A Doll's House, Part 2, written by Lucas Hnath and directed by Les Waters, which begins previews on Thursday, September 6 and runs through Sunday, October 21. Individual tickets begin at $30 ($15 if you're under 35) and can be purchased online at berkeleyrep.org or by phone at 510 647-2949 beginning August 12, 2018. Subscription tickets are available now. 

STAGE TUBE: I AM THEATRE Project - Michael John Garcés
by Stage Tube - Jan 26, 2012

BroadwayWorld.com is excited to share a weekly series developed by the Theatre Communications Group! This week Michael John Garcés shares pivotal moments in his theatre career and why the arts matter to him!

STAGE TUBE: I AM THEATRE Project - Andres Munar
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 20, 2011

BroadwayWorld.com is excited to share a new weekly series developed by the Theatre Communications Group! This week actor Andres Munar shares pivotal moments in his theatre career and why the arts matter to him!


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