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Will Dao

 

Bio:
Bronx bred and California based performer who loves cooking, comedy, and karaoke. Engage with him at willdao.com. (read complete bio)

 

Will Dao Biography

Bronx bred and California based performer who loves cooking, comedy, and karaoke. Engage with him at willdao.com.




Will Dao News

First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld San Francisco Awards; Ray of Light's KINKY Photo First Stats Released For The BroadwayWorld San Francisco Awards; Ray of Light's KINKY BOOTS Leads Best Musical
by BWW Staff - Nov 21, 2022

The first live standings have been announced for the 2022 BroadwayWorld San Francisco Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

Word for Word's Off the Page Staged Reading Series to Present Two Murakami Stories in Photo Word for Word's Off the Page Staged Reading Series to Present Two Murakami Stories in October
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 18, 2022

Word for Word’s Off the Page Staged Reading Series 2022 continues on October 3 with two stories by Haruki Murakami The Second Bakery Attack and Bakery Attack. Stories that Word for Word theatrically presents are selected from Off the Page staged readings. This series is the public’s first look at pieces Word for Word is being considered for upcoming productions. 

PlayGround Announces 29th Season Of New Plays & Playwrights Photo PlayGround Announces 29th Season Of New Plays & Playwrights
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 15, 2022

PlayGround, California's leading playwright incubator and theatre community hub, has announced its 29th season, including the return of the celebrated Monday Night PlayGround staged reading series on third Mondays,* October - March, in-person this year at Berkeley's Freight & Salvage and live simulcast.

BWW Review: THE PAPER DREAMS OF HARRY CHIN at SF Playhouse Photo BWW Review: THE PAPER DREAMS OF HARRY CHIN at SF Playhouse
by Steve Murray - May 12, 2022

Award-winning playwright Jessica Huang's powerful story of the repercussions of the Chinese Exclusion Act is superbly realized by Director Jeffrey Lo (The Language Archive, The Santaland Diaries, Vietgone) and a stellar cast including my local fave Jomar Tagatac in another outstanding performance. Merging the sad history of people forced to change their identities with the mystical spirit world of Chinese fables, The Paper Dreams of Harry Chin is must-see theatre at its finest.

San Francisco Playhouse Announces Casting For THE PAPER DREAMS OF HARRY CHIN Photo San Francisco Playhouse Announces Casting For THE PAPER DREAMS OF HARRY CHIN
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 30, 2022

San Francisco Playhouse has announced casting for The Paper Dreams of Harry Chin by Jessica Huang. The play will run on the San Francisco Playhouse Mainstage from May 4 through June 18, 2022. Jeffrey Lo will direct.

40+ Theatres Support AAPI Community Through TheatreWorks Benefit Reading of WRITING F Photo 40+ Theatres Support AAPI Community Through TheatreWorks Benefit Reading of WRITING FRAGMENTS HOME
by A.A. Cristi - May 12, 2021

In a time where the manifestation of prejudice and violence toward the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community has reached an extreme high, TheatreWorks Silicon Valley will stream a benefit reading of Writing Fragments Home to raise funds to support and uplift the AAPI community.

Kitchen Theatre Company Launches Play Development 
Workshop in Association with Ma-Y Photo Kitchen Theatre Company Launches Play Development Workshop in Association with Ma-Yi Theatre Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 3, 2021

The Kitchen Theatre Company will collaborate with Ma-Yi Theater, the nation’s premiere incubator of Asian-American new plays, on the first of two new play development workshops in its 2020-2021 season.

A.C.T. Announces New Performance Dates and Casting for A.C.T. Out Loud Series Photo A.C.T. Announces New Performance Dates and Casting for A.C.T. Out Loud Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 18, 2021

The three upcoming readings are: Alice Childress’s Trouble in Mind, directed by Awoye Timpo; George Bernard Shaw’s Arms and the Man, directed by 2020 SAG Award nominee, Obie Award winner, and Tony Award nominee Colman Domingo; and Thornton Wilder’s The Matchmaker, directed by Dawn Monique Williams.

Theater Mu Gathers 30 Artists From Across The Country For TWENTYPHO HOUR PLAYFEST Photo Theater Mu Gathers 30 Artists From Across The Country For TWENTYPHO HOUR PLAYFEST
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 16, 2020

Theater M­u presents the TwentyPho Hour PlayFest, its first ever play festival featuring thirty theater artists creating brand new plays in under 24 hours.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of August 3 - WEST SIDE STORY Novel, Music Fro Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of August 3 - WEST SIDE STORY Novel, Music From Sophia Anne Caruso, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 5, 2020

This week's list features the novelization of West Side Story, as well as a graphic novel version of The Phantom of the Opera, and the audiobook of Vietgone. Plus, new music from Sophia Anne Caruso!