Better Than Dreaming

YORK THEATRE COMPANY

The Cast & Team of BETTER THAN DREAMING

The Cast & Team of BETTER THAN DREAMING

BETTER THAN DREAMING (by Alan Gordon & Joy Son) is a musical adaptation of Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” set in modern day.

Karl portrayed the role of RIO, which corresponds to “Demetrius” in the source material.

Directed by Annette Jolles & Music Directed by Noah Teplin

The cast also included Erika Anclade, Caitlyn Caughell, Nick Cearley, CJ Eldred, Katie Emerson, Michael Hunsaker, Kingsley Leggs, Jillian Louis, Christian Probst, Allie Trimm, & Natalie Walker.

Into The Woods

THE NEW YORK TIMES CENTER

As Cinderella’s Prince “Any Moment” (Lia Chang Photography)

As Cinderella’s Prince “Any Moment” (Lia Chang Photography)

National Asian Artists Project and Prospect Theater Company present a special one-night-only concert reading of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Into the Woods October 20 at 7:30 PM at The TimesCenter (242 W. 41st Street).

Directed by Steven Eng with music direction by Kristen Lee Rosenfeld, the cast includes Katie Mariko Murray (Passion) as Cinderella, Alex Chester (How the Grinch Stole Christmas) as Little Red Riding Hood, Joanna Carpenter as the Baker's Wife, Karl Josef Co (Pacific Overtures) as Cinderella's Prince, Daniel J. Edwards (Anything Goes) as Rapunzel's Prince, Lydia Gaston (The King and I) as Jack's Mother, Ann Harada (Avenue Q) as the Witch, Kennedy Kanagawa (Dinner with Georgette) as Jack, Raymond J. Lee (Groundhog Day, Honeymoon in Vegas) as The Baker, and Jason Ma (writer/composer, Gold Mountain) as the Mysterious Man.

Other cast members include Rona Figueroa, Kimbirdlee Fadner, Rebecca Lee Lerman, Colin Miyamoto, David Shih, Laura Yen Solito, Virginia Wing, and Xiaoqing Zhang.

PHOTOGRAPHY BY LIA CHANG

Austen's Pride

STAGED READING

Post-Show Celebration with the Cast & Team of Austen’s Pride

Post-Show Celebration with the Cast & Team of Austen’s Pride

Producers R. Erin Craig, Daniel Wallace and Trish Whitehurst just announced the new musical AUSTEN'S PRIDE will receive a staged reading presentation on Friday, October 19 at 1:30pm and Monday, October 22 at 12:00pm.

AUSTEN'S PRIDE features a book, music and lyrics by Lindsay Warren Baker and Amanda Jacobs; music supervision by Kevin Stites; music direction and dance arrangements by Greg Jarrett; choreography by Andrew Palermo; and direction by Igor Goldin.

The company will feature Mamie Parris (School of Rock) as Jane Austen, Bobby Conte Thornton (A Bronx Tale) as Fitzwilliam Darcy, and Heather Botts (My Fair Lady) as Elizabeth Bennet, in a cast of 18 that includes Delphi Borich, Karl Josef Co, Kaitlyn Davidson, Samantha Cho Grossman, Jacob Haren, Victoria Huston-Elem, Javier Ignacio, Nehal Joshi, Greg Maheu, Kevyn Morrow, Manna Nichols, Justin Prescott, Brittany Santos, Marguerite Willbanks, Dre Woods

Tiananmen

INDUSTRY PRESENTATION

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Elena Wang (Allegiance), Zachary Noah Piser (Wicked), & Karl Josef Co (Pacific Overtures) lead the industry presentation of TIANANMEN by Drew Fornarola & Scott Elmegreen

produced by Wolff Productions at The Cell

directed by Stafford Arima

music directed by Chris Kong

with dramaturg Nina Zoie Lam

also starring Julia Abueva, Belinda Allyn, Alan Ariano, Grace Choi, Katie Lee Hill, Jonny Lee, Austin Ku, & Toren Nakamura

Broadway Celebrates New Musical Theatre

FEINSTEIN’S / 54 BELOW

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FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents "Broadway Celebrates New Musical Theatre" on Friday, July 20, 2018, at 11:30 pm.

The show features Aaron Alcaraz, Nicholas Barasch, Alana Cauthen, Grace Choi, Karl Josef Co, C.J. Eldred, MaryJoanna Grisso, Cory Jeacoma, Noah Plomgren, and Brynn Williams.

Featuring works by Adam David, Alanya Bridge, Amy Engelhart, Charissa Bertels / Ayumi Okada / Christian Duhamel, Elaine Romanelli, Emily Chiu, Jacob Ryan Smith, Keurim Hur / Jacob Fjeldheim, Rebecca Murillo, Richard Hanson / Divya Maus, Rona Siddiqui, and Star Johnson.

Time Bomb

INTERNATIONAL PLAY FESTIVAL

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY LENFEST CENTER OF THE ARTS

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A reading of Indonesian playwright N. Riantiarno's Time Bomb, was the first of three plays featured in the Inaugural Columbia University School of the Arts International Play Reading Festival, organized by Dean Carol Becker and David Henry Hwang, at the Flexible Performance Space, Lenfest Center for the Arts in New York on June 15, 2018.

Helmed by Ed Sylvanus Iskandar, the cast featured Jorja Brown, Debbie Christine, Karl Josef Co (Roima), Kim Fischer, Sevan Greene, Megan Masako Haley, Katie Lee Hill, Frank Licari, Paolo Montalban, Aaron L. Morishita and Kate Rigg.

Time Bomb was translated from Indonesian by Barbara Hatley.

Madam Secretary

Guest Star Appearance Airs May 20, 2018 on CBS (alongside Bobby Conte Thornton)

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