Thai pop singer to take 5th Avenue stage in “Waterfall”

"Waterfall" not only brings pop star Bie Sukrit to the United States in the lead role, but also crosses the cultures of Thai and American musical theater traditions.
Sep 29, 2015

“Here Lies Love” sparks complex recollections of Marcos regime

"Here Lies Love" offers a rare chance for Filipinos to take a leading role onstage, but many have complicated reactions to the history behind the show.
May 3, 2017

Howl’s Moving Castle, a new musical

A musical stage adaptation of Diana Wynne Jones’ fantasy novel Howl’s Moving Castle. Adapted and directed by Myra Platt with music and lyrics by Justin Huertas. Magic and adventure abound in this phenomenon that has thrilled audiences around the world. When Sophie (Sara Porkalob) unwittingly attracts the ire of the Witch of the Waste, she finds […]
Nov 3, 2017

Sara Porkalob pushes past expectations as an artist and activist

Sara Porkalob, who stars in Book It Repertory's "Howl's Moving Castle," has made a name pushing boundaries in theater.
Dec 5, 2017

“Hamilton” $10 ticket lottery brings show prices down to earth — for some

The number of tickets are limited, but similar efforts around the country have made musical productions accessible to younger and more diverse audiences.
Feb 1, 2018