Directing Resume

N0-N0 BOY—————————————Miles Playhouse
(by Ken Narasaki, based on the novel by John Okada
(L.A. Weekly “Go”)

ART————————————————-East West Players
by Yasmina Reza
(L.A. Weekly “Go”)

TEN TO LIFE————————————-Lodestone Theatre Ensemble
by Annette Lee, Nic Cha Kim, Tim Lounibos and Judy Soo Hoo

INNOCENT WHEN YOU DREAM———–Electric Lodge
by Ken Narasaki
(L.A. Times Critics Choice, L.A. Weekly Pick of the Week)

THE TROJAN WOMEN————————Lodestone Theatre Ensemble
by Euripides

CLAIM TO FAME——————————-Lodestone Theatre Ensemble
by Isaac Ho

THE CAMP DANCE—————————-Grateful Crane Ensemble
by Soji Kashiwagi (Tour)

YANKEE DAWG, YOU DIE —————–East West PlayerS
by Philip Kan Gotanda
(Back Stage West Honorable Mention for Direction)

PERFORMANCE ANXIETY—————— East L.A. Theatre CompanY
by Vernon Takeshita

GHOSTS AND BAGGAGE———————Los Angeles Theatre Center
by Ken Narasaki

THE CHICKENCOOP CHINAMAN———-Asian American Theatre CompanY
by Frank Chin (San Francisco)

WOMAN FROM THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WORLD——— East West Players
by Linda Faigao-Hall

THE MAIDS ————————————- East West Players
by Jean Gene
(L.A. Weekly Pick of the Week, Drama Logue Award for Outstanding Direction)

PERFORMANCE ANXIETY —————– East West Players
by Vernon Takeshita
(L.A. Weekly Pick of the Week, Drama Logue Award for Outstanding Direction)

HUGHIE ——————————————East West Players
by Eugene O’Neill

YELLOW FEVER —- —————————East West Player
by Rick Shiomi

AND THE SOUL SHALL DANCE ————East West Players
by Wakako Yamauchi (co-directed with Mako)
(L.A. Drama Critics Circle Award for Direction)

INSOMNIA —————————————Lee Strasberg Institute
by Alix Elias

STATION J —————————————-East West Players
by Richard France (co-directed with Mako)
(Drama Logue Award for Direction)

HAWAII NO KA OI —————————– East West Player
by Ed Sakamoto (co-directed with Mako)

BIRDBATH —————————————-East West Players
by Leonard Melfi