The Artists at Play Podcast goes beyond the stage to explore the Asian American experience with new play broadcasts, conversations, and a behind-the-scenes look at our organization and programming.

Artists at Play…at Play Favorites Artists at Play Podcast

Welcome to Season 2 of the Artists at Play Podcast! …And the 10th Anniversary of Artists at Play's founding! In our season two opener, the Artists at Play producers rehash and recreate some of our favorite original pieces that we wrote and performed for ARTISTS AT PLAY…AT PLAY, an annual tradition with our group since 2015. Each piece is preceded by a short conversation between the AAP producers.CONTENT NOTE: some of the pieces include swearing and talk of bodily functions.Order of PiecesThe Story of Han by Julia ChoNot Drinking by Nicholas PilapilWith Love, Your Biggest Fan by Katherine ChouSwimming in Circles by Stefanie LauMy Shitty Year by Marie-Reine VelezEpisode CreditsProduced by Marie-Reine VelezEdited by Nicholas PilapilTheme song by Eloise Wong
  1. Artists at Play…at Play Favorites
  2. (Un)Rivaled by Rosie Narasaki
  3. The Chinese Lady and Remembering the Los Angeles Chinese Massacre
  4. Exploring ALLOS and the Legacy of Carlos Bulosan
  5. Reuniting with the Cast from Our Inaugural Production CHING CHONG CHINAMAN


2020 Radio Play

This special episode of the Artists at Play Podcast is a broadcast of a new play-in-development by Rosie Narasaki, and was one of the ways we continued our investment in playwrights during COVID-19.

(Un)Rivaled
Written by Rosie Narasaki
Directed by Jully Lee
Edited and mixed by Marvin Yueh
Radio Play Cast: Jessica Jade Andres, Eddie Liu, Jacqueline Misaye, Krista Marie Yu and Julia Cho (stage directions).

A radio play about 11th century ladies-in-waiting Murasaki Shikibu and Sei Shonagon two of Japan’s most beloved writers, friendship, heartbreak, and what it means to be a female artist.