producer robert stone speaks in aurora
congratulations tea! In Theatre Espirit Asia’s first year, the theatre group won a resounding number of awards! These include: • Westword’s Best of 2014 Specialty Theatre Group • 2013 Marlowe for Best New Theatre Company • 2013 True West Special Award: Maria Cheng • 2013 Marlowe for Outstanding Actress in Solo Work: Maria Cheng
TEA’s mission is to give voice to Asian American narratives that address the contemporary human condition, provide performance opportunities and nurture the growth of Colorado and U.S. Asian American actors, directors and playwrights and promote community and understanding. TEA will present M. Butterfly in September. For more information about TEA and to see a schedule of upcoming shows, visit www.theatre-esprit-asia.org.
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he Aurora Asian/Pacific Partnership’s annual meeting was held on April 22, featuring Robert Stone, the producer for “Scrambled” – a new feature film. At Hiro’s Japanese Sushi Buffet, a mix of partnership members and the community joined to listen to Stone’s speech about producing his first film. In entertainment and media, Stone has worked at Paradigm Talent Agency and in talent management at McKeon/Myones and Essential Entertainment. He graduated from the University of Colorado Boulder and has an MBA from Loyola Marymount. Also during the meeting, outgoing cochair Duane Wong gave his farewell, Juliana Laughter was welcomed as the incoming cochair and next year’s steering committee was introduced.
Producer Robert Stone, Nancy Tan, Christina Guo and Annie Guo