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Jordan Clarkson on embracing basketball and his Filipino roots

IN just his third season with the National Basketball Association (NBA), Los Angeles Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson has already made a name for himself as a viable asset for the franchise.  The 24-year-old belongs to a crop of Filipino Americans … Continue reading

February 22, 2017

Jordan Clarkson gets up close with NYC fans

Los Angeles Lakers point guard Jordan Clarkson officially launched his fan club during a meet and greet with Filipino-American fans at the Philippine Center in New York on February 5 and took the opportunity to thank his growing legion of … Continue reading

February 18, 2017

Eva Noblezada and Her Journey from Charlotte to West End to Broadway

FILIPINO-American theater fans in the tri-state area are counting down the days, as Miss Saigon – the musical that has cast most Filipinos than any other musical in history – makes its return to the Broadway stage this spring. Previews … Continue reading

February 03, 2017

Mia Alvar’s debut collection ‘In The Country’ focuses on the Filipino diaspora

Mia Alvar’s debut collection “In The Country” was ten years in the making but the wait was pretty much worth it. New York Times has called her stories remarkable while New York Magazine said her debut collection is so well-drawn … Continue reading

January 20, 2017

Don Darryl Rivera Soars as Iago in Aladdin

BROADWAY’S FUNNY MAN There is a bounty of Filipino-American talents on Broadway these days—two of them even playing lead roles: Ali Ewoldt as Christine Daae on “The Phantom of the Opera” and Adam Jacobs as the title role on “Aladdin.” … Continue reading

January 13, 2017

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