TORRES-FALCON DIVERSITY 1805111 HOST INTRO: A new study from the The Asian American Performers Action Coalition says the last Broadway season was the most diverse in a decade. But many actors of color aren’t celebrating just yet. A group of actors is trying to prevent ethnic appropriation, or the whitewashing of roles on Broadway. As […]
HOST: And now for the next in our commentary series… Juan Torres-Falcon, tells us about why he decided to start the second act of his adult life. TORRES-FALCON: I’ve always been a performer. My mother threw me into theatre camp in 1st grade. She used to take me to buy my little broadway albums at […]
It seems that everyone has a bone to pick with Facebook, from the recent Cambridge-Analytica scandal to the dissemination of fake news and the possible effect it may have had on the 2016 election, Now, even some Sketch-Comedians are complaining. Their video’s once ruled the web–but many charge that Facebook may be killing comedy Juan […]
HOST INTRO: The only thing you need to enjoy a Broadway show is a ticket and maybe a night off from work, but others need more than that. But theatergoers with Disabilities need accommodations that help them enjoy live theatre on their own terms. Producers are implementing new ways to make Broadway more accessible for […]
The Dow dropped almost 600 points after President Trump announced tariffs on imported steel and aluminum on Thursday. A third of the steel and up to 90 percent of aluminum used in the US is imported from trading partners around the world – like the EU, Canada, Mexico and China. But, as Juan Torres-Falcon finds the new tax is sharply dividing the manufacturing sector.