New study reveals minority actors winning more roles

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by Nandita Shenoy | Photo: Isaiah Tanenbaum

 

The Asian American Performers Action Coalition (AAPAC) released new study on diversity in New York City theatre.

During the 2014-2015 season over 30{90b55604c2f51a42db80c336c53641ecde92264ed9bc32dcca7023e91e09ed21} of roles at prominent New York City theaters went to minority actors, the highest percentage recorded in the past nine years. This study does not include the current Broadway season which as been heralded as the most diverse season in history.

Read the coverage in The New York Times.

See report on Playbill.com.

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