DALLAS/FORT WORTH, Texas (April 22nd, 2024) – After a nationwide search, Amphibian Stage announces the artists selected to share their talents at SparkFest 2024. In 2024, SparkFest, the annual performing arts festival, will celebrate the AAPI (Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders) community. For this year’s festival, three playwrights and 10 actors were selected among a high volume of applicants, both locally and nationwide.


New Play Development:
Zoë Kim, Did You Eat? 
Keiko Green, You Are Cordially Invited to the End of the World!
Alex Lin, barren


Acting Competition:
Janessa Floyd | Los Angeles, California
Tani Hala | Los Angeles, California
Brooke Ishibashi | New York/Los Angeles
Lydia Jialu Li | Los Angeles/New York/Austin
Ishika Muchhal | Monrovia, California
James Aaron Oh | Concord, California
Napoleon Tavale | Los Angeles, California
Deychen Volino-Gyetsa | New York City, New York
Jordan Chantha Weir | Denton, Texas
Marielle Young |  Queens, New York