News

September 21, 2019

"In Queens" from ASTORIA STORIES, (music & lyrics by Teresa Lotz, Naomi Matlow & Tidtaya Sinutoke) will be featured as part of the 2019 Blacklot Festival.

August 11, 2019

HART ISLAND REQUIEM (music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & book and lyrics by Ty Defoe), will have its public presentation as part of the 2019 Drama League Artist Residency Program, directed by Madeline Sayet and music direction by Karen Dryer.

July 6 & 8, 2019

HALF THE SKY (music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & book and lyrics by Isabella Dawis), will have its public presentation as part of the Theater Latté Da's 2019 NEXT Festival, directed by Desdemona Chiang and music direction by Robert Frost.

June 28 & 29, 2019

Teresa Lotz, Naomi Matlow & Tidtaya Sinutoke will premiere a new song for ASTORIA STORIES, a docu-cabaret songs and stories of immigration directed by Dev Bondarin & Jesse Marchese at Broom Tree Theatre.

June 21, 2019

HALF THE SKY, a new musical (music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & book and lyrics by Isabella Dawis) has a reading at Theater Mu's studio as part of the New Eyes Festival 2019, directed by Markell Kiefer.

May 29, 2019

HALF THE SKY, a new musical with music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & book and lyrics by Isabella Dawis has been selected for Theater Latté Da's NEXT Festival 2019. The show will be directed by Desdemona Chiang.

May 29, 2019

HALF THE SKY, a new musical with music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & book and lyrics by Isabella Dawis has been selected for Theater Mu's New Eyes Festival 2019.

May 21, 2019

Tidtaya is excited, and grateful to be member of มูลนิธิละครไทย Thai Theatre Foundation Board of Directors!

May 20, 2019

"Higher" & "Outside" (from the musical, HALF THE SKY -  music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & book and lyrics by Isabella Dawis) will be presented as part of RECLAIMING OUR TIME; Songs from Musical Theatre Factory's POC Roundtable at Joe's Pub. Performances by Iris Beaumier, Sommer Carbuccia, Francesca Dawis, Isabella Dawis and Johann George. For tickets, click here.

May 13, 2019

​Tidtaya is excited to be performing and presenting "Warrior Woman" from the new musical CLOUDS ARE PILLOWS FOR THE MOON (music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & book and lyics by Ty Defoe) for the Musical Theatre Factory's HIGH 5 at The Town Stages. Click here for more information.

February 26 - March 2, 2019

HART ISLAND REQUIEM (music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & book and lyrics by Ty Defoe) receives a workshop production as part of the 2019 Polyphone Festival. For more info and tickets, click here.

February 14, 2019

Tidtaya will be joining the Musical Theatre Factory's Inaugural MTF Makers Cohort. For more info and cool videos, click here!

October 19, 2018

HALF THE SKY, a new musical with music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & book and lyrics by Isabella Dawis has been selected as a First Draft Commission by the 5th Avenue Theatre. For more information, click here.

September 24-28, 2018

Tidtaya is excited to be participating in the First Draft Story Summit at the 5th Avenue Theatre where she will be developing a new musical with Isabella Dawis.

September 24, 2018

"The Shirt Song" (from the musical, SHE | THEY | HE - music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & lyrics by Ty Defoe) will be presenting as part of the Broadway's Future Songbook Series. "The Shirt Song" will be performed by Futaba Shioda.

August 13, 2018

Tidtaya is excited to be presenting songs from CLOUDS ARE PILLOWS FOR THE MOON, HART ISLAND REQUIEM, SHE | THEY | HE and YELLOW CYCLE for TNT: Igniting the Future concert at Ars Nova.

July 23, 2018

"One Day" (from the musical, HART ISLAND REQUIEM - music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & lyrics by Ty Defoe) will be presenting as part of the 2018 New York Musical Festival's Intersection Chords Concert.

July 11 & 12, 2018

Ty and Tidtaya are honored to contribute a song, "What Has Gone Missing Since Then?" as part of What We Made - Gone Missing: Encores! Off-Center The Lobby Project. For more information of the performance, click here. To listen to the podcast, click here.

May 11, 2018

"Cry" has been published as part of No, Dear Magazine Issue 21: States. For more information, click here.

April 29, 2018

Tidtaya and Ty contribute "Survive the Storm" (from HART ISLAND REQUIEM) and "Belong" as part of the Curtain Up Songwriters Workshop at the Dillard Theatre, Lynchburg College. For tickets, click here.

April 26, 2018

"Buddhist Spy" (from the song cycle, YELLOW CYCLE) and "Running" (from the musical CLOUDS ARE PILLOWS FOR THE MOON) will be presenting as part of We So Hapa SONGS OF OTHERNESS: An evening of new works of writers of color at Bar Thalia.

April 23, 2018

 

Tidtaya and Ty are honored to be part of the songwriting mentors for the National Endowment for the Arts' 2018 Musical Theater Writing Challenge

March 25, 2018

Tidtaya and Ty are excited to be presenting songs from CLOUDS ARE PILLOWS FOR THE MOON, HART ISLAND REQUIEM, SHE | THEY | HE and YELLOW CYCLE for Larson Legacy Concert: Ty Defoe and Tidtaya Sinutoke as part of the Larson Legacy Concert Series at Adelphi University Performing Arts Center.

January 18-21, 2018

THERA AND TIMMY, book and lyrics by Naomi Matlow & Music by Tidtaya Sinutoke receives its world premiere as part of the 2nd Portland's Mini Musical Festival.

January 19, 2018

Tidtaya and Ty contribute a song, "Star" for MUSEMATCH IX Concert at 54 Below. "Star" will be performed by Linedy Genao (Broadway - On Your Feet).

January, 2018

Tidtaya will be joining Johnny Mercer Writers Colony at Goodspeed Musicals where she will be developing HART ISLAND REQUIEM with Ty Defoe.

December 18, 2017

Tidtaya and Ty contributes a song to the Holiday Concert of Broadway's Future Songbook Seriesat Lincoln Center of the Performing Arts - Bruno Walter Auditorium. Performers include Futaba Shioda, Ziye Hu, January Punwattana, and Pacharakamol Chantri. 

November 6, 2017

Tidtaya's full-length play SIAMESE CYCLE has been named the finalist for the Boomerang Theatre Company's 2017 FIRST FLIGHT New Play Festival.

September 18-29, 2017

HART ISLAND REQUIEM, music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & book and lyrics by Ty Defoe has been selected for the fall 2017 Apples and Oranges Art THEatre ACCELERATOR.

September, 2017

Tidtaya will be joining One Company Writer's Residency Retreat at the Doolittle Farm on Jack's Lake where she will be developing HART ISLAND REQUIEM.

September 1, 2017

Tidtaya and Ty are honored to contribute songs as part of the Royal Family Productions & We So Hapa's SONGS OF OTHERNESS at Royal Family Performing Arts Space. 

July 31, 2017

Tidtaya and Ty are honored to present their new musical, WATER IS LIFE as part of NYMF's How The Lights Gets In: An Evening of New American Micro-Musical Works. The concert is directed by Jonathan McCrory and co-curated by Zhailon Levingston. For more information, click here.

July 24, 2017

"Buddhist Spy" (from the song cycle, YELLOW CYCLE - music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & lyrics by Ty Defoe) will be presenting as part of the 2017 New York Musical Festival's Women of Note Concert.

July 24, 2017

Tidtaya and Ty are honored to present their works as part of the Rattlestick Playwrights Theater's New Songs Now concert series.

June 22-24, 2017

GUS, THE LONELY POLAR BEAR, music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & book and lyrics by Naomi Matlow receives its world premiere as part of the Portland's Mini Musical Festival.

June 10-11, 2017

Tidtaya's full-length play SIAMESE CYCLE will have its first developmental workshop as part of the 2017 New Plays for Young Audiences at the Provincetown Playhouse.

May 21, 2017

HART ISLAND REQUIEM, music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & book and lyrics by Ty Defoe receives a public performance as part of 2016-2017 EtM Con Edison Composers' Residency at the Flushing Town Hall.

May 4, 2017

Tidtaya and Ty have been featured in the Directory of Contemporary Muscial Theatre article, "Anthology, Volume 17: Popo/Rock Up-Tempo (Men)" To read the article, click here.

March 11, 2017

Tidtaya contributes her short play, TIM's INTERVENTION, as part of the Living Room Theater New Play Incubator: Cultural Identity. The performance will take place at the CAP 21 Studio.

March 6, 2017

Tidtaya and Ty are honored to contribute "One Day" from HART ISLAND REQUIEM for the American Theatre Wing 2017 Jonathan Larson Grants Presentation

February 6, 2017

Tidtaya is honored to be named the 2017 Jonathan Larson Grant recipients by the American Theatre Wing.

December 2-17, 2016

Tidtaya and Ty contribute original songs to The Winter's Tale, directed by Madeline Sayet. The show runs at HERE Arts Center.

November-December, 2016

Tidtaya and Ty will be joining the CATWALK Art Residency where they will be working on HART ISLAND REQUIEM.

October 18, 2016

Selection of songs from CLOUDS ARE PILLOWS FOR THE MOON, and SHE | THEY | HE (all written by Ty Defoe & Tidtaya Sinutoke) will be presented as part of the Scenic Route Cabaret in London, UK.

September, 2016

Tidtaya has been named as the semi-finalst of the 2016 Billie Burke Ziegfeld Award.

August 20, 2016

"The Shirt Song" (from the musical SHE | THEY | HE) will be presenting as part of the New York Musical Festival's Women of Note Concert. The song will be performed by Luke Zimmerman.

June 20, 2016

Tidtaya has been selected to be the recipient of the 2016-2017 EtM Con Edison Composers' Residency where she will be working on HART ISLAND REQUIEM.

May 19, 2016

HART ISLAND REQUIEM, music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & book and lyrics by Ty Defoe receives a reading as part of the Civilians FINDING SERIES. The show is directed by Sanaz Ghajar.

A​pril 21, 2016

THREE WEDDINGS, a new musical by Tidtaya Sinutoke & Edison Hong, has been selected for the East West Players and New Musicals Inc. Musical Theatre Initiative.

A​pril 13, 2016

Tidtaya is thrilled to be part of the Young Lions of Broadway Concert at the Symphony Space. The concert will be hosted by Andrew Lippa. For more information, click here.

March 8, 2016​

"The Shirt Song" (from the musical SHE | THEY | HE) will be presenting as part of A Little New Music 11 at Rockwell. For more information, click here.

March 4, 2016​

Selection of songs from CLOUDS ARE PILLOWS FOR THE MOON will be presented as part of the IGNITE Series "Good to Go" Songwriter's Showcase at The Times Center. The concert will be hosted by Amanda Green.

March-April, 2016

Tidtaya and Ty will be joining the Robert Rauschenberg Residency where they will be working on HART ISLAND REQUIEM.

February 19-27, 2016​

 

Tidtaya and Ty contribue SOCRATES PARK, a short musical for ASTORIA STORIES. SOCRATES PARK, along with other nine short, original plays/musicals inspired by Astoria sites will have the workshop production at the Astoria Performing Arts Center from February 19-27. ASTORIA STORIES is directed by APAC Artistic Director Dev Bondarin.

February, 2016

 

Tidtaya will be joining Johnny Mercer Writers Colony at Goodspeed Musicals where she will be developing a new musical entitled SUNRISE PRAYER with Ty Defoe and Mary Kathryn Nagle.

January 25, 2016

 

Gabriella Concepción and Kimberly Chatterjee perform "Same Star" (music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & words by Ty Defoe) as part of CDP's 5th Anniversary Concert at Joe's Pub.

January, 2016

 

Tidtaya will be joining CAP21 Writers Residency where she will be working on CROSSING BORDERS and HART ISLAND REQUIEM.

December 16, 2015

 

Kris Roberts performs "Running" for the ASCAP Presents: THE FINALE CONCERT as part of the 2015 NYMF Next Broadway Sensation. Click here, for more information.

December 8, 2015

 

"Buddhist Spy" (music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & lyrics by Ty Defoe) will be presented as part of The Civilians - Let Me Ascertain You: War on Christmas at Joe's Pub. The song will be performed by Cindy Cheung.

October, 2015

 

Tidtaya will be joining One Healing Arts Company Writer's Residency at the Doolittle Farm on Jack's Lake where she will be developing a new musical entitled SUNRISE PRAYER.

October 16-19 & 23-25, 2015

 

Shakina Nayfack's POST-OP will have an extended run at Wild Project. Click here for more info & ticket.

October 16, 2015

 

Selection of songs from CLOUDS ARE PILLOWS FOR THE MOON, HART ISLAND REQUIEM and SHE | THEY | HE (all written by Tidtaya Sinutoke & Ty Defoe) will be presented as part of the Songwriter's Cabaret at the National Alliance for Music Theatre (NAMT)- 27th Annual Festival of New Musicals. Click here for more information.

September 22, 2015

 

Tidtaya contributes "Brave" (words by Ty Defoe), and "Chon Inter Hotel" (words by Shakina Nayfack) for Shakina's One Woman Show, POST-OP at Joe's Pub.

September 9, 2015

 

Tidtaya and Ty have been selected to participate in The Civilians R&D Group where they will be working on "HART ISLAND REQUIEM".

August, 2015

 

Tidtaya Sinutoke and Ty Defoe have been selected to participate for the Songwriter's Cabaret at the National Alliance for Music Theatre (NAMT)- 27th Annual Festival of New Musicals. Click here for more information. 

July 16, 2015

 

"I Could" (music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & words by Teresa Lotz) will be presenting as part of the Factory Salon-a-thon with guest host Teresa Lotz at Musical Theatre Factory. 

June 27, 2015

 

Tidtaya will be performing as part of the Johnny Mercer Foundation Sonwriters Project at Louis Theater. For more info & tickets, click here.

June 21-27, 2015

 

Tidtaya will be participating in the Johnny Mercer Foundation Sonwriters Project at Northwestern University. 

June 16, 2015

 

Tidtaya has been selected to participate in the 2015 New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) Immigrant Artist Mentoring Program.

June, 2015

 

CLOUDS ARE PILLOWS FOR THE MOON (music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & words by Ty Defoe), has been named as one of the Kilroys 2015 Honorable Mentions.

May 31, 2015

 

Tidtaya and Ty will be performing "Little Bird" from CLOUDS ARE PILLOWS FOR THE MOON as part of the MTF 1-Year-Anniversary Party!

May, 2015

 

Tidtaya Sinutoke have been selected to participated in the 2015 Johnny Mercer Songwriters Project.

April 20-22, 2015

 

Tidtaya's short play, THE NAME GAME, will be performed at The Horse and Stables as part of the Playground New Writing Showcase. For ticket, click here.

April 19, 2015

 

Excerpts of CROSSING BORDERS (music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & words by Ty Defoe) will be presented at the 4X15 Round 10 at the Musical Theatre Factory.

April 7, 2015

 

CLOUDS ARE PILLOWS FOR THE MOON (music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & words by Ty Defoe) will be presented at the 2015 ASCAP Musical Theatre Workshop in New York.

March, 2015

 

CLOUDS ARE PILLOWS FOR THE MOON (music by Tidtaya Sinutoke & words by Ty Defoe) has been selected for the ASCAP Musical Theatre Workshop with Stephen Schwartz in New York.

January 5-16, 2015

 

Tidtaya will be joining the CAP21 Writers Residency.

December 8, 2014

 

Tidtaya and Ty contribue "Little Bird" for Arriving in Asian America (a song cycle) as part of the Asian American Composers & Lyricists Project. The performance will take place at the Symphony Space.

November 26, 2014

 

TICK,TICK will be performing at A Friend of a Friend Production in London, UK as part of From Scratch - New Musicals.

November 23, 2014

 

Tidtaya and Ty contribue song for MuSE Sounds of Arts Festival 2014.

November 6, 2014

 

Tidtaya and Ty will be presenting songs from CLOUDS ARE PILLOWS FOR THE MOON and MERPERSON for the Factory Salon at Musical Theatre Factory. Guest performers include Krystina Alabado, Meghan Mcgeary, and Cartreze Tucker.

September 24, 2014

 

Ty Defoe, Tidtaya Sinutoke & the Cast of CLOUDS ARE PILLOWS FOR THE MOON will be performing with Heather Henson as part of the World Summit on Indigenous Philanthropy.

September 17, 2014

 

Selection of songs from CLOUDS ARE PILLOWS FOR THE MOON will be performed for "The Harvest Moon Gala" by the Eagle Project. Click here for more information about the Eagle Project.

August 15, 2014

 

"Somewhere in Time" (Words by Ty Defoe & Music by Tidtaya Sinutoke) & "Painted Floor (Words by Carlos Murillo & Music by Tidtaya Sinutoke) are featured in the 4th Annual Broadway Sings for PKD at Joe's Pub.