November 2017

UPCOMING: A NORTH KOREAN CHRISTMAS CAROL by Daniel K. Isaac || December 3, 2017 @ 12:30pm || Youngblood / Ensemble Studio Theatre

Daniel plays Phil / Matt in a reading of BUILDING BRIDGES ONE HUMAN AT A TIME by Lori Fischer || cast also includes: Christopher Burris, Lori Fischer Tom Green, Judson Jones, Christa Kimlicko Jones, Sandra Parris, and Jamie Watson

Daniel plays Sean in a reading of I LOVE SEAN by Sarah Einspanier || directed by Morgan Green || cast also includes: Jennifer Kim, Keilly McQuail, and Madeline Wise || also featuring: Rhea Daniels, Lizzie Fox, Peregrine Heard, Cassandra Nwokah, Frankie Placidi, Anna Reichert, Lindsay Rico, Mahima Saigal, Kari Seward, Nicole Spiezo, and Sangi Varsano || stage directions & dramaturgy: Jacob Perkins || NYTW Monday @ 3 Reading Series

Daniel makes his 54Below Debut with the cast album release party for THE BALLAD OF LITTLE JO || Also Starring: Teal Wicks (Wicked, Finding Neverland), Eric William Morris (Be More Chill, Mamma Mia), and Jane Bruce (The Theory of Relativity, Elf) || Featuring: Brian Flores, Leenya Rideout, Perry Sherman, Kristin Stokes, and Barbara Tirrell || November 12th @ 9:30pm || Buy the Album & More Info: Here

Daniel plays Manford in a reading of THE GREAT LEAP by Lauren Yee || directed by Michael Parva || cast also includes: Ned Eisenberg, Francis Jue, Jennifer Lim, Joe Ngo, Tobias C. Wong, and Jeena Yi || The 2017 Kesselring Prize Award Ceremony

Daniel plays Arnold in a reading of MACHINE LEARNING by Francisco Mendoza || directed by Carlos Armesto || cast also includes: Carlo Alban, Gilbert Cruz, Eduardo Hernandez, Michael Lloret, Christopher Reyes, and Nandita Shenoy || The Lark Playwrights' Week

October 2017

Daniel's NYC Playwriting Debut: 


by Daniel K. Isaac || directed by Ralph Peña

cast: Darcy Fowler, Patrick Link, Keilly McQuail, Jamie Rezanour, and Susan Willerman

ASKING FOR TROUBLEEnsemble Studio Theatre

Series C:

Wednesday, October 25th @ 7pm

Friday, October 27th @ 9pm

Saturday, October 28th @ 4pm

Daniel plays Nguyen / Le / Sam in a reading of COLONIALISM IS TERRIBLE, BUT PHO IS DELICIOUS by Dustin Chinn || directed by Rachel Dart || cast also includes: Connor Asercion, Hanna Cheek, Jason Liebman, and Maureen Sebastian || Ma-Yi Theatre Company, Fall 2017 Labfest

Daniel plays Kim Jong Il in a reading of UN (the completely true story of the rise of Kim Jong Un) by John Kim || directed by Flordelino Lagundino || cast also includes: EJ An, Arnold Kim, Kenneth Lee, Joseph Ngo, Matt Russell, and EJ Zimmerman || Pan Asian Repertory Theatre

Daniel plays Hot Asian Doctor Husband in HOT ASIAN DOCTOR HUSBAND by Leah Nanako Winkler || cast also includes: RJ Brown, Veracity Butcher, Alex Grubbs, and Emma Kikue Munson || Theatre Mu

Daniel plays Justin in a reading of MR. RIGHT by Joyce Wu || cast also includes: Dave Coleman, Wai Ching Ho, Olen Holm, AnnaRose King, Sean Kleier, Will McInerney, Lynne Marie Rosenberg, Jacob Troy, and Joyce Wu || The Writers Guild of America East

Daniel plays Brittanicus in NERO by Kyoung H. Park || directed by Carlos Armesto || cast also includes: Claudia Acosta, David Anzuelo, Veracity Butcher, Siho Ellsmore, RJ Foster, David Gelles, Lina Sarrello, Will Shaw, and Imran Sheikh || New Ohio Theatre Producers Club

Daniel plays Husband in SOOJUNG DREAMS OF FIJI a short film by SJ Son || directed by Hye Yun Park || Funny or Die

September 2017

Daniel is in a reading of the COLONIALISM TRILOGY by Rehana Lew Mirza || cast also includes: Farah Balla, Jason Liebman, Lipica Shaw, and Shetal Shah || The Lark Play Development Center

Daniel plays Tim in a reading of STARGAZE by Catherine Yu || directed by Flordelino Lagundino || cast also includes: Holly Chou, Ralph Johnson & Chris Stahl || Leviathan Lab

Daniel plays Tad Park in a workshop of COTTON CANDY & COCAINE


Book & Lyrics - EllaRose Chary
Music & Lyrics - Brandon James Gwinn
Director - Carlos Armesto
Music Director - Billy Thompson
Choreographer - Esther Widlanski
Featuring: Courtney Bassett, Jose Candelaria, Ryan Cassata, Hannah Rose de Flumeri,  Jen Fouché,  Daniel K. Isaac, Azudi Onyejekwe, Tori Scott, & Dylan H. Thompson
with: Wesley Barnes, Lydia Ruth Dawson, Julia Harnett, Jake Haynie, Melissa Strain, & Tony Williams II
Presented by Theatre C
In association with Long Island City Artists, Inc.

Daniel begins shooting BILLIONS SEASON 3!

Daniel is accepted into YOUNGBLOOD - Ensemble Studio Theatre's OBIE-winning collective of emerging professional playwrights under the age of 30.

August 2017

Daniel reads an excerpt of his new play, SEX PLAY, at the Asian American Writers' Workshop event MOUTH TO MOUTH || hosted by Kay Ulanday Barrett, also featuring poet Giselle Buchanan 


Daniel is Mr. November for the Haikus for Hotties 2018 Calendar: 

Daniel is in a reading of a new play by Lauren Yee || directed by Joshua Brody || cast also includes: Jared Houseman & Taylor Shurte || The Playwrights Realm

Daniel plays William Temple Franklin in FRANKLINLAND by Lloyd Suh || directed by Ralph Peña || cast also includes: Brad Bellamy & William Jackson Harper || Asian American Mixfest, The Atlantic

July 2017