February - April 2022
My first post-pandemic play was Tiger Style! at the gorgeous TheatreSquared in Northwest Arkansas! It was delightful to perform this play for my second time.
AAPAC won an OBIE!
My advocacy group, The Asian American Performers Action Coalition, received a Special Obie Citation in July 2020 for advocacy in the field of equity, diversity and inclusion, "for their important and necessary contribution to the American theater." Acceptance speech below!
The Arkansas Traveler: 'Tiger Style' brings big laughs, biting social commentary to TheatreSquared
Craig Noel Awards
San Diego Theatre Critics Circle!
They are for:
Outstanding New Play
Outstanding Lead Performance in a Play, Andrew Oswald
Congratulations to my HGM family!
Click here to learn more about this production.
October - December 2019
Third time was the charm back at Baltimore Center Stage discovering the
Grand Canyon as one of the historical members of the Powell Expedition
in Jaclyn Backhaus' raucous comedy.
DC Metro Theater Arts: 'Men on Boats' rewrites the rules at Baltimore Center Stage
DC Theatre Scene: Review: Men on Boats at Baltimore Center Stage
MD Theatre Guide: Theatre Review: 'Men on Boats' at Center Stage
Backstage Baltimore: Baltimore Center Stage Traverses the Waters with Men on Boats
June - August 2019
I got to spend the summer at the historic Olney Theatre Center in Maryland,
playing multiple roles in Mike Lew's irreverent comedy,
Washington Post: ‘Tiger Style!’ roars about stereotypes in Mike Lew’s comedy
DC Metro Theater Arts: 'Tiger Style!' at Olney Theatre Center
MD Theatre Guide: ‘Tiger Style!’ at Olney Theatre
Talkin' Broadway: Tiger Style!
DC Theatre Scene: Tiger Style! at Olney Theatre Center
May - June 2019
UPDATE: on March 9, 2020, beloved translator and dramaturg Doug Langworthy passed away. The theatre community mourns. You may learn more here:
January - March 2019
I made my San Diego theatre debut playing the role of Irma, the elderly Alaskan-town busybody with a big heart, in Miranda Rose Hall's poetic and heartfelt play at Diversionary Theatre
San Diego Union-Tribune: Diversionary Theatre's 'Hour of Great Mercy' finds a quiet grace amid tragedy in Alaska
Times of San Diego: Compassion and Forgiveness in ‘Hour of Great Mercy’ at Diversionary Theatre
San Diego Magazine: ‘The Hour of Great Mercy’ Faces Mortality with Dignity
San Diego CityBeat: Death becomes ‘The Hour of Great Mercy’
San Diego Story: Faith and Healing in Bethlehem, Alaska