Backstage Pass with Lia Chang

Lia Chang: Up Close and Personal with Jose Llana; HERE LIES LOVE Star Set for Lincoln Center’s American Songbook Debut on March 12, 2015

Jose Llana who talks about Here Lies Love, David Byrne, family, favorite projects, influences, making his American Songbook Debut, and Stephen Sondheim.

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Tam Mutu, Kelli Barrett, Tom Hewitt, Paul Nolan, Lora Lee Gayer, Melody Butiu, Julian Cihi and More Set for Broadway Bound Dr. Zhivago

Tam Mutu, Kelli Barrett, Tom Hewitt, Paul Nolan, Lora Lee Gayer, Melody Butiu, Julian Cihi and More Set for Broadway Bound Dr. Zhivago

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Photos: Joey Slotnick, Mary Beth Peil, C.J. Wilson, Jeanine Serralles and More in Atlantic Theater Company’s American Premiere of Neil Pepe Helmed DYING FOR IT by Moira Buffini, Opens Jan. 8, 2015

Atlantic Theater Company is presenting the American premiere of Dying For It, by Moira Buffini, directed by Neil Pepe and featuring Mia Barron, Ben Beckley, Nathan Dame, Patch Darragh, Clea Lewis, Peter Maloney, Andrew Mayer, Mary Beth Peil, Jeanine Serralles, Joey Slotnick, Robert Stanton and C.J. Wilson.

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Lia Chang Photos: Chinese American: Exclusion/Inclusion on View through April 19, 2015 at New York Historical Society

The New-York Historical Society is presenting Chinese American: Exclusion/Inclusion, from September 26, 2014 through April 19, 2015, an exhibition which will interpret the legacy of Chinese in the United States as a key element of American history, spanning the late-18th century to the present and all regions of the country.

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Ben Brantley’s Best Theater of 2014: Stephen Adly Guirgis’ BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY Set for Second Stage Theatre’s Tony Kiser Theatre Beginning January 16, 2015

Stephen Adly Guirgis’ BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY Set for Second Stage Theatre’s Tony Kiser Theatre, directed by Austin Pendleton, featuring Stephen McKinley Henderson, Victor Almanzar, Elizabeth Canavan, Rosal Colón, Liza Colón-Zayas, Michael Rispoli and Ron Cephas Jones.

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ABC’s “Fresh Off the Boat” starring Randall Park, Constance Wu, Hudson Yang, Forrest Wheeler, and Ian Chen, Premieres on February 4 & 10

ABC is premiering “Fresh Off the Boat,” inspired by Eddie Huang’s best-selling memoir by the same name, on Wednesday, February 4, 2015; followed by its time slot premiere on Tuesday, February 10, 2015.

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Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents New York Premiere of Carmen De Lavallade’s Solo Show AS I REMEMBER IT in February 2015

Baryshnikov Arts Center presents Carmen de Lavallade in New York premiere of As I Remember It, at the Baryshnikov Arts Center, Jerome Robbins Theater, 450 West 37th Street in New York, Feb. 19-21, 24, 25.

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Lia Chang Photos: André De Shields, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Ken Page, Charl Brown, Carly Hughes, Alton Fitzgerald White, Lillias White in 40th Anniversary of The WIZ Tribute at BC/EFA’s GYPSY OF THE YEAR; Competition Breaks Records With Over $5 Million as Hugh Jackman’s THE RIVER Brings in Top Donation

Photos: André De Shields, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Ken Page, Charl Brown, Carly Hughes, Alton Fitzgerald White, Lillias White in 40th Anniversary of The WIZ Tribute at BC/EFA’s GYPSY OF THE YEAR; Competition Breaks Records With Over $5 Million as Hugh Jackman’s THE RIVER Brings in Top Donation

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Dec. Offerings: THE OLDEST BOY, HERE LIES LOVE, THE INVISIBLE HAND, DYING FOR IT

Dec. Offerings: 9-MAN, CINDERELLA, OUR LADY OF KIBEHO, Louis Price Concert, STICKS AND BONES, BUMBUG-Dance Party Edition!, STRAIGHT WHITE MEN, THE OLDEST BOY, HERE LIES LOVE

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Lia Chang Picks: “Island Breeze” CD by Jeff Peterson, Riley Lee & Kenny Endo

Hawaiian Slack Key Guitarist Jeff Peterson, shakuhachi master Riley Lee, Taiko Master Kenny Endo have collaborated on a new CD, “Island Breeze”.

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Emmy Winner Richard Thomas and Anna Chlumsky Set For Broadway’s YOU CAN’T TAKE IT WITH YOU, Beginning January 6, 2015

Emmy Award winning actor Richard Thomas and two-time Emmy nominee Anna Chlumsky will join the cast of the hit Broadway revival of YOU CAN’T TAKE IT WITH YOU, on January 6, 2015.

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Lia Chang Picks: Arthur Dong’s Forbidden City: Chinese-American Nightclubs, 1930-1970

Love, Love, Love Forbidden City: Chinese-American Nightclubs, 1936-1970”, Oscar-nominated filmmaker Arthur Dong’s new book which captures the magic and glamour of a Chinese American nightclub scene that peaked in San Francisco during World War II.

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Lia Chang: Q & A with Danny Ramm, Co-writer of Joe Mantegna Helmed ‘Criminal Minds’ Season 10 Episode to Honor the late Meshach Taylor

Q & A with Danny Ramm, Co-writer of Joe Mantegna Helmed ‘Criminal Minds’ Season 10 Episode to Honor the late Meshach Taylor; Airs January 21, 2015

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Lia Chang Photos and Video: Blowing Glass with Arlan Huang

Artist Arlan Huang blows glass with Kevin Scanlan and John Brekke at Scanlan Glass at Pier Glass in Red Hook on November 18, 2014.

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Lia Chang Photos: BD Wong, Cindy Cheung, Brooke Ishibashi, Thom Sesma, Manna Nichols, Steven Eng, Ariel Estrada, Lori Tan Chinn at Leviathan Lab’s Ghost Stories

Photos: BD Wong, Cindy Cheung , Brooke Ishibashi, Thom Sesma, Manna Nichols, Steven Eng, Ariel Estrada, Lori Tan Chinn at Leviathan Lab’s Ghost Stories

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Lia Chang Photos: Ellen Burstyn, Baz Luhrmann, John Leguizamo, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Stephen McKinley Henderson, John Patrick Shanley, David Henry Hwang, Liza Colón-Zayas, Kenneth Lonergan and More Celebrate Stephen Adly Guirgis at The Mimi Awards

Photos: Ellen Burstyn, Baz Luhrmann, John Leguizamo, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Stephen McKinley Henderson, John Patrick Shanley, David Henry Hwang, Liza Colón-Zayas, Kenneth Lonergan and More Celebrate Stephen Adly Guirgis at The Mimi Awards

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Cheryl L. Davis’ Maid’s Door Sweeps AUDELCOs with 7 Wins; Complete List of 2014 AUDELCO Recipients

Cheryl L. Davis’ Maid’s Door Sweeps AUDELCOs with 7 Wins; Complete List of 2014 AUDELCO Recipients

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Ken Watanabe, Kelli O’Hara, Ruthie Ann Miles, Conrad Ricamora, Jon Viktor Corpuz, Paul Nakauchi and More Set for Lincoln Center Theater’s The King and I

Ken Watanabe, Kelli O’Hara, Ruthie Ann Miles, Conrad Ricamora, Jon Viktor Corpuz, Paul Nakauchi and More Set for Lincoln Center Theater’s The King and I

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Apple Video Podcast: New York Post Writer Michael Riedel Interviews David Byrne, Jaygee Macapugay, Jose Llana and Conrad Ricamora of Here Lies Love

Apple Podcast: New York Post Writer Michael Riedel Interviews David Byrne, Jaygee Macapugay, Jose Llana and Conrad Ricamora of Here Lies Love at the Apple Store, Soho in New York on October 25, 2014.

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Lia Chang Multimedia: Q & A with Playwright Camille Darby, 2014-15 Dramatists Guild Playwrighting Fellow

Q & A with Playwright Camille Darby, 2014-15 Dramatists Guild Playwrighting Fellow

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Congresswoman Patsy Takemoto Mink, Stevie Wonder, Meryl Streep, Stephen Sondheim, Marlo Thomas, Alvin Ailey Among 19 Recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom

Congresswoman Patsy Takemoto Mink, Stevie Wonder, Meryl Streep, Stephen Sondheim, Marlo Thomas, Alvin Ailey Among 19 Recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom http://wp.me/pla1d-axD

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Costume Institute’s Spring 2015 Exhibition at Metropolitan Museum to Focus on Chinese Imagery in Art, Film, and Fashion, May 7–August 16, 2015

Costume Institute’s Spring 2015 Exhibition at Metropolitan Museum to Focus on Chinese Imagery in Art, Film, and Fashion, May 7–August 16, 2015

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Lia Chang Multimedia: Ambassador Attalah Shabazz, Tomie Arai, Jamal Joseph, Janice Robinson, Soh Daiko, Taiyo Na and More Celebrate the Life of Yuri Kochiyama in New York

Photos and Video of Yuri Kochiyama Memorial at First Corinthian Baptist Church in Harlem on 9/27/14, featuring excerpts of performances by Soh Daiko, Pua Ali’i ‘llima o Nuioka, Janice Robinson, Taiyo Na, Magnetic North, New Heritage Theatre Group’s Impact Repertory.

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Lia Chang Photos: Art Salon with Artist Yang Chihung and Dr. Agnes Hsu-Tang at New-York Historical Society

Photos: Art Salon with Artist Yang Chihung and Dr. Agnes Hsu-Tang at New-York Historical Society

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Garth Kravits on NBC’s The Blacklist

Garth Kravits will be co-starring as a loan officer in the “DR. LINUS CREEL” episode of NBC’s “The Blacklist” on Monday, October 13, 2014. (10:00PM – 11:00PM)

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Geoffrey Holder, Artist, Actor, Dancer, Choreographer, Two-Time Tony Award-winning Director and Costume Designer for The Wiz, Dies at 84; Son Pens Intimate Account of Last Days

On Sunday, October 5, 2014, Geoffrey Holder, a Tony Award-winning Trinidadian director, actor, costume designer, painter, dancer, author and choreographer died from complications of pneumonia at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital in New York. His son Léo, penned this intimate account of his father’s last days.

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Lia Chang: Celebrating my mom – AN ACTIVE VISION: BEVERLY UMEHARA…LABOR ACTIVIST…1945-1999

It’s been fifteen years since my mother died and there isn’t a day that goes by that I don’t miss her. I wrote this article shortly after her death, highlighting her achievements as an Asian American Union Activist.

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Lia Chang: Juicy Buns at Ollie’s

Juicy buns at Ollie’s. Other Articles by Lia Chang: Dishin’ Favorites: Porchetta is My Lastest Obsession Dishin’ Favorites: Veselka The Dish on Susur Lee and Shang My Empire State Building … Continue reading

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Lia Chang: Empire State Building on a Crisp Winter’s Night

Lia Chang: The Empire State Building at Dusk

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Lia Chang: Dishin’ Favorites: Porchetta is my latest obsession

The pork loin is wrapped in pork belly, highly seasoned with aromatic herbs and spices, garlic, sage, rosemary and wild fennel pollen in the classic Roman tradition, trussed up, then roasted for six hours.

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