Independent Projects

Henry Gamble's Birthday Party - Co-Producer.  Stephen Cone's latest feature with Tyler Ross, Pat Healy, Francis Guinan and more.  IMDB here.

Building a Theater of Inclusion: Perspectives on Asian Casting & Producing - Panelist with David Henry Hwang, Chay Yew and Jamil Khoury. Sponsored by the League of Chicago Theatres and Lifeline Theatre. Click here to watch archival video.  

30/30 NoPassport Chicago - Co-Producer.  National Latina/o reading series through No Passport Alliance With Caridad Svich, Dominic D'andrea and Juan Villa.  Staged 12 plays, the most across the nation.  Click here for national website.

Good Luck Soup Interactive Transmedia Documentary - Producer. A participatory documentary on the lives of Japanese-Americans and Japanese-Canadians after they left WWII internment camps.  In conjunction with documentary filmmaker Matthew Hashiguchi.  Click here for Good Luck Soup film trailer.

Shin Sight Reading Series - Producer. Emphasis on open race, gender and age with insight into historical and cultural significance. Works explored include No Exit, The Tempest, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, A Streetcar Named Desire, Butterflies are Free, Wit, Mauritius, Comedy of Errors, Proof, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf, Barefoot in the Park, Secret Love in Peach Blossom Land and others.

Principal Principle Workshop - Assistant with Playwright Joe Zarrow and Director Cassy Sanders. Developed Principal Principle which was produced at the Brown/Trinity Playwrights Repertory Theatre and Chicago's Theatre Wit.

Sankofa UnCut - Artistic Associate. Four-week reading series of new works and adaptations. Collaboraction.

 

Composition

Simple Theatre's The Enchanted - Playwright Jean Giraudoux, adapted by Maurice Valency.  Four songs set to original music by Eliza Shin.  

Vitalist Theatre's The Ghost is Here - Playwright Kobo Abe, translated by Donald Shore. Song set to original music by Eliza Shin.

 

Publications

Star Material - Journal of the American Medical Association, Vol. 281(6) 10 Feb 1999. Personal essay about dying with humanity. Transcribed in full here.

Of Locker Rooms and Labor Pains - Annals of Internal Medicine, Vol. 123(1), 1 July 1995.  Personal essay reflecting on gender parity in medical school.

Poems to Read: A New Favorite Poem Project Anthology - Contributor. Edited by Robert Pinsky and Maggie Dietz.  Submitted poem: He Wishes for the Cloths of Heaven by W.B. Yeats.