Making Connections
Min Kahng

When I first met Christine Toy Johnson in San Francisco after she spoke at a regional Dramatists Guild event (an event which she set up on top of her busy schedule as a Come From Away touring cast member), I was starstruck. I had already long known her as Sister Mary Leo from the Nunsense and Nunsense 2 VHS tapes I had watched since high school. To see an Asian person in a musical that wasn’t playing the typical King and I or Miss Saigon fare was quite impactful on me.

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Min Kahng
Min Kahng

(he/him) is an award-winning playwright, composer, lyricist, and creative coach whose works include The Adventures of Honey & LeonThe Four Immigrants, and Where the Mountain Meets the Moon. Kahng is a MacDowell Fellow, an NEA Grant Recipient, and a Dramatists Guild committee member.