Dan Kwong

Dan Kwong

First Circle Productions

Actor, animator and author in Los Angeles, California

About Dan

Veteran solo performance artist, writer, stage & video director, editor, playwright, visual artist and teacher Kwong has been presenting his work nationally and internationally since 1989.


Name: Dan Kwong

Lives in: Los Angeles, California

Company: First Circle Productions

Occupation: Actor, Animator, Author, Concept Artist, Dramaturge, Editor, Model Maker, Playwright, Producer, Prop Master, Puppeteer, Screenwriter, Sound Designer, Sound Editor, Stage Director, Theatre Director, Videographer and Voice Artist

Unique traits: Specialize in autobiographically-based storytelling; combining multimedia with live theater. Extensive experience with solo and collaborative forms, cross-cultural ensemble work.

Awards

  • Santa Monica Cultural Affairs Dept. Artist Fellowship
    (2017)

  • Santa Monica Cultural Affairs Artist Fellowship
    (2014)

  • City of L.A. Culture Exchange Intl. Grantee
    (2009)

  • Durfee Foundation Project Completion Grant
    (2007)

  • Durfee Foundation Project Completion Grant
    (2006)

  • City of L.A. COLA Award, Outstanding Mid-career Artist
    (2005)

  • Japanese American Historical Society, Outstanding Contributions Award
    (2005)

Education

  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago
    (1974-1977)

  • University of Southern California
    (1972-1974)

Dan's Profile Statistics

  • Since: September 2014
  • Last online: > 2 weeks ago
  • Invites sent: 0

Dan's Résumé / CV

Dan's network

Allyson King
James Han Lee
David Obaniyi
Adam Fresco
Ying-Ying Lin
register for stage 32 Register / Log In