Lily Tung Crystal worked for two decades while pursuing her passion on the side until she landed her dream job. Today, Lily is  doing her life’s work as Artistic Director of Theater Mu, a theater devoted to celebrating and empowering Asian Americans through storytelling.

Lily shares her journey of pursuing her love of theater and acting on the side while working as a freelance writer and producer. At Theater Mu, Lily is using her skills in acting, writing, producing and leadership training to bring audiences great performances rooted in equity, justice and the Asian American experience. We discuss Lily’s passion for bringing diversity to the arts and the evolution of Liily’s love for theater and storytelling. Lily also shares tips for pursuing your passion while keeping a day job and building a portfolio career.

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