Perry Yung is an actor and musician who works in contemporary performance art, television and film. He was founder of the Asian American performance collective SLANT Performance Group and has been a member of La Mama’s Great Jones Repertory Group where has performed leading roles in Andrei Serban and Elizabeth Swados’ Fragments of a Greek Trilogy around the world since 1993. Perry is also a traditionally trained Japanese shakuhachi flute craftsman and musician. He leads meditation flute making and playing workshops in Zen temples and colleges across the United States. More recently he has been integrating the sound of the zen flute into film and television such as in Warrior for Cinemax/HBOmax, A Father’s Son directed by Patrick Chen. Here’s a link to an aggregated list of interviews in podcast, video and print.
Episode 211 The Equalizer airs March 6th 8PM Eastern CBS
My most recent actor’s reel.