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Madam Miaow SaysAnna Chen's Orwell Prize shortlisted blog.
Anna May Wong Must Die!Anna Chen's funny & fabulous one-woman show — a personal journey through the life and crimes of Hollywood's first Chinese screen legend with satire, songs and a few laughs.
- Anna on the BBC World Service Weekend programme, 18th October 2014
- Doctor Who “Deep Breath” review 8.1: all hail Peter Capaldi, shame about the script.
- Chinese British comic Anna Chen says WTF with the stereotypes? Stand-up comedy in the week of Act for Change.
- Anna Chen’s Chinese Diaspora talk and poetry reading at Liverpool’s International Festival of Business China Day
- Rik Mayall RIP: when I met Rik. Briefly.
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I was a guest on the BBC World Service Weekend programme on Saturday, talking about the news: the Middle East, The Catholic Synod, Ebola and sheds. This year is the tenth anniversary of the Morecambe Bay Chinese cocklepickers disaster so … Continue reading
Why is Peter Capaldi flashing his red bits like a lady baboon, and other questions. SPOILER ALERT Review of Dr Who “Deep Breath” first broadcast BBC1, Saturday 23rd August 2014 The Dalek was eyeing up some poor bastard on the … Continue reading
Chinese British comic Anna Chen says WTF with the stereotypes? Stand-up comedy in the week of Act for Change.
British East Asian comedian Anna Chen on Asian stereotypes, terracotta warriors, and pets. This week, hundreds of actors, artists and creatives attended the Act for Change conference at the Young Vic in London looking at the alarming lack of diversity … Continue reading
Anna Chen’s Chinese Diaspora talk and poetry reading at Liverpool’s International Festival of Business China Day
A reminder about Liverpool tomorrow. I’m looking forward to giving my China Diaspora in Britain talk plus poetry from Reaching for my Gnu at the Il Forno Restaurant in Duke Street, Liverpool, tomorrow at 4pm. My dad lived there from … Continue reading
Sadly, a classic case of the cutting room floor, but my mate Kirstin and I were in The Art of Noise Peter Gunn video starring Rik Mayall. We thought he was cute as well as funny. Kirstin flirted outrageously and … Continue reading
Anna Chen gives her Chinese Diaspora in Britain talk and reads poetry at the International Festival of Business China Day launching ‘Opera for Chinatown’ in Liverpool Really looking forward to doing this live event in Liverpool. “Writer, poet and broadcaster … Continue reading