From April 21 to May 26, 2021, Nolan joined Celebrity Chef Carla Hall to host a live chat series on Facebook and Instagram about food traditions and family legacy. The #ByGrace Live Chat Series was inspired by Nolan's new musical, GRACE, and curated by Nolan and Dale Mott/Edgewood.
Featuring stellar guests like Broadway legend Brian Stokes Mitchell, food historian/author Michael Twitty and CBS This Morning Saturday co-host Michelle Miller, see for yourself the conversation series that won two 2021 Telly Awards Bronze Prizes (Best Food & Beverage Online Series, Best Non-Scripted Online Series) and has reached over 500,000 globally!
Chef Carla Hall
April 21, 2020
Chef Carla Hall and Nolan explore themes of food, faith, entrepreneurship, and survival in this first live chat with businesswoman Sheila Johnson and media maven April Reign.
April 28, 2020
Chef Carla Hall and Nolan explore food history and traditions in this second live chat with culinary historian Michael Twitty, FOX 5 D.C. broadcast journalist Angie Goff, arts benefactor John Edelmann, and actor Clayton Prince.
Broadcast journalist Angie Goff shares highlights from the live chat series co-hosted by Chef Carla Hall and Nolan. The chat featured Goff along with culinary historian Michael Twitty.
May 5, 2020
Chef Carla Hall and Nolan explore food, the impact of COVID-19, and the importance of bringing our stories to the stage in this live chat with CBS This Morning Saturday co-host Michelle Miller and Broadway legend Brian Stokes Mitchell.
May 12, 2020
Chef Carla Hall and Nolan explore the legacy of Black Broadway and the potential impact of GRACE in this live chat with James Beard Lifetime Award recipient, author and culinary historian Dr. Jessica B. Harris and Broadway casting director Stephanie Klapper. Plus, share in Chef Carla's birthday surprise!
May 26, 2020
Chef Carla Hall engages in an intimate, one-on-one conversation with Nolan exploring his inspiration and creative process for developing the story and songs of his new musical, GRACE.