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The World of Suzie Wong   

 
Broadhurst Theatre, (10/14/1958 - 11/07/1959)
54th Street Theatre, (11/09/1959 - 1/02/1960)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Oct 14, 1958    
Closing Date: Jan 02, 1960 Total Performances: 508

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in two acts
Setting: Hong Kong. The present.



Production Staff [Collapse]
Produced by David Merrick, Seven Arts Productions and Mansfield Prods.
Written by Paul Osborn; Based on the novel by Richard Mason; "How Can You Forget?" by Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart; Special arrangements by Benny Goodman
Directed by Joshua Logan
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Paintings by Wade Reynolds; Associate Lighting Design: John Harvey; Costume Design by Dorothy Jeakins; Assistant Scenic Design: Ming Cho Lee and Will Steven Armstrong
General Manager: Jack Schlissel; Company Manager: Vince McKnight
Production Stage Manager: Neil Hartley; Stage Manager: John Drew Devereaux; Assistant Stage Mgr: William Becker
Press Representative: Frank Goodman and Seymour Krawitz; Production Associate: Michael Mindlin, Jr.; Speech Consultant: Dr. Simon R. Mitchneck; Press Assistant: Ruth Cage; Assistant to Mr. Logan: Joseph Curtis; Assistant to Mr. Merrick: Eduard Fuller
Cast
France NuyenSuzie Wong
Ron RandellBen Jeffcoat
William ShatnerRobert Lomax
Stephen ChengAh Tong
Noel LeslieGeorge O'Neill
Viraj AmonsinWaiter
Bystander
Clifford ArashiChinese Officer
William BeckerSailor
Jorge BenhurSailor
Kurt BieberSailor
Meiyu ChangFlower of the Bar
Ellen DavalosLily
Flower of the Bar
Derrick DobbSailor
Tracy EverittSailor
Ed GarrabrandtSailor
Bill HardenSailor
Karl HeldSailor
David HillChinese Policeman
Linda HoFlower of the Bar
Ichisuki IshikawaVendor
Bill JasonSailor
Flavia Hsu KingmanWednesday Lulu
David KitchenBritish Sailor
Tinya Lang YunFlower of the Bar
Jerry LogasSailor
Jin Jin MaiFlower of the Bar
John MamoVendor
Marc MarnoSailor
Sarah MarshallKay Fletcher
Mary Mon ToyMinnie Ho
Ted MorellSailor
Richard NievesSailor
Warren RobertsonDrunken Sailor
Tsunao SatoVendor
SiratTyphoo
Paul SmithSailor
Fred StarbuckTourist
TakayoGwenny
Hokon T'angChild
Sufei T'angChild
Vie Von ThomFifi
Neil VipondSailor
Kathleen WiddoesTourist
Tony Award®
 1959 Best Costume Design [nominee] 
  Dorothy Jeakins
Theatre World
winner 1959 Award [recipient] 
  France Nuyen
winner 1959 Award [recipient] 
  William Shatner