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Longacre Theatre, (10/27/2011 - 1/29/2012)
First Preview: Oct 11, 2011 Total Previews: 19
Opening Date: Oct 27, 2011    
Closing Date: Jan 29, 2012 Total Performances: 109

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: The Present. An American assembly room and the city of Guiyang, China.



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Philip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President)
Produced by Jeffrey Richards, Jerry Frankel, Jay & Cindy Gutterman/Cathy Chernoff, Heni Koenigsberg/Lily Fan, Joseph & Matthew Deitch, Dasha Epstein, Ronald & Marc Frankel, Barry & Carole Kaye, Mary Lu Roffe, The Broadway Consortium, Ken Davenport, Filerman Bensinger, Herbert Goldsmith, Jam Theatricals, Olympus Theatricals, Playful Productions, David & Barbara Stoller, Roy Gottlieb and Hunter Arnold; Produced in association with The Goodman Theatre (Robert Falls, Artistic Director; Roche Schulfer, Executive Director); Associate Producer: Jeremy Scott Blaustein
Originally premiered on June 18, 2011 by The Goodman Theatre (Robert Falls, Artistic Director; Roche Schulfer, Executive Director)
Written by David Henry Hwang
Directed by Leigh Silverman; Assistant Director: Johnson Henshaw
Scenic Design by David Korins; Costume Design by Anita Yavich; Lighting Design by Brian MacDevitt; Sound Design by Darron L. West; Projection Design by Jeff Sugg and Shawn Duan; Moving Light Programmer: Sean Beach; Associate Scenic Design: Rod Lemmond; Associate Costume Design: Sarah Smith; Associate Lighting Design: Ariel Benjamin; Associate Sound Design: Charles Coes; Assistant Costume Design: Nancy Palmatier
General Manager: Richards / Climan, Inc.; Company Manager: Elizabeth M. Talmadge
Technical Supervisor: Hudson Theatrical Associates; Production Stage Manager: Stephen M. Kaus; Stage Manager: Jillian M. Oliver
Cultural Advising: Joanna C. Lee and Ken Smith; Dialect Coach: Kate Wilson; Casting: Telsey + Company, Adam Belcuore, Jordan Thaler and Heidi Griffiths; Mandarin Chinese Translations: Candace Chong; General Press Representative: Jeffrey Richards Associates, Irene Gandy and Alana Karpoff; Interactive Marketing: Broadway's Best Shows, Christopher Pineda and Andy Drachenberg; Online Marketing: Serino/Coyne and Jim Glaub; Advertising: Serino/Coyne; Photographer: Michael McCabe; Online Marketing Associate: Mark Seeley
Cast
Jennifer LimXi Yan
Angela LinMiss Qian
Prosecutor Li
Christine LinMiss Zhao
Stephen PucciPeter Timms
Gary WilmesDaniel Cavanaugh
Johnny WuBing
Judge Xu Geming
Larry Lei ZhangMinister Cai Guoliang
Understudies: Tony Carlin (Daniel Cavanaugh), Vivian Chiu (Miss Qian, Miss Zhao, Prosecutor Li), Angela Lin (Xi Yan) and Brian Nishii (Bing, Judge Xu Geming, Minister Cai Guoliang, Peter Timms)
Theatre World
winner 2012 Award [recipient] 
  Jennifer Lim
Drama Desk Award
 2012 Outstanding Play [nominee] 
 Written by David Henry Hwang ;  Produced by Jeffrey Richards , Jerry Frankel , Jay & Cindy Gutterman/Cathy Chernoff , Heni Koenigsberg/Lily Fan , Joseph & Matthew Deitch , Dasha Epstein , Ronald & Marc Frankel , Barry & Carole Kaye , Mary Lu Roffe , The Broadway Consortium , Ken Davenport , Filerman Bensinger , Herbert Goldsmith , Jam Theatricals , Olympus Theatricals , Playful Productions , David & Barbara Stoller , Roy Gottlieb and Hunter Arnold ;  Produced in association with The Goodman Theatre (Robert Falls, Artistic Director; Roche Schulfer, Executive Director)
 2012 Outstanding Actress in a Play [nominee] 
  Jennifer Lim
 2012 Outstanding Set Design [nominee] 
 Scenic Design by David Korins