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Broadhurst Theatre , (10/14/1958 - 11/07/1959)
54th Street Theatre , (11/09/1959 - 1/02/1960)
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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 Nuyen Suzie Wong
Ron Randell Ben Jeffcoat
William Shatner Robert Lomax
Stephen Cheng Ah Tong
Noel Leslie George O'Neill
Viraj Amonsin Waiter
Bystander
Clifford Arashi Chinese Officer
William Becker Sailor
Jorge Benhur Sailor
Kurt Bieber Sailor
Meiyu Chang Flower of the Bar
Stephen Cheng Ah Tong
Ellen Davalos Lily
Flower of the Bar
Derrick Dobb Sailor
Tracy Everitt Sailor
Ed Garrabrandt Sailor
Bill Harden Sailor
Karl Held Sailor
David Hill Chinese Policeman
Linda Ho Flower of the Bar
Ichisuki Ishikawa Vendor
Bill Jason Sailor
Flavia Hsu Kingman Wednesday Lulu
David Kitchen British Sailor
Tinya Lang Yun Flower of the Bar
Noel Leslie George O'Neill
Jerry Logas Sailor
Jin Jin Mai Flower of the Bar
John Mamo Vendor
Marc Marno Sailor
Sarah Marshall Kay Fletcher
Mary Mon Toy Minnie Ho
Ted Morell Sailor
Richard Nieves Sailor
Ron Randell Ben Jeffcoat
Warren Robertson Drunken Sailor
Tsunao Sato Vendor
Sirat Typhoo
Paul Smith Sailor
Fred Starbuck Tourist
Takayo Gwenny
Hokon T'ang Child
Sufei T'ang Child
Vie Von Thom Fifi
Neil Vipond Sailor
Kathleen Widdoes Tourist
Tony Award®
 1959 Best Costume Design [nominee]
Dorothy Jeakins
Theatre World
nominee 1959 Award [recipient]
France Nuyen
nominee 1959 Award [recipient]
William Shatner