PlayDramaOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Oct 14, 1958
Closing Date
Jan 02, 1960
Performances
508
PlayDramaOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Broadhurst Theatre
(Oct 14, 1958 - Nov 07, 1959)
54th Street Theatre
(Nov 09, 1959 - Jan 02, 1960)

Description
A play in two acts

Setting
Hong Kong. The present.

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
Suzie Wong
Ben Jeffcoat
Robert Lomax
Ah Tong
George O'Neill
Waiter
 
Bystander
Chinese Officer
Sailor
Sailor
Flower of the Bar
 
Flower of the Bar
Sailor
Sailor
Sailor
Sailor
Chinese Policeman
Flower of the Bar
Sailor
Wednesday Lulu
British Sailor
Flower of the Bar
Sailor
Flower of the Bar
Vendor
Sailor
Kay Fletcher
Minnie Ho
Sailor
Drunken Sailor
Vendor
Typhoo
Sailor
Tourist
Gwenny
Child
Child
Sailor

Broadhurst Theatre (Oct 14, 1958 - Nov 07, 1959)

Cast

Gwenny

54th Street Theatre (Nov 09, 1959 - Jan 02, 1960)

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Assistant Stage Mgr: William Garrett
Press Representative: James D. Proctor and Merle Debuskey; Production Assistant: Judith S. Davidson

Cast

Kay Fletcher
British Sailor
 
British Officer
Tourist
Lily
Fifi

Tony Award®

 

Best Costume Design

1959 Nominee
Costume Design by Dorothy Jeakins

Theatre World

Award

1959 Recipient
France Nuyen and William Shatner
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