Golden Child

by David Henry Hwang

Longacre Theatre
March 23, 1998 - May 31, 1998

Opening Night Production Credits:

Written by David Henry Hwang
Directed by James Lapine
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Philip J. Smith: President; Robert E. Wankel: Executive Vice President)
Produced by Benjamin Mordecai, Dori Berinstein, John Kao, Talia Shire and The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts; Produced in association with South Coast Repertory (David Emmes, Producing Artistic Director, Martin Benson, Artistic Director), The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer) and American Conservatory Theatre of San Francisco; Associate Producer: The Singapore Repertory Theater
Originally produced in New York by The Joseph Papp Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival (George C. Wolfe, Producer)
Incidental music by Lucia Hwong
Assistant Director: Tim Vasen
Scenic Design by Tony Straiges
Costume Design by Martin Pakledinaz
Lighting Design by David J. Lander
Sound Design by Dan Moses Schreier
Hair and Wig Design by Judy Chin
Make-Up Design by Judy Chin
General Manager: Kathryn Frawley
Company Manager: Heather Hamilton
Technical Supervisor: Unitech II, Corp
Production Stage Manager: Allison Sommers
Stage Manager: Brendan Smith
Property Master: Lonnie Gaddy
Casting: Jay Binder
NYSF Casting: Jordan Thaler and Heidi Griffiths
Movement Consultant: Jamie H. J. Guan
South Coast Repertory Casting Director: Joanne DeNaut
Press Representative: Richard Kornberg & Associates
Marketing: The Richards Group
Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.
Commissioned by South Coast Repertory (David Emmes, Producing Artistic Director, Martin Benson, Artistic Director)

Joseph Papp Public Theater/Newman Theater
November 19, 1996 - December 8, 1996

Opening Night Production Credits:

David Henry Hwang, Playwright
James Lapine, Director
Public Theater, The, Producer
George C. Wolfe, Producer
Rosemarie Tichler, Artistic Producer
Wiley Hausam, Associate Producer
Bonnie Metzgar, Associate Producer
South Coast Repertory, Associate Producer
Kevin Kline, Artistic Associate
Brian Kulick, Artistic Associate
Tony Straiges, Set Designer
Martin Pakledinaz, Costume Designer
David Lander, Lighting Designer
Richard Nelson (Lighting Designer), Lighting Designer
Dan Moses Schreier, Sound Designer
Wendall K. Harrington, Projections Designer
Buzz Cohen, Production Stage Manager

Broadway Cast


Tsai Chin
Randall Duk Kim
Ming-Na Wen
John Horton
Julienne Hanzelka Kim
Lisa Li
Kim Miyori
James Saito
Julyana Soelistyo

Eng Siu-Yong, First Wife
Andrew Kwong, Eng Tieng-Bin
Elizabeth Kwong, Eng Eling, Third Wife
Reverend Anthony Baines
Servant, Ghost
Servant, Ghost
Eng Luan, Second Wife
Servant, Ghost
Ma, Eng Ahn, mother of Andrew Kwong & daughter of Tieng-Bin & Siu-Young

Understudies: Jonathan Bustle (Reverend Anthony Baines), Julienne Hanzelka Kim (Elizabeth Kwong, Eng Ahn, Eng Eling, Ma), Lisa Li (Eng Luan, Eng Siu-Yong), James Saito (Andrew Kwong, Eng Tieng-Bin).

Public Theater Cast


Tsai Chin
Stan Egi
John Christopher Jones
Jodi Long
Liana Pai
Julyana Soelistyo

Eng Siu-Yond
Andrew Kwong/Eng Tieng-Bin
Rev Baines
Eng Luan
Eng Eling
Eng Ahn


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