John Lithgow and B.D. Wong recreate their original roles from the Tony® Award-winning production of David Henry Hwang’s play. Inspired by an actual espionage scandal, a French diplomat discovers the startling truth about his Chinese mistress.
An L.A. Theatre Works full cast performance starring:
Margaret Cho as Comrade Chin/Suzuki/Shu-Fang
David Dukes as M. Toulon/Man/Judge
Joanna Frank as Helga
Arye Gross as Marc/Man/Consul Sharpless
Kathryn Layng as Renee/Woman at Party/Girl
John Lithgow as Rene Gallimard
B.D. Wong as Song Liling
Original music composed by Lucia Hwong.
Directed by Steve Albrezzi. Recorded before a live audience at the DoubleTree Suites, Santa Monica in June of 1996.
“Hearing two such accomplished actors in parts they have mastered is a rare treat…L.A. Theatre Works is producing radio drama to rival the quality work of the BBC.” — AudioFile Magazine