Kung Fu, by David Henry Hwang, directed by Leigh Silverman, choreographed by Sonya Tayeh

Overview

An exhilarating portrait of international icon Bruce Lee's journey from troubled Hong Kong youth to martial arts legend, Kung Fu blends dance, Chinese opera, martial arts and drama into a bold new theatrical form. This world premiere production follows Lee in America as he struggles to prove himself as a fighter, a husband, a father, and a man.

Pictured above: Cole Horibe in Kung Fu by David Henry Hwang. Photo by Joan Marcus.
Dates
February 4 - April 6, 2014
Running Time
2 hours 15 minutes, with one intermission
Venue
The Irene Diamond Stage
Residency

KUNG FU TRAILER

Cast

Marcus/Driver
Emmanuel Brown
Don/Ping/Brodek/Boss Dillon/James Coburn
Clifton Duncan
Jun Fan/Brandon
Bradley Fong
Bruce
Cole Horibe
Hoi-Chuen
Francis Jue
Toshi/William Dozier
Peter Kim
Scott/Gang Leader
Ari Loeb
Green Hornet
Reed Luplau
Patty/Ruby Chow/Grace Lee
Kristen Faith Oei
George/Fung Fung/Barry/Burt Ward/Matthew
Jon Rua
Linda/Althea
Phoebe Strole
Randy
Christopher Vo

Creative

Scenic Design
David Zinn
Costume Design
Anita Yavich
Lighting Design
Ben Stanton
Sound Design
Darron L. West
Projection Design
Darrel Maloney
Original Music
Du Yun
Fight Direction
Emmanuel Brown
Chinese Opera Movement Specialist
Jamie Guan
Vocal and Dialect Coach
Deborah Hecht
Cultural Consultant
Joanna C. Lee
Cultural Consultant
Ken Smith
Production Stage Manager
David H. Lurie

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