Yellow Face

Cast: 2f 5m, doubling

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Paperback, 90 pages ISBN: 9781559363402Publication Date:
1 Jul 2010
Size: 216mm x 136mm£13.99
First Staged:
Center Theatre Goup/Mark Taper Forum, Los Angeles, 2007

Yellow Face

By David Henry Hwang

Paperback £13.99

David Henry Hwang's Yellow Face is a mock documentary that puts Hwang himself centre-stage as he uses the controversy over colour-blind casting for Miss Saigon and the racially motivated federal investigation of his own father to explore Asian identity and the ever-changing definition of what it is to be an American.

Press Quotes

'Hwang’s lively and provocative cultural self-portrait lets nobody off the hook'

New York Times

'A pungent play of ideas with a big heart. Yellow Face brings to the national discussion about race a sense of humor a mile wide, an even-handed treatment and a hopeful, healing vision of a world that could be'

Variety

Cast: 2f 5m, doubling

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Paperback, 90 pages ISBN: 9781559363402Publication Date:
1 Jul 2010
Size: 216mm x 136mm£13.99

Also by David Henry Hwang:

Flower Drum Song
Trying to Find Chinatown
Golden Child
Chinglish

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