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SONG OF THE PIPA

written & directed by R.A. SHIOMI

March 25 - April 16, 2000

 

GENERAL INFORMATION


DATES

March 25 - April 16, 2000

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VENUE INFO

This production will take place at The Southern Theater, located at 1420 Washington Ave South, Minneapolis, MN 55454.

 

CAST


 

GAO
HONG

Gao Hong, Pipa Performer

JIN MING
LAI

Gao Hong as child & youth

KURT
MATTSEN

Bai Juyi

JEANY
PARK

Tang Dynasty Pipa Player

KISEUNG
RHEE

Wong Ting Shen, Gao Hong’s Brother, Lin Shicheng Messenger

 
 
 

BILL
GRAU

Gao Hong’s Father, Fortune Teller

JENNIFER
WEIR

Gao Hong’s Mother

CY
THAO

Red Guard Wang

SUZANNE
BURROWS

Red Guard Li

ELIZABETH
WOLF

Music Student

 
 
 

MOLLY
SKOBBA

Soldier

MARC
ANDERSON

Percussionist

ZHANG
YING

Chinese Poem Voice Over

 
 

PRODUCTION TEAM


 

ANGIE
AHLGREN

Stage Manager

RICHARD
WILSON

Scenic Designer

GAO
GE

Costume Designer

JEFF
BARTLETT

Lighting Designer

REID
REJSA

Sound Designer

 
 
 

ROBERT BRUCE
BRAKE

Properties Designer

MARTHA
JOHNSON

Dramaturge

SHEN
PEI

Choreography

BARBARA
PORTINGA

Other Costumes

YALI
PENG

Calligraphy Consultant

 
 
 

IN-FIN
TUAN

Graphic Design & Publicity

CHARISSA
UEMURA

Photography

 
 

PHOTOS