U.S. Production


by Lauren Yee
Language: English/With Russian Subtitles


u.s. production


by Lauren Yee
Directed by Nelson T. Eusebio III

with Jojo Gonzalez

Virtual Media Design: Taylor Verrett
Sound Design: Sharath Patel
Director of Virtual Media Design: Jared Mezzocchi
Production Manager: Emily Brown

Lauren Yee (Playwright) Plays include Cambodian Rock Band (South Coast Rep, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, La Jolla Playhouse, City Theatre, Merrimack Rep) and The Great Leap (Denver Center, Seattle Repertory, Atlantic Theatre, Guthrie Theatre, American Conservatory Theatre, Arts Club, InterAct Theatre, Steppenwolf). Honors: Doris Duke Artists Award, Steinberg Playwright Award, Whiting Award, Steinberg/ATCA Award, American Academy of Arts and Letters Literature Award, Horton Foote Prize, Kesselring Prize, Primus Prize, Hodder Fellowship, #1 and #2 plays on 2017 Kilroys List. New Dramatists, Ma-Yi Writers’ Lab, Playwrights Realm alum. TV: Pachinko (Apple), Soundtrack (Netflix). BA: Yale. MFA: UCSD. www.laurenyee.com
Nelson T. Eusebio III (Director) is a freelance stage director, producer, and award-winning filmmaker. He is the former Artistic Director of Leviathan Lab, an Asian American creative studio. In 2008 Nelson co-founded Creative Destruction, a NYC-based theatre collective. He has directed and developed work at theaters throughout the country, including the Public Theater/NYSF, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Baltimore CenterStage, The Old Globe, PlayMaker's Repertory, and the Repertory Theatre of St. Louis. Nelson has been a resident artist at Ensemble Studio Theatre, Target Margin Theatre Institute, and Mabou Mines. Nelson is a member of the Society of Stage Directors and Choreographers, Lincoln Center Theater Director’s Lab, and the Rhodopi International Theatre Collective. Nelson was a recipient of the 2009-11 NEA/TCG Career Development Program for Directors, and the Phil Killian Directing Fellowship at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival.  He is a participant in the SPARK Leadership program. Training: BA in Drama from UC Irvine and an MFA in Directing from the Yale School of Drama. He is a former U.S. Marine. More info at www.nelsoneusebio.com
Jojo Gonzalez (Papa) Recent TV: New Amsterdam (NBC). Recent Theater: Milma’s Tale (The Public Theater). Awards: Obie (The Romance of Magno Rubio). US: The Public Theater, Long Wharf Theatre, DR2, Culture Project, Queens Theater, La Jolla Playhouse, South Coast Rep, LA Theater Center, Laguna Playhouse. International: Thalia Hall (Romania), The Cultural Center of the Philippines (Manila). TV: Maniac (Recurring with Emma Stone and Jonah Hill), The Path (Recurring), Madame SecretarySeven Seconds, The Blacklist, Blindspot, Mysteries of Laura, Deadbeat, White CollarWithout a Trace, Law and Order SVU. Film: Going in Style (with Alan Arkin, Michael Caine, and Morgan Freeman), Pirates of Somalia (with Al Pacino), Antarctica, The Smurfs Movie, A Kiss for Jed, Disoriented.
Sharath Patel (Sound Design) is a Portland Oregon based designer who works nationally and internationally focusing on experimental, commercial, academic, political, and socially conscious theater. Recent designs at Portland Center Stage, Rep Theatre of St. Louis, Seattle Children’s Theatre, Folger Theatre, ACT Theatre, Artist Rep, American Rep, Seattle Rep, Cal Shakes, Alabama Shakes, EastWest Players, and Marin Theatre Company. Additional work in New York City, Norfolk, Raleigh, Aspen, India, France, England, Germany, and Romania. He is a member of USA829 as well as the Theatrical Sound Designers and Composers Association. Sharath is also an Arts Envoy for the U.S. Department of State, and a Resident Artist at Artists Rep. MFA, Yale School of Drama. sharathpatel.com