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Miss Saigon

Music: Claude-Michel Schönberg. Lyrics: Richard Maltby, Jr & Alain Boubil.
Adapted from the Original French Text by Alain Boubil.
Additional material: Richard Maltby, Jnr. Additional Lyrics: Michael Mahler.

Productions

Theatre Royal Drury Lane, 1989
Prince Edward Theatre, 2014
UK Tour, 2017

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Theatre Royal Drury Lane
First performance: 20th September 1989
Director: Nicholas Hytner. Musical Staging: Bob Avian.
Production Designer: John Napier. Costumes Designer: Andreane Neofitou.
Lighting: David Hersey. Sound: Andrew Bruce.
Orchestrations: William D. Brohn. Musical Supervision (10.1991): David Caddick & Martin Koch



Cast Lists
January 1991
October 1991

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January 1991 (XCI.1) ed. programme cast
CharacterPlayed By
KimMonique Wilson
KimMeera Popkin
GigiIsay Alvarez
YvonneShukubi Yo
Yvette/Go-Go Dancer
Principal Understudy Kim
Jenine Desiderio
Mimi/Go-Go DancerPinky Amador
Bar GirlNikki Ankara
Bar GirlClaudia Cadette
Bar GirlSophie Joyce
Bar GirlAntoinette Lo
Bar Girl/Go-Go DancerNaoko Mori
Bar GirlAkemi Otani
Bar GirlRita Tsang
Bar GirlShukubi Yo
The EngineerHilton McRae
JohnPeter Polycarpou
ChrisSimon Bowman
At Certain perfomances Chris was played byJohn Barrowman
Marine
Principal Understudy John
Johnny Amobi
Marine/WeberEddie Burton
MarineGerard Casey
MarineRichard Calkin
Marine/TravisCavin Cornwall
Marine/SchultzMartin Croft
Marine/EstevezAndrew Golder
Marine/HarrisonSimon Hayden
MarineCraig Horwood
Marine
Principal Understudy Chris
Glyn Kerslake
MarinePaul Symington
Reporter/Dragon AcrobatLuke Baxter
Reporter/AllottTommy O'Brien
Barman/NVA SoldierGeorgie Hayes
Barman/NVA SoldierJon Jon Briones
Officer of the South Vietnamese Army/NVA SoldierChooi Kheng Beh
Officer of the South Vietnamese Army/Phan (North Vietnamese Army Solider)/Owner of the Moulin Rouge
Principal Understudy The Engineer
Junix Inocian
Vietnamese Customer/Huynh (North Vietnamese Army Solider)/HustlerMiguel Diaz
Vietnamese Customer/NVA SoldierJay Ibot
Vietnamese Customer/Assistant Commissar/HustlerVictor Laurel
Vietnamese Customer/NVA Soldier/HustlerBobby Martino
Vietnamese Customer/NVA Soldier/Hustler
Prinicpal Understudy Thuy
Lyon Roque
Mama San/NVA SoldierAndy Lanai
ThuyKeith Burns
EllenClaire Moore
TamMark Calape, Alvin Cousins, Rowena Montemayor, Charlotte Porrass or Emma Tuvera
Orchestra
ConductorAnthony Castro
LeaderNigel Goldberg
ViolinNicholas Davies, Godfrey Salmon (Deputy Conductor), Jack Rozman, Martin Gill, Iain McLeod
ViolaJustin Ward, Myrna Edwards
CelloPhilip Trzebiatowski, John Hursey
Double Bass/Bass GuitarAlan Walley
FluteDuke Dobing
Flute/Ethnic FluteChristopher Lacy
ClarinetGlen Martin, Robert Sydor
BassoonJohn McDougal
OboeSandra Mackay
TrumpetStephen Waterman, Sidney Gauld
TromboneJeremy Gough, Geoffrey Nash, Stephen Aitken
HornRonald Harris, Martin Wall
PercussionChristopher Baron, Julian Fairbank, Christopher Hind
GuitaIan Laws
KeyboardDavid Hartley
Keyboard/Assistant Musical DirectorAndrew Faulkner

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October 1991 (XCI.10) ed. programme cast
CharacterPlayed By
KimMonique Wilson
Kim
Principal Understudy Kim
Jenine Desiderio
KimJamie Rivera
GigiSuchitra Sen Sewrattan
Yvonne/Go-Go DancerRita Tsang
Mimi/Go-Go DancerPinky Amador
Bar Girl
Principal Understudy Ellen
Nikki Ankara
Bar Girl/Go-Go DancerJane Bautista
Bar GirlSharon Gomez
Bar GirlAntoinette Lo
Bar GirlNaoko Mori
Bar Girl/Go-Go DancerEmma Peploe-Williams
Bar Girl/Go-Go DancerPoppy Tierney
The EngineerHilton McRae
JohnAntoni Garfield Henry
ChrisSimon Bowman
At Certain perfomances Chris was played byGlyn Kerslake
MarineLuke Baxter
Marine/WeberEddie Burton
Marine/TravisCavin Cornwall
MarineColin Charles
Marine/AllottEdward Glen
Marine/HarrisonSimon Hayden
MarineCraig Horwood
MarineAndrew Newey
Marine/Dragon AcrobatMichael Aaron Peth
Marine/ShultzCharles Shirvell
Marine/Estevez
Principal Understudy John
James Staddon
MarineNiall Stones
MarinePaul Symington
MarineKevin Wainwright
Reporters/Dragon AcrobatRodney Syaranamual
Barman/Assistant CommissarGeorgie Hayes
Barman/NVA Soldier/HustlerPacer Oh
Officer of the South Vietnamese Army/NVA SoldierLobo Chan
Officer of the South Vietnamese Army/Phan (North Vietnamese Army Solider)/Owner of the Moulin Rouge
Principal Understudy The Engineer
Junix Inocian
Vietnamese CustomerJon Jon Briones
Vietnamese Customer/Huynh (North Vietnamese Army Solider)/HustlerMiguel Diaz
Vietnamese Customer/NVA Soldier/HustlerJ.J Formento
Vietnamese Customer/NVA SoldierJay Ibot
Vietnamese Customer/NVA Soldier/HustlerBobby Martino
Vietnamese Customer/NVA Soldier/Hustler
Prinicpal Understudy Thuy
Lyon Roque
Mama San/NVA SoldierAndy Lanai
ThuyRobert Sena
EllenClaire Moore
TamJodee Alvarado, Gemma Poniente, Charlotte Porrass, An Thuy Le, Emma Tuvera or Jade Wong
Dragon AcrobatAdam Le Clair
Orchestra
LeaderNigel Goldberg
ViolinNicholas Davies, Godfrey Salmon (Deputy Conductor), Jack Rozman, Martin Gill, Iain McLeod
ViolaJustin Ward, Myrna Edwards
CelloPhilip Trzebiatowski, John Hursey
Double Bass/Bass GuitarAlan Walley
FluteDuke Dobing
Flute/Ethnic FluteChristopher Lacy
ClarinetGlen Martin
Saxophone/ClarinetRobert Sydor
BassoonJohn McDougal
Oboe/Cor AnglaisSandra Mackay
TrumpetStephen Waterman, Sidney Gauld
TromboneJeremy Gough, Geoffrey Nash
Bass Trombone/TubaStephen Aitken
HornMartin Wall, Alan Jones
PercussionJulian Fairbank, Christopher Hind
Drum Kit/PercussionChristopher Baron
Guitar/Guitar SynthIan Laws
Piano/SynthDavid Hartley
Keyboard
Assistant Musical Director
Andrew Faulkner

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Prince Edward Theatre
First performance: 3rd May 2014
Director: Laurence Connor. Musical Staging: Bob Avian.
Additional Choreography: Geoffrey Garratt. Design Concept: Adrain Vaux.
Orchestrations: William David Brohn. Musical Supervision: John Rigby & Stephen Brooker.
Musical Direction: Adam Rowe. Sound Designer: Mick Potter.
Projections Realised by Luke Halls. Costumes Desginer: Andreane Neofitou.
Lighting Designer: Bruno Poet. Production Designers: Totie Driver & Matt Kinley.
Original Orchestrations Adaptation: Stephen Metcalfe & Seann Alderking.

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Cast lists May 2014
September 2015

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Cast as at May 2014
CharacterPlayed By
TamWilliam Dao
TamMunkh-Ireedui Batsaikhan
TamConnor Mason
TamC K Tangonan
TamJames Quek
TamZen Fordyce

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Cast as in September 2015 [12] programme
CharacterPlayed By
The EngineerJon Jon Briones
KimEva Noblezada
ChrisChris Peluso
EllenSiobhan Dillon
Printed in programme
EllenCarolyn Maitland
Paper insert
JohnHugh Maynard
ThuySangwoong Jo
Gigi/Patpong Street Worker/
Moulin Rouge Club Dancer
Natalie Mandoza
Alternate KimTanya Manalang
Marine/EnsembleMichael Carolan
Marine/Ensemble
Understudy Chris (1st)
Richard Carson
Bar Girl/Patpong Street Worker/
Ensemble
Understudy Ellen (2nd)
Natalie Chua
Marine/EnsembleCallum Evans
Fifi/Patpong Street Worker
Assistant Dance Captain/Ensemble
Maria Graciano
Marine/EnsembleNathan Graham
Dance Captain/Male SwingSimon Hardwick
Marine/Schultz/
Ensemble
Understudy John (2nd)
Kurt Kansley
Bar Girl/Ensemble
Understudy Kim
Sooha Kim
Vietnamese Customer/Vietnamese Army Solider/
Ensemble
Understudy Thuy (2nd)
Kittiphun Kittipakapom
Marine/Ensemble
Understudy John (1st)
Aaron Lee Lambert
Barman/Vietnamese Army Solder/
Patpong Street Worker/Ensemble
David Kar-Hing Lee
Fight Captain/Male SwingMitch Leow
Male Swing
Understudy Thuy (1st)
Ethan Le Phong
Female SwingEla Lisondra
Vietnamese Customer/Vietnamese Army Solider/
Patpong Street Worker/Ensemble
Michael Macalintal
Barman/Vietnamese Army Solider/
Patpong Street Worker/Ensemble
The Engineer at certain performances
Understudy The Engineer (1st)
Christian Rey Marbella
Marine/Ensemble
Understudy Chris (2nd)
Liam Marcellino
Yvonne/Patpong Street Worker/
Moulin Rouge Club Dancer/Ensemble
Understudy Gigi (2nd)
Kanako Nakano
Dominique/Patpong Street Worker/
Moulin Rouge Club Dancer/Ensemble
Thao Nguyen
Female SwingSaori Oda
Bar Girl/Ensemble
Understudy Ellen (1st)
Claire Parrish
Marine/EnsembleKiel Payton
Bar Girl/Patpong Street Worker/
Moulin Rouge Club Dancer/Ensemble
Katherine Picar
Officer of the South Vietnam Army/
Assistant Commissar/Patpong Street Worker/
Ensemble
Ariel Reonal
Marine/EnsembleJon Reynolds
Vietnamese Army Solider/Owner of the Moulin Rouge/
Ensemble
Understudy The Engineer (2nd)
Romeo Salazar
Mimi/Patpong Street Worker/
Moulin Rouge Club Dancer/Ensemble
Understudy Gigi (1st)
Marsha Songcome
Yvette/Patpong Street Worker/
Moulin Rouge Club Dancer/Ensemble
Eloisa Amalia Tan
Male SwingGavin Tsang
Vietnamese Customer/Vietnamese Army Soldier/
Patpong Street Worker/Ensemble
Thao Vilayvong
Vietnamese Customer/Vietnamese Army Solider/
Ensemble
Amadeus Williams
Barman/Vietnamese Army Solider/
Ensemble
Gerald Zarcilla
Marine/EnsembleYuval Zoref
TamHeather Alcalde
TamChloe Caccam
TamIsabella Geronimo
TamOlivia Geronimo
TamSilveria Geronimo
TamLanna Poon
TamJames Preou
TamPaul Sarte
TamJordan Ting
Orchestra
ViolinJeremy Isaac
ViolinJulian Tear
ViolaReiad Chibah
CelloJulia Graham
Electric Bass/Double BassBeth Symmons
Flute/Piccolo/Ethnic FlutesSarah Manship
Oboe/Cor AnglaisDan Bates
Alto Sax/Clarinet/Flute/
Assistant Conductor
Steve Moss
HornJohn Davy
HornDAve Oxley
Trumpet/FlugelRussell Bennett
Trombone/Bass TromboneAdrian Hallowell
PercussionJames Gambold
PercussionBoby Ball
Keyboard 2/Assistant MDMark Bousie
Keyboard 1Marcus Tilt
Orchestral ManagementSylvia Addison
for Music Solutions

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UK Tour 2017
First performance, 1st July 2017, Leicester Curve
Wednesday 26th July - Saturday 23rd September 2017, Birmingham Hippodrome
Director: Laurence Connor. Tour Director: Jean-Pierre Van Der Spuy.
Musical Staging: Bob Avian. Additional Musical Staging: Geoffrey Garatt.
Production Designer: Totie Driver & Matt Kinley. Orchestrations: William David Brohn.
Costumes Designer: Andreane Neofitou. Sound Designer: Mick Potter.
Design Concept: Adrian Vaux. Lighting Designer: Bruno Poet.
Projections: Luke Halls. Tour Associate Sound Designer: Adam Fisher.
Tour Associate Set Designer: David Harris. Tour Associate Lighting Designer: Warren Letton.
Tour Musical Supervisor: Stephen Brooker. Tour Musical Director: James McKeon.
Tour Associate Musical Supervisor: Alfonso Casado Trigo. Tour Associate Choreographer: Benjamin Osborne.

July 2017/BH cast
CharacterPlayed By
The EngineerRed Concepcion
The Engineer (Alternate)
Officer Of the South Vietnamese Army/Assistant Commissar/ Vietnamese Army Soldier/Patpong Street Worker
Understudy Engineer (1st)
Christian Rey Marbella
KimSooha Kim
Kim (Alternate)Joreen Bautista
Gigi/Patpong Street Worker/Moulin Rouge Club DancerMarsha Songcome
Until 13th August
GigiNa-Young Jeon
From 14th August
Yvonne/Patpong Street Worker/Moulin Rouge Club DancerAmanda Lindgren
Mimi/Patpong Street Worker/Moulin Rouge Club Dancer
Understudy Kim (2nd), Gigi (1st)
Kristine Diaz
Fifi/Patpong Street Worker/Moulin Rouge Club Dancer
Understudy Gigi (2nd)
Ela Lisondra
Yvette/Patpong Street Worker/Moulin Rouge Club DancerThao Nguyen
Dominique/Patpong Street Worker/Moulin Rouge Club DancerKatherine Picar
Bar Girl
Understudy Kim
Aynrand Ferrer
Bar Girl/Patpong Street WorkerKamm Kunaree
Bar Worker/EllenZoe Doano
Bar Worker
Understudy Ellen (1st)
Emily Beth Harrington
JohnRyan O'Gorman
ChrisAshley Gilmour
MarineDavid Allwood
Marine
Understudy Chris (1st)
Vinny Coyle
MarineJack Heasman
Marine
Understudy Chris (2nd)
Tom Hier
Marine
Understudy John (2nd)
Barnaby Hughes
Marine/Schultz
Understudy John (1st)
Jay Marsh
MarineTom Mussell
MarineKiel Payton
MarineAmadeus Williams
Barman/Owner of the Moulin RougeDavid Kar-Hing Lee
Barman/Vietnamese Army Soldier/Patpong Street Worker
Understudy Thuy (1st)
Alistair So
BarmanVietnamese Army SoldierGerald Zarcilla
Vietnamese Customer/Vietnamese Army SoldierRandy Chien
Vietnamese Customer/Vietnamese Army Soldier/Patpong Street WorkerSeng Henk Goh
Vietnamese Customer/Vietnamese Army Soldier
Understudy Thuy (2nd)
Youngjoo Park
Vietnamese Customer/Vietnamese Army Soldier/Patpong Street Worker
Understudy Engineer (2nd)
Carl Jae-Suk Sohlberg
ThuyGerald Santos
TamOscar Zou
TamHenry Shi
TamAlice Wong
TamXi Chen
TamMia Nyugen
TamGerline Rosales
TamJade Corpuz
TamSophie Tan
Male SwingMichael James Eborall
Male SwingWinchester Lopez
Male SwingGavin Tsang
Female SwingSaori Oda
Female SwingEloisa Amalia Tan
Orchestra
ViolinDebs White
ViolaMatt Kettle
CelloYvonne Marie Parson
Electric Bass/Double BassSandy Suchodolski
Flute/Piccolo/Ethnic FlutesClare Bennett
Oboe/Cor AnglaisHuw Clement-Evans
Alto Sax/Clarinet/FluteJennie Joy Porton
HornDan Beer
HornKevin O'Hara
Trumpet/FlugelCai Isfryn
Trombone/Bass TromboneRoss Brennan
PercussionDaniel Bradley
PercussionJames Whycherley
Keyboard 2/Assistant MDMatthew J Loughran
Keyboard 1Irvin Duguid

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