Face Value (1993). Comedy. Written by David Henry Hwang
. Music by David Henry Hwang. Lyrics by David Henry Hwang. Dance music by Mark Hummel. Music orchestrated by Michael Starobin. Musical Direction by Christopher Chadman
. Directed by Jerry Zaks
. Cort Theatre: [Never officially opened] (8 previews that began on 9 Mar 1993)...
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[on his screen play for 'Chinglish'] There are just so many fundamental misunderstandings about our two cultures. About ideas that Americans tend to think of as intrinsic, like the role of love in long-term marriages. We don't have a term in English for 'qingyi' [a notably long marital partnership]...
His play, "Chinglish", at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois was awarded the 2011 Equity Joseph Jefferson
Award for New Work of a Play.