Francis Jue

Personal Information
Yellow Face marked a happy return to the Public Theatre, where Francis also appeared in A Language of Their Own, The Winter’s Tale, Timon of Athens, King Lear, Hamlet, Richard II and Pericles. On Broadway, Francis originated the role of Bun Foo in Thoroughly Modern Millie, and appeared in Steven Sondheim and John Weidman’s Pacific Overtures and David Henry Hwang’s M. Butterfly. He has won awards for Cabaret (Best Actor, Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle), Pacific Overtures (Best Supporting Actor, Best Choreography, BATCC), Into the Woods (Best Supporting Actor, Best Choreography, BATCC), Red (Best Actor, Philly Award), The Illusion (Best Supporting Actor, Arizona Theatre Excellence Award) and Kiss of the Spiderwoman (Best Actor, Drama-Logue Award). Other favorite theatre credits include The King & I, Peter Pan, Amadeus, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, A Question of Mercy, Floyd Collins and No Foreigners Beyond This Point. TV appearances include “Law & Order: SVU “and “One Life to Live.” This summer, Francis will play the Engineer in Miss Saigon. Thanks, David, Leigh, Oskar and Randy.
 
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Credits

Actor
Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 Cambodian Rock Band Pershing Square Signature Center/ Irene Diamond Stage 02/24/2020 Duch
2 Soft Power Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Newman Theater 10/15/2019 DHH
3 Wild Goose Dreams Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Martinson Hall 11/14/2018 Father
4 The World of Extreme Happiness New York City Center/ Stage I 02/24/2015 Old Lao / Gao Chen / Mr. Destiny
5 Kung Fu Pershing Square Signature Center/ Irene Diamond Stage 02/24/2014 Hoi-Chuen
6 Love's Labor's Lost Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Anspacher Theater 10/31/2011 Sir Nathaniel / Marcade
7 Coraline Lucille Lortel Theatre 06/01/2009 Miss Forcible / Father / Other Miss Forcible / Winged Girl / Others
8 Yellow Face Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Martinson Hall 12/10/2007 HYH and others
9 The Winter's Tale Delacorte Theater 07/06/2000 First Lord
10 Hamlet Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Newman Theater 12/19/1999 Player Queen/Osric
11 Dream True: My Life with Vernon Dixon Vineyard Theatre 04/16/1999 N/A
12 Pericles Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Martinson Hall 10/13/1998 Antiochus's Daughter/Thaisa
13 Timon of Athens Delacorte Theater 08/06/1996 Ventidus
14 King Lear Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Anspacher Theater 01/09/1996 Oswald
15 A Language of Their Own Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Susan Stein Shiva Theater 04/04/1995 Oscar
16 The Tragedy of Richard II Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Anspacher Theater 03/15/1994 Bush/Exton's Man/Corp
17 Pacific Overtures Promenade Theatre 10/25/1984 Boy/Dutch Admiral/British Sailor

Choreographer
Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 The World of Extreme Happiness New York City Center/ Stage I 02/24/2015 Dance Captain
Awards
Award Production Function
1 NOMINATED 2020 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical Soft Power Actor
2 WON 2020 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Cambodian Rock Band Actor
3 NOMINATED 2020 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Actor in a Play Cambodian Rock Band Actor
4 NOMINATED 2020 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Actor in a Musical Soft Power Actor
5 WON 2020 Outer Critics Circle Award, Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Soft Power Actor
6 WON 2019 Obie Award, Performance Wild Goose Dreams Actor
7 WON 2008 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Featured Actor Yellow Face Actor
8 NOMINATED 2008 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding Actor in a Play Yellow Face Actor
9 NOMINATED 2008 Drama League Award, Distinguished Performance Yellow Face Actor
10 WON 2008 Obie Award, Performance Yellow Face Actor