Once Upon a (Korean) Time

Name: Ellen Stewart Theatre
Address: 66 East 4th Street, New York, NY 10003
Production Information
First performance date: August 23, 2022
Opening date: August 31, 2022
Closing date: September 18, 2022
External Links: Official Website

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Production Description
Once Upon a (Korean) Time mixes traditional Korean fables with the horrors of the Korean War. As the characters move through time, the story traces the legacies of trauma that are passed from one generation to the next, and the various coping mechanisms that are used to soldier on.
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Ma-Yi Theater Company Producer
Daniel K. Isaac Playwright
Ralph B. Peña Director
Clinton Sherwood Assistant Director
Se Oh Set Designer
Phuong Nguyen Costume Designer
Oliver Wason Lighting Designer
Fabian Obispo Sound Designer
Yee Eun Nam Projection Designer
Skyler Glaser Assistant Costume Designer
Steven Johnson Assistant Lighting Designer
Rebecca Satzberg Associate Sound Designer
Elizabeth Barrett Assistant Projection Designer
AK Howard Production Stage Manager
Kai Liebenstein Assistant Stage Manager
Intuitive Production Management Production Manager
Alexander Wylie Prop Master

Actor Role
Sonnie Brown Storyteller Sonnie
Sasha Diamond Storyteller Sasha
David Huynh Storyteller David Lee
Teresa Avia Lim Storyteller Teresa
Jon Norman Schneider Storyteller Jon
David Shih Storyteller David
Jillian Sun Storyteller Jillian
Daniel K. Isaac N/A UNDERSTUDY
Award Person / Company Function
1 NOMINATED 2023 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Projection Design Yee Eun Nam Projection Designer
2 NOMINATED 2023 Hewes Design Award, Sound Design Fabian Obispo Sound Designer