David Henry Hwang

Plays by David Henry Hwang

audio M. Butterfly

LA Theatre Works
Type: Audio

John Lithgow and B. D. Wong recreate their original roles from the Tony Award-winning production of M. Butterfly. Inspired by an actual espionage scandal, a French diplomat discovers the startling truth about his Chinese mistress.

An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance starring John Lithgow and B.D. Wong alongside Margaret Cho, David Dukes, Joanna Frank, Arye Gross and Kathryn Layng.

Featuring: Margaret Cho, David Dukes, Joanna Frank, Arye Gross, Kathryn Layng, John Lithgow, B.D. Wong

Winner of Drama Desk, Tony, Outer Critics Circle and John Gassner awards, and a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, David Henry Hywang's M. Butterfly is probably his best-known play, running in various award-winning productions in London and Broadway. As well as over twenty plays, he has written award-winning musicals, librettos and screenplays, working with musicians and composers such as Phil Collins and Philip Glass. His plays are distinctive in their explorations of Chinese-American cultures and identities.