About the Show/Event
Information for The King of Hell's Palace at Hampstead Theatre, Inner London (Play). Henan Province, 1992. China is laying the foundations for global wealth and power - business is booming. Yin-Yin, a young Ministry of Health official, finds herself recruited into a new and unusual trade that boasts infinite stock and infinite demand. But amidst the hype and the soaring profits, she rapidly uncovers an unimaginable secret that will test to the limit her loyalties to her profession, to her family and to her country... Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig's blazing new thriller is based on the true story of a whistleblowing heroine and her extraordinary mission to expose a cover-up of epic proportions. World Premiere.
Performers Christopher Goh (Shen/Han Han), Togo Igawa (Old Yang/Minister Li), Vincent Lai (Wen/Johnny), Kok-Hwa Lie (Kuan/Wag Wei), Millicent Wong (Jasmine/Pei-Pei).
Author Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig. Producer Hampstead Theatre. Director Michael Boyd. Design Tom Piper. Lighting Colin Grenfell. Music Nicola Chang. Sound Nicola Chang. Director Mingyu Lin (assistant). Director Ginny Schiller (CDG - casting director).