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Francis Jue

 
Date of Birth: September 29, 1963 (58)

Birth Place: San Francisco, CA, USA

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
2021
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Signature Theatre Company New York Premiere, 2020
Duch
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater New York Premiere, 2019
DHH
  [Los Angeles]
World Premiere Los Angeles Production, 2018
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
The Public Theater New York Premiere, 2018
Father
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway, 2015
Old Lao / Gao Chen / Mr. Destiny
  [Off-Broadway]
Signature Theatre Company Production, 2014
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Public LAB Production, 2011
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Miss Forcible / Father / Other Miss Forcible / Winged Girl / Others
  [Off-Broadway]
2007
HYH and others
  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
St. Louis MUNY Production, 2006
The King
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2004
Dutch Admiral
Madam
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Bun Foo
Ching Ho (Understudy)
  [San Diego, CA (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2000
Bun Foo
Ching Ho (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
2000
First Lord
  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Player Queen/Osric
  [New York]
Workshop, 1999
Bun Foo
  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Antiochus's Daughter/Thaisa
  [New York]
Reading, 1996
Bun Foo
  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Ventidus
  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Oswald
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Oscar
  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Bush/Exton's Man/Corp
  [Broadway]
1988
Song Liling (Understudy) [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1984
Boy/Dutch Admiral/British Sailor
British Sailor
Dutch Admiral
Boy
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company Production, 1984
Geisha
British Sailor
Confucian
Dutch Admiral
Boy

Productions

 
[US Tour, 2003]
Choreographer

Photos

Karl Kanzler, Francis Jue, Tiffany Rachelle Stewart, Elena Hurst and Wesley T. Jones Photo

Karl Kanzler, Francis Jue, Tiffany Rachelle Stewart, Elena Hurst and Wesley T. Jones

From: 
Date:
05/02/2022
Joe Ngo, Abraham Kim, Courtney Reed, Francis Jue, Jane Lui, and Moses Villarama Photo

Joe Ngo, Abraham Kim, Courtney Reed, Francis Jue, Jane Lui, and Moses Villarama

From: 
Date:
02/12/2020

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
2021
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Signature Theatre Company New York Premiere, 2020
Duch

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater New York Premiere, 2019
DHH

  [Los Angeles]
World Premiere Los Angeles Production, 2018
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
The Public Theater New York Premiere, 2018
Father

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway, 2015
Old Lao / Gao Chen / Mr. Destiny

  [Off-Broadway]
Signature Theatre Company Production, 2014
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Public LAB Production, 2011
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Miss Forcible / Father / Other Miss Forcible / Winged Girl / Others

  [Off-Broadway]
2007
HYH and others

  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
St. Louis MUNY Production, 2006
The King

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2004
Dutch Admiral

Madam

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Bun Foo

Ching Ho (Understudy)

  [San Diego, CA (Regional)]
World Premiere, 2000
Bun Foo

Ching Ho (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
2000
First Lord

  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Player Queen/Osric

  [New York]
Workshop, 1999
Bun Foo

  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Antiochus's Daughter/Thaisa

  [New York]
Reading, 1996
Bun Foo

  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Ventidus

  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Oswald

  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Oscar

  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Bush/Exton's Man/Corp

  [Broadway]
1988
Song Liling (Understudy) [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Off-Broadway Revival, 1984
Boy/Dutch Admiral/British Sailor

British Sailor

Dutch Admiral

Boy

  [Off-Off-Broadway]
York Theatre Company Production, 1984
Geisha

British Sailor

Confucian

Dutch Admiral

Boy

Productions

Choreographer


Francis Jue Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Actor in a Play
Francis Jue, Cambodian Rock Band
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical Gold Star
Francis Jue, Soft Power
 
Obie Awards - 2008 - Performance Gold Star
Francis Jue, Yellow Face
 
The Lortels - 2008 - Outstanding Featured Actor Gold Star
Francis Jue, Yellow Face
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play
Francis Jue, Yellow Face

Francis Jue News

Eugene O'Neill Theater Center Announces Final Casting for the 2022 National Playwrights Conference
by Stephi Wild - Jul 5, 2022

The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center has announced the casts for the final two plays featured in the 2022 National Playwrights Conference: House of India by Deepak Kumar and Nightwatch by Max Yu.

San Francisco Opera Presents Bright Sheng and David Henry Hwang's DREAM OF THE RED CH Photo San Francisco Opera Presents Bright Sheng and David Henry Hwang's DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER, June 14‚Ä"July 3
by A.A. Cristi - May 19, 2022

San Francisco Opera presents Bright Sheng and David Henry Hwang's Dream of the Red Chamber from June 14‚ÄďJuly 3 at the War Memorial Opera House.

San Francisco Opera to Present Bright Sheng and David Henry Hwang's DREAM OF THE RED  Photo San Francisco Opera to Present Bright Sheng and David Henry Hwang's DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2022

¬†San Francisco Opera will present Bright Sheng and David Henry Hwang‚Äôs¬†Dream of the Red Chamber¬†from June 14‚ÄďJuly 3 at the War Memorial Opera House..

San Francisco Opera Livestreams Summer Season Performances Photo San Francisco Opera Livestreams Summer Season Performances
by Stephi Wild - May 19, 2022

San Francisco Opera announces livestreams of select performances from the 2022 Summer Season. Opera lovers around the world have the opportunity to livestream Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's Don Giovanni, Bright Sheng and David Henry Hwang's Dream of the Red Chamber and the Eun Sun Kim Conducts Verdi concert, featuring Nicole Car, Arturo Chacón-Cruz, Etienne Dupuis and Soloman Howard.

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 2, 2022

The 37th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway was presented on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at NYU Skirball.

KIMBERLY AKIMBO, ORATORIO FOR LIVING THINGS, and More Take Home 2022 Lucille Lortel A Photo KIMBERLY AKIMBO, ORATORIO FOR LIVING THINGS, and More Take Home 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards; Full List!
by Nicole Rosky - May 1, 2022

The 37th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway was presented on Sunday, May 1, 2022 and we have the full list of winners and nominees!

KIMBERLY AKIMBO & ORATORIO FOR LIVING THINGS Lead Nominations for 2022 Lucille Lortel Photo KIMBERLY AKIMBO & ORATORIO FOR LIVING THINGS Lead Nominations for 2022 Lucille Lortel Awards
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 7, 2022

Nominations for the 37th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway were announced today by theatre veterans Lilli Cooper and Lea DeLaria, stars of Broadway’s POTUS. With COVID safety in mind, rather than having one host and multiple presenters, this year the Awards will be handed out by a few Host/Presenter pairs on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at NYU Skirball beginning at 7:00pm EST. The Lucille Lortel Awards are produced by the Off-Broadway League and Lucille Lortel Theatre, with additional support provided by TDF.

BWW Interview: Paul Gordon And Robert Kelley of SENSE AND SENSIBILITY at TheatreWorks Photo BWW Interview: Paul Gordon And Robert Kelley of SENSE AND SENSIBILITY at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley Team Up to Bring Another Jane Austen Novel to Glorious Musical Life
by Jim Munson - Mar 4, 2022

BroadwayWorld talks to composer Paul Gordon and director Robert Kelley about their collaboration on a glorious new musical adaptation of Jane Austen's 'Sense and Sensibility' which runs live onstage at TheatreWorks in Palo Alto from March 9th to April 3rd.

Casting and More Announced for TODAY IS MY BIRTHDAY At Yale Rep Photo Casting and More Announced for TODAY IS MY BIRTHDAY At Yale Rep
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 21, 2022

Yale Repertory Theatre¬†opens its 2022 Season with¬†Today is My Birthday¬†by¬†Susan Soon He Stanton, directed by¬†Mina Morita. The critically-acclaimed comedy¬†about loneliness in the age of connectivity¬†will be performed January 28‚ÄďFebruary 19 at Yale Repertory Theatre.

Signature Theatre Announces One-Week Extension for TWILIGHT: LOS ANGELES, 1992 Photo Signature Theatre Announces One-Week Extension for TWILIGHT: LOS ANGELES, 1992
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 3, 2021

Signature Theatre has announced one-week extension for Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992, National Humanities Medal-recipient Anna Deavere Smith’s gathering of voices surrounding the 1992 L.A. civil unrest in a complex portrait of a city’s racial anguish.

Francis Jue Videos

VIDEO: Public Theater Artists Perform 'Ring of Keys' From FUN HOME VideoVIDEO: Public Theater Artists Perform 'Ring of Keys' From FUN HOME
by Stage Tube - Jun 9, 2020

Artists from the Public Theater have created a video performing 'Ring of Keys' from Fun Home in honor of pride month!

VIDEO: Listen to a Clip of 'Election Night' From SOFT POWER VideoVIDEO: Listen to a Clip of 'Election Night' From SOFT POWER
by Stage Tube - Apr 18, 2020

The Original Cast Recording for Soft Power is now available on all digital and streaming services! The album is based on the new musical's recent New York premiere production at The Public Theater.

VIDEO: Listen to a Clip of 'Happy Enough' from SOFT POWER VideoVIDEO: Listen to a Clip of 'Happy Enough' from SOFT POWER
by Stage Tube - Apr 17, 2020

The Original Cast Recording for Soft Power is now available on all digital and streaming services! Listen to a clip from the song 'Happy Enough' in the video below!

Cast Recording of Signature Theatre's CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND to Be Released May 8 VideoCast Recording of Signature Theatre's CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND to Be Released May 8
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 15, 2020

Signature Theatre today announced that the cast recording of its production of their acclaimed production of Lauren Yee's Cambodian Rock Band, featuring songs by Dengue Fever, will be released on May 8 by Yellow Sound Label. The album will be produced by Michael Croiter and Matthias Winter.

BWW TV: Director Chay Yew Discusses The Importance of CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND VideoBWW TV: Director Chay Yew Discusses The Importance of CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 16, 2020

Check out a pre-rehearsal address from director Chay Yew as Lauren Yee's acclaimed play prepares for its Broadway premiere!

VIDEO: Take a Look At The Musical Number 'Election Night' from The Public Theater's p VideoVIDEO: Take a Look At The Musical Number 'Election Night' from The Public Theater's production of SOFT POWER
by Stage Tube - Nov 5, 2019

Below is a link to a clip from the musical number a?oeElection Nighta?? from The Public Theater's production of SOFT POWER, with play and lyrics by Tony Award winner David Henry Hwang, music and additional lyrics by Tony Award winner Jeanine Tesori, choreography by Tony nominee Sam Pinkleton, and direction by Tony nominee Leigh Silverman. SOFT POWER will run through Sunday, November 17.

VIDEO: Get a First Look at Footage From SOFT POWER at the Public VideoVIDEO: Get a First Look at Footage From SOFT POWER at the Public
by Stage Tube - Oct 16, 2019

The Public Theater presents Soft Power, with play and lyrics by Tony Award winner David Henry Hwang, music and additional lyrics by Tony Award winner Jeanine Tesori, choreography by Tony nominee Sam Pinkleton, and is directed by Tony nominee Leigh Silverman. Get a first look at footage from the production!

VIDEO: See How Alyse Alan Louis Channels Hillary Clinton in the New Musical SOFT POWE VideoVIDEO: See How Alyse Alan Louis Channels Hillary Clinton in the New Musical SOFT POWER
by Stage Tube - Jun 1, 2018

Check out an in-depth with one of the stars of the new musical Soft Power. Alyse Alan Louis portrays former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in the new play with a musical. See what she does to become Hillary below!

VIDEO: SOFT POWER Opens at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles VideoVIDEO: SOFT POWER Opens at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles
by Stage Tube - May 18, 2018

The world premiere of 'Soft Power' by David Henry Hwang (play and lyrics) and Jeanine Tesori opened last night at the Ahmanson Theatre. Check out footage from the show's opening night below!

VIDEO: Meet the Creative Team of the New Musical SOFT POWER VideoVIDEO: Meet the Creative Team of the New Musical SOFT POWER
by Stage Tube - Apr 30, 2018

The upcoming world premiere of 'Soft Power' by David Henry Hwang (play and lyrics) and Jeanine Tesori (music and additional lyrics) will be produced by Center Theatre Group at the Ahmanson Theatre from May 3 through June 10, 2018. Directed by Leigh Silverman and choreographed by Sam Pinkleton, the opening of 'Soft Power' is set for May 16. Following its run at the Ahmanson, 'Soft Power' will play San Francisco's Curran from June 20 through July 8, 2018.


Francis Jue Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Francis Jue been in?
Francis Jue has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Francis Jue been in?
Francis Jue has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Francis Jue been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Cambodian Rock Band , Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Soft Power , Performance (Obie Awards) for Yellow Face Outstanding Featured Actor (The Lortels) for Yellow Face and Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Yellow Face .

What awards has Francis Jue won?
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Soft Power Performance (Obie Awards) for Yellow Faceand Outstanding Featured Actor (The Lortels) for Yellow Face.