2016/2017 Season

Tiger Style!

Cheeky Humor

September 6 - October 2, 2016 | Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre

By Mike Lew | Directed by Jaime Castañeda

Star students and squabbling siblings Albert and Jennifer Chen used to represent the pinnacle of adolescent achievement. But when it comes to adulthood, they’re epic failures. Albert’s just been passed up for promotion and Jennifer’s been dumped by her loser boyfriend. So they do what any reasonable egghead brother and sister would do and go on an Asian Freedom Tour! Travelling from California to China, Tiger Style! embraces the inner slacker and the outer tiger parent in all of us.

Production Sponsors:

Lynn Gorguze & Scott Peters
Dowling and Yahnke

Photo credit: Maryann Hu, Raymond J. Lee and Jackie Chung in Tiger Style!, photo by Jim Carmody.

Cast & Creators
  • Jackie ChungJennifer Chen
  • Maryann HuTherapist/Mom/Cousin Chen/Matchmaker
  • Raymond J. LeeAlbert Chen
  • Nate MillerRuss the Bus/Reggie/Customs Guy
  • David ShihDad/Tzi Chuan/Melvin/General Tso
  • Lauren HelpernScenic Designer
  • David Israel ReynosoCostume Designer
  • Anthony JannuzziLighting Designer
  • Mikhail FikselSound Designer
  • Shammy DeeDJ
  • Shirley FishmanDramaturg
  • Telsey + CompanyCasting
  • Jennifer KozumplikStage Manager
  • Laura ZingleAssistant Stage Manager
  • Jacole KitchenAssistant Director
  • Brandon RosenAssistant Lighting Designer
  • Desiree Hatfield-BuckleyAssistant Costume Designer
  • Mextly AlmedaScenic Design Assistant
  • Jaymee NgernwichitCostume Design Assistant
  • Jacob BruceFight Consultant
  • Mandisa ReedStage Management Assistant
  • Matthew BantockStage Management Intern
Venue Info

Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre

The Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre is the third and newest of La Jolla Playhouse's theatres, the 6,500-square-foot Potiker theatre is the centerpiece of the first permanent year-round home for the Playhouse — the $17 million Joan and Irwin Jacobs Center.

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