The Chinese Question: The Tacoma Method
by Alana Fineman, John Levi III, and Samantha Chung

Based on the Tacoma Method tragedy of 1885

Tacoma, WA - Court House Square (World Premiere), November 2017

director
chevi chung

choreographer
alana fineman

music director
marcel ec augustin

wardrobe consultant
ricky german

lighting designer
chad carpenter

resident photographer
kenya shakoor

graphic designer
jeff soifer

cast
yiying zhou (erhu player), marcel ec augustin (solomon), john levi III (charles), laurice roberts (nettie craig asberry), tim hoban (mr. lawson/fire chief/judge wickersham),virginia yanoff (mrs. lawson/mrs. young)
joseph grant (mayor weisbach), percy lam (lum may),richard lee (tin luk/fred bee), jillian mae lee (lily)
susan kaeka (mrs. lum may), everett mccracken (rev. mcfarland), charlie stevens (young weisbach/news reporter/mr. bulger), claire garcia (mrs. mcfarland), alana fineman (typist/squire/servant)