Mitch's Hawaiian Friend
Eddie Chu / Cappy Pahoa / Nahashi / ...
Indians (1969). Written by Arthur Kopit
. Music by Richard Peaslee. Choreographed by Julie Arenal. Directed by Gene Frankel
. Brooks Atkinson Theatre: 13 Oct 1969- 3 Jan 1970 (96 performances + 16 previews). Cast: Stacy Keach
(as "Buffalo Bill"), Manu Tupou
(as "Sitting Bull") [Broadway debut], Tom Aldredge (as "Senator Logan"),
Manu Topou | Manu Topu
Did You Know?
Landed his first role in the early 1960s. Manu was in New York on his way to attend college at Oxford, England. During the layover, he read of an audition for the part of a Hawaiian prince in the movie Hawaii
(1966). He got the part.