Canadian actor and director Jovanni Sy takes on the role of Mr Miyagi in The Karate Kid musical, now playing in St Louis, Missouri. He tells the Post how the stage production differs from the film.
Canadian actor and director Jovanni Sy takes on the role of Mr Miyagi in The Karate Kid musical, now playing in St Louis, Missouri. He tells the Post how the stage production differs from the film.

The Karate Kid musical’s Mr Miyagi on Asian representation, how it’s ‘not a movie being staged’, and stepping into Pat Morita’s shoes

  • Broadway beckons for The Karate Kid musical, which debuted this month in St Louis in the US state of Missouri. It’s no surprise to Mr Miyagi actor Jovanni Sy
  • He reveals how the stage production differs from the 1984 film, how he takes on such an iconic role and why the movie affected Asian representation in Hollywood

Canadian actor and director Jovanni Sy takes on the role of Mr Miyagi in The Karate Kid musical, now playing in St Louis, Missouri. He tells the Post how the stage production differs from the film.
Canadian actor and director Jovanni Sy takes on the role of Mr Miyagi in The Karate Kid musical, now playing in St Louis, Missouri. He tells the Post how the stage production differs from the film.
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