Tea, With Music

Thursday, November 8, 2012, 8:00pm - Sunday, December 9, 2012, 4:00pm
David Henry Hwang Theater at the Union Center for the Arts 120 Judge John Aiso Street Los Angeles, CA 90012 Map and directions

"Tea, With Music" is about a group of Japanese war brides from World War II, now living in Kansas, who gather for a farewell tea ceremony for one of their friends who has mysteriously passed away.

In honor of the 25th Anniversary of the seminal play "TEA" by critically- acclaimed playwright Velina Hasu Houston, East West Players presents this story as a new world premiere musical.

Event Info

Book and lyrics by Velina Hasu Houston
Music by Nathan Wang
Directed by Jon Lawrence Rivera
Choreography by Giovanni Ortega
Featuring Joan Almedilla, Tiffany-Marie Austin, Yumi Iwama, Jennie Kwan, and Janet Song

Preview Performances November 8-11, $21 all seats, $16 with student ID.

Opening Night November 14, 2012, $65 all seats. Includes pre-show hosted bar & post show reception with the cast and crew.

Regular Performance Run November 15-December 9, 2012 Wednesdays-Saturdays 8pm; Sundays 2pm $31-41. No performance on Thanksgiving.

Pay-What-You-Can Night Wednesday, November 21, 2012.

Post-Show Discussion Sunday November 25, 2012. A chat with the artists after the show.

Student and Senior Discounts $5 off regular ticket price.

Group Discounts Available. Contact Alison De La Cruz at (213) 625-7000 x16

Wine Down Fridays Complimentary red or white wine for patrons during the regular performance run. (21+ only)

Southern California Edison Community Night November 28, 2012

About the sponsor:
As the nation's premier Asian American theatre organization, East West Players produces artistic works and educational programs that foster dialogue exploring Asian Pacific experiences.