"Three Year Swim Club" at East West Players: FAMILY FUN DAY!

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Performing Arts

Aug 20124
2:00p.m.

East West Players
120 Judge John Aiso St.
Los Angeles, California, 90012
United States


http://eastwestplayers.org/special_events/summerseries.htm

"Critic's Choice!" - L.A. Times

"...well told, with affectionate, lively characterizations, gentle humor, and fresh ingredients." - L.A. Times

"Lively and full of personality, this one is well worth seeing." - Rafu Shimpo

THREE YEAR SWIM CLUB
By Lee Tonouchi
Directed and Choreographed by Keo Woolford

LIMITED FOUR-WEEK ENGAGEMENT:
July 27- August 19, 2012

THREE YEAR SWIM CLUB is inspired by the true life story of Soichi Sakamoto, who trained the youth of Maui to swim in the plantation irrigation ditches on their path to becoming Olympic champions. Set on the island of Maui in the 1930's, this heartwarming play becomes transcendent as the art of hula becomes the metaphor for competitive swimming.

Produced in association with Hawaiian Inter-Club Council of Southern California and Honolulu Theatre for Youth.

FEATURING THE ORIGINAL CAST: (all from Hawaii)
Jared Asato
Kelsey Chock
Kaliko Kauahi
Blake Kushi
Mapuana Makia
Christopher Takemoto-Gentile

Set and Projection Designer: Adam Flemming
Sound Designer: Dennis Yen
Lighting Designer: Jeremy Pivnick
Property Master: Ken Takemoto
Costume Designer: Ken Takemoto
Stage Manager: Maya Rodgers

Regular Priced Tickets:
Fridays and Saturdays at 2:00 pm: Orchestra $31/Balcony $26

Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 pm; Sundays at 2:00 pm: Orchestra $36/Balcony $31

*$4 per ticket handling fee on all regular ticket purchases

Student & Senior Discounts: $5 off regular ticket price

Group Rates Available:
10 - 19 Patrons Per Group -- save $9 per ticket!
20 - 49 Patrons Per Group -- save $12 per ticket!*
50 - 199 Patrons Per Group -- save $15 per ticket!**

*$4 per ticket handling fee is waived ~ $5 transaction fee applies
**All fees are waived

For more information regarding group rates, contact Alison De La Cruz at (213) 625-7000 x 30 or adelacruz@eastwestplayers.org

Wine Down Fridays:
Complimentary glasses of red or white wine during the 8:00 pm performances only (Must be 21+ years of age).

SAVE THE DATES:
August 4, 2012 at 3:30 - 7:30 pm: Family Fun Day -- Enjoy summer refreshments and activities for the whole family!
For both 2:00 pm and 8:00 pm performances, purchase an adult ticket and get one free child ticket (17 and under). Each additional child ticket $10. Recommended for children 7 and up. Please call Box Office at (213) 625-7000 x 20 to order tickets.

August 17, 2012: Hawaiian Inter-Club Council of Southern California Day.

 

Kagemusha . Last modified Aug 03 2012 9:54 a.m.


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