BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.3542@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20120211T000000Z DTEND:20120211T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<strong>THREE YEAR SWIM CLUB</strong>\nBy <strong>Lee Tonouchi< /strong>\nDirected and Choreographed by <strong>Keo Woolford</strong>\n<st rong>\nFebruary 9 - March 11\, 2012</strong>\n<strong></strong>\n<strong>T HREE YEAR SWIM CLUB</strong> is inspired by the true life story of Soichi Sakamoto\, who trained the youth of Maui to swim in the plantation irrigat ion ditches on their path to becoming Olympic champions. Set on the island of Maui in the 1930's\, this heartwarming play becomes transcendent as th e art of hula becomes the metaphor for competitive swimming.\n\n<em>Produc ed in association with Honolulu Theatre for Youth. The East West Players m ainstage production is sponsored in part by a grant fund from the National Endowment for the Arts.</em>\n\nCAST: (all from Hawaii)\n<strong>Jared As ato\n</strong><strong>Kelsey Chock\n</strong><strong>Kaliko Kauahi\n</stro ng><strong>Blake Kushi\n</strong><strong>Mapuana Makia\n</strong><strong>C hristopher Takemoto-Gentile</strong>\n\nSet and Projection Designer: Adam Flemming\nSound Designer: Dennis Yen\nLighting Designer: Jeremy Pivnick\nP roperty Master: Ken Takemoto\nCostume Designer: Ken Takemoto\nStage Manage r: Maya Rodgers\n\n<strong>Preview Performances: </strong>February 9 - 12\ , Thur - Sat at 8:00 pm and Sun at 2:00 pm\, $20 all seats\, $12 all seats with student ID.\n\n<strong>Opening Night: </strong>Feb 15\, $60 all seat s\, includes pre-show hosted bar &amp\; post-show reception with cast and crew.\n\n<strong>Performance Run: </strong>Wed - Thur at 8:00 pm $26 - 31\ , Fri - Sat at 8:00 pm\, and Sun at 2:00 pm $31 - $36.\n\n<strong>Pay-What -You-Can Performance:</strong> Thursday\, February 16 at 8pm. $5 suggested .\n\n<strong>Southern California Edison Community Night:</strong> Wednesda y\, February 22.\n\n<strong>Post-Show Discussion:</strong> Sunday\, Februa ry 26. A chat with the artists after the show.\n\n<strong>Student and Seni or Discounts:</strong> $5 off regular ticket price.\n\n<strong>Group Disco unts available:</strong> Call Tim Lounibos for details at (213) 625-7000 x 16 or email <a href="mailto:tlounibos@eastwestplayers.org"><span style="co lor: #0066cc\;">tlounibos@eastwestplayers.org</a>.\n\n<strong>Wine Down Fr idays:</strong> Complimentary glasses of red or white wine during the regu lar performance run. (Must be 21 years of age) SUMMARY:PLAY: "Three Year Swim Club" at East West Players URL:/en/events/2012/02/11/play-three-year-swim-club-at-east-west-players/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR