BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.4453@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20131120T000000Z DTEND:20131208T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<strong>WORLD PREMIERE\n JAPAN SOCIETY COMMISSION\n <span /> </ strong>\n\nGet a rare look behind the scenes of Japan Society&rsquo\;s lan dmarked building in <em>Our Planet</em> \, our newly-commissioned theater production that whisks the audience through offices\, gallery rooms\, hi dden stairwells and backstage areas<em>. </em> Directed by <strong>Alec Du ffy</strong> \, founder of the OBIE Award-winning company <a href="http:// hoipolloiworld.tumblr.com/" target="_blank">Hoi Polloi</a> \, this acclaim ed play by young theater phenom <strong>Yukio Shiba</strong> juxtaposes th e everyday life of an ordinary family with the galactic events of the ear th&rsquo\;s birth and death. Duffy&rsquo\;s team includes OBIE-winning sc enic designer <strong>Mimi Lien</strong> \, costume designer <strong>Becky Lasky</strong> \, lighting designer <strong>Jiyoun Chang</strong> \, comp oser and sound designer <strong>Tei Blow</strong> \, Japanese motion graph ics master <strong>Nobuyuki Hanabusa</strong> and actors <strong>Julian Ro zzell\, Jr. </strong> and <strong>Jenny Seastone Stern</strong> .<em> Perf ormed in English.\n </em> \n Running time: 90 minutes\n Limit 30 pp per pe rformance\n\n<strong>This is a non-seated\, standing and walking performan ce experience. No late entry.</strong>\n\nSee the <a href="http://www.japa nsociety.org/event/our-planet">Japan Society Website</a> for showtimes.\n\ n<strong>-Tickets for November 20 preview only: </strong> \n $20/$14 Japan Society members \n \n <a href="https://tickets.japansociety.org/public/lo ader.asp?target=show.asp?shcode=120"><span /> </a> \n &nbsp\;\n \n <strong >-Tickets for all other shows from </strong> <strong></strong><strong>Nove mber 21</strong> <strong></strong><strong></strong><strong></strong><stron g>&ndash\;December 8</strong> : \n $28/$22 Japan Society members \n \n <a href="https://tickets.japansociety.org/public/loader.asp?target=show.as p?shcode=107"><span />\n</a>\n<span style="color: #ed1c24\;">Please note: The Thursday\, December 5 performance is SOLD OUT. \n \n Buy tickets onli ne or call the Japan Society Box Office at (212) 715-1258\, Mon. - Fri. 11 am - 6 pm\, Weekends 11 am - 5 pm. \n \n Purchase tickets to all four the ater events and save $15! <a href="http://www.staging.japansociety.01.thir dwaveweb.com/resources/legacy/event/uploaded/documents/13_14_pa_order_form .pdf">Click here</a> to download the Subscription and Package form (discou nt not available online). SUMMARY:Japan Society: Alec Duffy's "Our Planet" URL:/en/events/2013/11/20/japan-society-alec-duffys-our-planet/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR