Pacific Overtures at Classic Stage Company
Classic Stage Companyhttp://www.classicstage.org/season/
136 East 13th Street, New York, NY 10003
In 1853, Commodore Matthew Perry sailed to Japan on a U.S. mission to open trade relations at any cost. Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman‘s remarkable musical tells the tale of a samurai and a fisherman who are caught up in the westernization of the East.
Music and Lyrics by STEPHEN SONDHEIM
Book by JOHN WEIDMAN
Directed by JOHN DOYLE
With GEORGE TAKEI