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Don’t Miss Soft Power at the Ahmanson Theater
May 3, 2018 - May 27, 2018$49
Soft Power, a contemporary comedy explodes into a musical fantasia in the first collaboration between two of America’s great theatre artists: Tony Award® winners David Henry Hwang (M. Butterfly, Flower Drum Song) and Jeanine Tesori (Fun Home). Soft Power rewinds our recent political history and plays it back through a Chinese lens: a future, beloved East-meets-West musical.
A Chinese executive visiting America finds himself falling in love with a good-hearted U.S. leader, as the power balance between their two countries shifts following the 2016 election. As original as it is topical, Soft Power overflows with the romance, laughter, and cultural confusions of the golden age of Broadway. Hwang and Tesori have created one of the most eagerly anticipated new works of the year.
Produced in association with East West Players
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Restrictions: For all performances through May 27 (excluding May 16), purchase $49 Price Level B seats or receive 10% off other seats (excluding Premium). This offer is only available online. Not valid on previously purchased tickets or combined with other offers. Handling fees may apply. Subject to availability.