Theatreworks Silicon Valley, New Works Fest
THE FOUR IMMIGRANTS: AN AMERICAN MUSICAL MANGA
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Min Kahng
Based on Manga Yonin Shosei by Henry Yoshitaka Kiyama
Translated as The Four Immigrants by Frederik L. Schodt
Directed by Leslie Martinson
In a comic musical drawn from one of the first graphic novels ever created, four endearing Japanese immigrants discover turn-of-the-twentieth-century America as a world of both possibility and prejudice. Can they succeed with limited options in the land of opportunity?
8/14 @ 7:30pm • 8/18 @ 8pm • 8/20 @ 8pm