Theatre - Pacific Overtures

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In 1853 Japan opened up trade relations with the U.S changing the country forever. "Pacific Overtures" is the euphemism used by Commodore Matthew Perry to describe the trading. This westernization of Japan in the late 1800's is explored through the Japanese perspective.

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Director: Amon Miyamoto
Based On: -
Dates and Locations:

Broadway production at Studio 54 closed on January 30, 2005


B.D Wong Reciter
Michael K. Lee Kayama
Paolo Montalban Manjiro

Creative Team

Music Stephen Sondheim
Lyrics Stephen Sondheim
Book John Weidman
Set Design Rumi Matsui

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