Chinglish---South Coast Rep.
Date: February 20, 2013
A new play by David Hwang---1/25 to 2/24, 2013
Daniel’s sign-making company is in trouble, but he has a great idea: score a fat contract in China, where signs for English-speaking tourists are mangled by hilarious mis-translations. But he forgets the first rule: always bring your own translator because business deals involve much more than wining and dining. And when Daniel falls in love with a beautiful bureaucrat, even feelings take on different meanings. The repartee is fast and funny, and the timing is spot-on in this East-West comedy that embraces both sides of the cultural divide.
Previews: January 25 –31, 2013
Opening Night: February 1, 2013
Regular Performances: February 2-24, 2013
Recommendation: This play contains adult language and situations.
Running Time: Approximately two hours with one intermission.
South Coast Repertory
655 Town Center Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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