Pacific Overtures

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About This Show

In this groundbreaking musical by Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman, Commodore Matthew Perry sails to Japan in 1853 on a U.S. mission to open up trade relations at any cost. Pacific Overtures tells the tale of a samurai and a fisherman who are caught up in the westernization of the East.

George Takei stars, with Karl Josef Co, Marc delaCruz, Steven Eng, Megan Masako Haley, Ann Harada, Kimberly Immanuel, Austin Ku, Kelvin Moon Loh, Orville Mendoza, Marc Oka, and Thom Sesma also in the cast. John Doyle directs.

Show Details

Dates: First Preview: April 6, 2017 Opening Night: May 4, 2017 Final Performance: June 18, 2017
Location: Classic Stage Company, New York City

136 E 13th St,

New York,


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Theatermania Review

| | May 4, 2017
George Takei stars in a revival of this Sondheim-Weidman musical about the emergence of Japan onto the global stage.

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