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Come explore one of the most fascinating and emotion filled stories from the 20th Century-PEARL . This new, evocative and abstract dance show , celebrating the life of Pulitzer prize winning author Pearl S. Buck is directed and choreographed by Daniel Ezralow. PEARL features an amazing cast of 30 Chinese and American dancers including internationally acclaimed dancer Margie Gillis. Pearl's story, will be brought to life through the art of dance, highlighting the closing of the cultural divide…. "East meets West". The show will be told in five symbolic stages – Spring, River, Flower, Moon, Night – based on a famous poem written by Zhang Ruoxu about the passing of human existence, which is expressed by scenic representation in the poem. THE world premiere is produced by Angela Tang, Legend River Ent. Co. Ltd. Pearl premieres at the David H. Koch theater with a limited engagement of only four performances.

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