Produced by Pan Asian Repertory TheatreSYNOPSIS: The Emperor’s Nightingale
is an adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen’s story The Nightingale
, set in 18th-century China, and brings to light the youthful exploits of the future Emperor Qianlong. He befriends a magical bird who helps him learn what he must do to be King. The play employs traditional Chinese lion dance, puppetry, and a pair of tigers and pandas to tell this fun, thrilling tale.
Directed by Chongren Fan
Starring Leanne Cabrera, Ya Han Chang, Dinh James Doan, Jonathan Frye, Brian Kim, and Roger Yeh
Show Times: Friday @7:30pm, Saturday @2:30pm and 7:30pm, Sunday @2:30pm
Tickets from $32.25panasianrep.org