East West Players Presents the World Premiere of TEA, WITH MUSIC
Time for TEA, WITH MUSIC: A Talk with Velina Hasu Houston and Jon Lawrence Rivera

East West Players Presents With Generous Support from the
S. Mark Taper Foundation Endowment for East West Players
Book and Lyrics by Velina Hasu Houston
Composed by Nathan Wang
Directed by Jon Lawrence Rivera
Choreographed by Giovanni Ortega

NOW PLAYING – December 9, 2012

TEA, WITH MUSIC is about a group of Japanese war brides from World War II, now living in Kansas, who gather for a farewell tea ceremony for one of their friends who has mysteriously passed away. In honor of the 25th Anniversary of the seminal play TEA by critically-acclaimed playwright Velina Hasu Houston, East West Players dares to present this story as a new musical.

Joan Almedilla, Tiffany-Marie Austin, Yumi Iwama, Jennie Kwan, and Janet Song.

In community sponsorship with Japanese American Cultural and Community Center and USC Center for Japanese Religions and Culture.

Performance Run:
Wed-Thurs at 8pm Balcony $31/Orchestra $36
Fri-Sat at 8pm Balcony $36/Orchestra $41
Sun at 2pm Balcony $36/Orchestra $41
*$4 per ticket handling fee on all regular ticket purchases.

Student and Senior Discounts $5 off regular ticket price.
Special Group Rates available for ten (10) or more. Call (213) 625-7000 x 20 for details.

Pay-What-You-Can Performances Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 8pm.
Post Show Discussion (A chat with the artists after the show) Sunday, November 25 and Sunday, December 2, 2012.
Southern California Edison Community Night Wednesday, November 28, 2012.
Wine Down Fridays Complimentary glasses of red or white wine before the Friday evening show, during the regular performance run. (Must be 21+ years of age.)

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