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A Delectable Comic Drama

tokyo fish story

By Kimber Lee
Directed by Kirsten Brandt

Lucie Stern Theatre

March 9—April 3, 2016

Northern California Premiere

Generations, gender, and tradition collide as a revered Sushi Master struggles to preserve ancient artistry in a society obsessed with change. In pursuit of perfection, Koji inspires his brilliant protégé of a son, intimidates a parade of young apprentices, and discovers that in today’s world, even a three-star chef has much to learn. Set in a legendary sushi restaurant, this warm-hearted comic drama was a highlight of TheatreWorks’ New Works Festival.
Contains mature language.

tokyo fish story runs approximately 90 minutes with no intermission.

"Captivating, thought-provoking theater."
StageSceneLA

Scenic Design by Wilson Chin
Costume Design by Alina Bokovikova
Lighting Design by Dawn Chiang
Sound Design by Jeff Mockus

THE CAST
Linden Tailor*
James Seol*
Francis Jue*
Arthur Keng*
Nicole Javier

*Member of Actors' Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.