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Noise Now – The Dance and the Railroad


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A Noise WithinsNoise Nowcommunity engagement series partners with
Artists at Play
to present The Dance and The Railroadby David Henry Hwang


A Noise Within’s “Noise Now” community engagement series partners with Artists at Play to present a workshop production of The Dance and The Railroad. a haunting and powerfully affecting work by David Henry Hwang. Set in 1867, two Chinese artists and their fellow railroad workers stage a strike to protest the inhuman conditions suffered by the Chinese laborers in the American West.

• Written by David Henry Hwang
• Directed by Katherine Chou
• Presented by A Noise Within and Artists at Play

Friday, May 19 at 8 p.m.

Saturday, May 20 at 8 p.m.
Sunday, May 21 at 2 p.m.
Monday, May 22 at 7 p.m.

A Noise Within
3352 E Foothill Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91107

Pay What You Choose with price options at $20, $30, $50.

(Higher-priced ticket options help support Artists at Play and A Noise Within’s Noise Now program.)

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Artists at Play is a Los Angeles based theater-producing collective dedicated to programming that explores the Asian American experience. Since 2011, they have produced theater that demonstrates the humanity and complexity of their diverse communities. They provide a platform for meaningful representation through employment opportunities, inclusive programming, advocacy, and administrative and artistic resources.

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