East Meets West

Pacific Overtures is one of Sondheim’s most ambitious and rarely produced musicals which tells the story of how Japan, after 250 years of stability and isolation, reckons with an American expedition intent on opening the floating kingdom to diplomacy and trade. Click the links below to learn more about the historical context, artist depictions, videos and more.

Pacific Overtures runs March 7 – April 9, 2023.

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