Photo Flash: 'The Joy Luck Club' Opens Nov.7

Pan Asian Repertory Theatre launched their 31st season with a new production of The Joy Luck Club, a play by Susan Kim adapted from the acclaimed novel by Amy Tan.  With direction and musical staging by Pan Asian Rep's Artistic Director, Tisa Chang, The Joy Luck Club runs through November 25 at the Julia Miles Theatre (424 W. 55th Street between 9th & 10th Aves).  Opening night is Wednesday, November 7 at 7PM.

"Set in San Francisco in the 80's, The Joy Luck Club follows four Mahjong playing mothers from different provinces in China and their relationships with their American born daughters. This re-envisioning captures the historical sweep and operatic grandeur of feudal China and the dynamic pulse of modern America," explain press notes.

Show times are Tuesday – Saturday at 7:30PM with matinees on Sunday at 3PM. Tickets are $50. Senior tickets are $35. Student tickets are $20. For tickets, call (212) 239-6200. Discounted rates available for groups of 15 or more are available by calling 212-868-4030.

School matinees are available for booking on Tuesday, November 6 and Tuesday, November 13 at 11AM For bookings or more information, call (212) 868-4030.

Thanksgiving Week schedule: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday at 7:30PM with matinees on Saturday and Sunday at 3PM.

Photos by Corky Lee

Sacha Iskra and Roseanne Ma

Han Nah Kim and Tom Matsusaka

Han Nah Kim with Joy Luck ensemble

Tina Chilip and Virginia Wing

Virginia Wing

Roseanne Ma and Wai Ching Ho

The cast of The Joy Luck Club celebrates the "Moon Festival"

Han Nah Kim and Dian Kobayashi

Wai Ching Ho and Kathleen Kwan

Wai Ching Ho

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