THE PAPER DREAMS OF HARRY CHINBy Jessica HuangDirected by Jeffrey LoPLAY DETAILSDuring the Chinese Exclusion Act, Harry Chin, a Chinese national, entered the U.S. by buying forged documentation. Like other Paper Sons, Harry lived the rest of his life keeping secrets even from his daughter. Told through the eyes of a middle-aged Chin, 'The Paper Dreams of Harry Chin' reveals the complicated loves and regrets of this Chinese immigrant. Through dreamlike leaps of time and space and with the powerful assistance of ghosts, the story of the Chin family reveals the personal and political repercussions of making group of people illegal.
News About 'The Paper Dreams of Harry Chin' by Jessica Huang at San Francisco Playhouse
San Francisco Playhouse Announces Casting For THE PAPER DREAMS OF HARRY CHIN
March 30, 2022
San Francisco Playhouse has announced casting for The Paper Dreams of Harry Chin by Jessica Huang. The play will run on the San Francisco Playhouse Mainstage from May 4 through June 18, 2022. Jeffrey Lo will direct.
San Francisco Playhouse Announces 2021/22 Season
July 12, 2021
San Francisco Playhouse announced today the six plays that will comprise its 2021/22 Season. In announcing their first full in-person season since the COVID-19 pandemic shut down production in March 2020, the company reasserted its commitment to producing bold, challenging, and uplifting plays and musicals for the Bay Area community.