Part of FringeNYC: She wrote the world's first novel and it's, like, kind of a big deal. After 1000 years, she's finally ready to talk about breaking barriers, traveling through time, and defining her own cultural legacy. Maybe. More…
Categories: Drama, Comedy, Local. From Co-produced by Rachel Christiansen and The Brewing Dept.. Written by Julia Izumi. Directed by Ann Noling.
See it if You want to see a clever, universal story about the Japanese woman who wrote the world's first novel.
Don't see it if You prefer a show with no interaction with the audience.
See it if you want to laugh and have your ideology on western culture challenged in a quirky, insightful way.
Don't see it if you don't want to be challenged.
See it if you like a bit of magical realism in your life, and enjoy plays that explore great figures in history with some imagination.
Don't see it if you like a plot-driven show, prefer spectacle, or find plays that play with figures from history to be too "weird", "quirky" or distracting.
See it if you want a funny and surprisingly moving play with an original take on the theme of forgotten history. Also the team has real lady power!
Don't see it if you hate books (or maybe this will get you interested in them?).