Mr. Yunioshi (Soho Playhouse)
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Mr. Yunioshi (Soho Playhouse)
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Mr. Yunioshi (Soho Playhouse) NYC Reviews and Tickets

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Relevant, Thought-provoking, Clever, Funny, Entertaining

About the Show

J. Elijah Cho explores yellowface in Hollywood films in his award-winning solo show.

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741 Reviews | 121 Followers
89
Engaging, Thought-provoking, Educational, Hilarious, Ambitious

See it if great comic timing to make significant political & social commentary excites you. Cho has done his research to make his points with clarity

Don't see it if you have difficulty accepting that jocularity & social awareness can coexist peacefully in a one hour performance.

346 Reviews | 86 Followers
75
Thought-provoking, Resonant, Relevant, Intelligent, Funny

See it if You enjoy plays that are funny, have heart, and an important message.

Don't see it if You dislike one-person-shows that have the feel of a stand-up comedy performance. Read more

113 Reviews | 46 Followers
84
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Entertaining, Clever, Absorbing

See it if Told with compassion & humor the one-man show deals with Mickey Rooney's role in Breakfast at Tiffany's and Asian stereotypes in Hollywood.

Don't see it if Unfortunately, the show's run is ending tonight. Keep an eye out for future runs. Worth seeing.

80 Reviews | 12 Followers
92
Excellent acting, funny and thought-prvoking

See it if you saw Breakfast at Tiffany's and were dismayed by the racist portrayal of someone Japanese by Mickey Rooney.

Don't see it if you cannot get to the theater between 5/25/22 and 5/29/22....otherwise run, run, run to see it. It is well worth seeing. Read more

53 Reviews | 7 Followers
80
Worthy topic of a show, Charming, Relevant

See it if You want to see a show that has a message to say that is not preachy. You have seen Breakfast at Tiffany’s. Very charming 1 hour show.

Don't see it if You are not into one man shows.

40 Reviews | 9 Followers
85
Delightful, Quirky, Funny, Entertaining, Clever

See it if you've heard about Breakfast at Tiffany's and how the insensitive portrayal of this character has impacted American Movie History.

Don't see it if references to race and racial inequality are too much for you

38 Reviews | 0 Followers
84
Clever

See it if you would like to support an Asian performer who has put on a somewhat nice show

Don't see it if you don't care much about Hollywood's history of anti-Asian racism and stereotypes

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