Thrillpeddlers presents...

PEARLS OVER SHANGHAI

Original Musical by Link Martin (book / lyrics) & Scrumbly Koldewyn (music)

When
Event has passed (Thu Mar 20 - Sat May 31)
Cost
$30 - $35
Tags
Theater, Musicals, Gay, Gay Theater

Description

PEARLS OVER SHANGHAI
Original Musical by Link Martin (book / lyrics) & Scrumbly Koldewyn (music)
March 20 – May 31, 2014
Thurs., Fri. & Sat. - 8:00 pm
Previews March 20, 21 & 22 (Thurs. – Sat.)
– Opens Thurs. March 27, 2014 - 8:00 pm
The Hypnodrome - http://thrillpeddlers.com

"Pearls Over Shanghai, delivers more madcap invention in two hours
than most theater companies manage in an entire season...” - S.F. Weekly

Trailer: http://www.thrillpeddlers.com/press/SHOW/video.html

Thrillpeddlers is elated to announce a special engagement for their Spring 2014 season.
After an astounding record-breaking 22 month run, its award-winning production of
PEARLS OVER SHANGHAI, San Francisco’s Longest-Running Cockettes Musical Hit will once again be back on The Hypnodrome stage for a Fifth Anniversary Revival Production - playing March 20 – May 31, 2014. PEARLS OVER SHANGHAI unanimously received rave reviews from critics and audience alike. It’s a phenomenon that keeps on growing!
PEARLS OVER SHANGHAI plays Thurs., Fri. and Sat. at 8:00 pm. Previews March 20, 21 & 22 (Thurs. – Sat.) – 8:00 pm. Opens Thurs. March 27, 2014 - 8:00 pm (press weekend).
The Hypnodrome is located at 575 10th St., in SF 94103. (Bryant & Division Sts.) Tickets are $30 gen. admission or $35 for Front Row Seats, “Shock Boxes” and “Turkish Lounges”*** and are available at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/571738 or by calling 800/ 838- 3006.
For more info only - please call 415/ 377- 4202

PEARLS OVER SHANGHAI is a comic mock-operetta about white slavery, opium dens, and miscegenation set in the colorful world of 1937 Shanghai. Link Martin places his story at the crossroads of good and evil, his exotic “old sin town” is filled with singing sailors, humorous whores, foolish immortals, handmaidens and henchmen, all taking their places in streets teeming with a mix of foreign aristocrats, opium addicts, and gangland slave-trade czars.

Stage Director for PEARLS OVER SHANGHAI is Thrillpeddlers’ Russell Blackwood, and original Cockette and composer Scrumbly Koldewyn serves as Musical Director and accompanist. With a cast of over 20, costumes a-plenty, and a score of 24 original songs, this production is the most eye-popping and toe-tapping in the Hypnodrome’s history, with the scent of intoxicating perfume, poisonous flowers, opium, and sex oozing from every scene.

Three original Cockettes: Scrumbly Koldewyn, "Sweet Pam” Tent, and Rumi Missabu who were in the original production of PEARLS OVER SHANGHAI will perform in this production, bringing to life the whimsy and the madness that were the "all singing, all dancing, all cardboard” Cockettes.


WHAT: Thrillpeddlers present…The Fifth Anniversary Revival of
PEARLS OVER SHANGHAI

WHEN: March 20 – May 31, 2014
Thurs., Fri. & Sat. - 8:00 pm
Previews March 20, 21 & 22 (Thurs. – Sat.)
– Opens Thurs. March 27, 2014 - 8:00 pm

TIX: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/571738
or by calling 800/ 838- 3006
$30 Gen. Admission
$35 for Front Row Seats, “Shock Boxes” and “Turkish Lounges”

VENUE: The Hypnodrome - 575 10th St., in SF. 94103 (Bryant & Division Sts.)

WEB PAGE: http://thrillpeddlers.com

TRAILER: http://www.thrillpeddlers.com/press/SHOW/video.html

INFO: For more info only - please call 415/ 377- 4202

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Hypnodrome
575 10th Street
San Francisco, CA
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  1. Hypnodrome
    575 10th Street, San Francisco, CA