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The Great Leap
Design Credit: Paul Stroili, TouchStone Graphic Design
Farmers Alley Theatre presents The Great Leap by Lauren Yee, a kinetic, darkly comic sports drama set in San Francisco and Beijing in 1989.
1989. An American college basketball team travels from San Francisco to Beijing for a “friendship game” against a Chinese squad.
Far from friendly, the matchup quickly becomes a high-stakes battle, as the American coach fights for his reputation and his Chinese counterpart fights for his life. Both countries try to tease out the politics behind this newly popular sport.
Cultures clash as the Chinese coach tries to pick up moves from the Americans, and Chinese-American player Manford, spies ... view more »
Special Preview Performance (1/26/23): $25
Student Tickets $15 All Performances
Contact: (269) 343-2727
221 Farmers Alley, Kalamazoo, MI 49007