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UCI Drama presents Chess
Music by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus; Lyrics by Tim Rice
Directed by Robin Buck
Music Direction by Daniel Gary Busby
November 11 – 18, 2017
Irvine Barclay Theatre*
This iconic 80s musical develops the ancient game of chess into a metaphor for political and romantic intrigue. The loutish American Grandmaster, the earnest Russian Champion, the Hungarian-American chess second, and the discarded wife all vie for attention and dominance. Think Trump-Putin and their minions in aView more
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Ticketholders: Please join us for a post-performance TalkBack with the creative team and cast on Sunday, November 12.
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