Empire of the Son
Approximate running time: 1 hour and 25 minutes
1440 West 12th Avenue
Vancouver BC V6H 1M8
EMPIRE OF THE SON by Tetsuro Shigematsu
Sept 29 - Oct 21, 2023
Radio broadcaster Tetsuro Shigematsu wants to know his reserved, ailing father. As Tetsuro pieces Akira’s story together, three generations of crossed radio wires ripple out into a transcontinental tale of familial love, grief, and joy. Experience this Canadian storytelling classic, reimagined for the PT stage after nearly a decade of international touring.