Monkey

If you’re a fan of the Gorillaz like we are, this is a summer event you won’t want to miss. Beginning July 8th through the 28th, audiences will be transported into the enchanting, fantastical world of Monkey: Journey to the West in a vibrant musical retelling of the Chinese classic by Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett, creators of the wildly popular supergroup Gorillaz. Equal parts epic music theater and stunning animation, this hugely successful production includes a remarkable cast of Chinese acrobats, singers, mind-bending contortionists, martial artists, and transfixing animated displays, all under the inspired direction of Chen Shi-Zheng. For complete details and to purchase tickets visit here.

THE STORY
Monkey: Journey to the West is the tale of an irrepressible band of characters—the Monkey King, Tripitaka, the Dragon Prince, Pigsy, and Sandy—on a harrowing adventure through stymieing obstacles and menacing characters in search of the holy scriptures in India.