The Black Stripe Threater Company invites you to enjoy their production of the comedy by Patrick Marber, “Dealer’s Choice,” to be performed from March 23rd – 26th at Trance Mission Theatre 「参宮橋トランスミッション」. There will be six performances in total. Tickets can be purchased online by clicking here.
The play is set in a restaurant in London and follows the lives of six poker addicts – Carl, Sweeney, Ash, Frankie, Stephen and Mugsy. The action takes place over three acts and the third act is set around the poker table. The play is about fathers and sons and the emotional deficiencies of men addicted to playing poker.
Directed by Chris Parham, co-founder of Black Stripe Theater, the play stars Tim Harris, Justin Davis, Walter Roberts, David Mashiko, Philip Arneill and Luke Happle.
The Black Stripe Theater is a group of directors, actors, designers, and theater artists producing and performing English language theater in Tokyo. The company aims to present theater of high standard using material by contemporary playwrights. The company includes one of our distinguished faculty members, Chris Parham. This year marks the 10th anniversary of Black Stripe Theater and “Dealer’s Choice” is the company’s 20th production.