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    Among the Dead by Hansol Jung

    Theatre Exile

    1340 S. 13th Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19147

    Thursday May 2nd 2019 to Sunday May 26th 2019

    • Sundays

      3pm to 5pm

    • Wednesdays

      7pm to 9pm

    • Thursdays

      7pm to 9pm

    • Fridays

      8pm to 10pm

    • Saturdays

      8pm to 10pm

    Title: Among the Dead by Hansol Jung
    Location: 1340 S. 13th street, Philadelphia PA 19147

    Description: Among the Dead is a dark and poignant comedy about a family broken apart by betrayed promises and finding each other again through SPAM, journals, and Jesus. A shape-shifting Jesus serves as the intermediary of this story, which weaves together three separate time periods through one central location – a small hotel room in Korea. Among the Dead follows a young American soldier fighting in the jungles of Myanmar in 1944; a Korean “comfort woman” in 1950s Seoul awaiting the return of the American soldier who fathered her daughter; and a young Korean American woman traveling to Seoul in 1975 to retrieve her recently deceased father’s ashes.

    “Comedy of the laugh-out-loud variety is the surprising top note in Hansol Jung’s surreal, somberly titled “Among the Dead,” a smart and st

    $10 - $40

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