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Chess
Nov 18th 2017 @ Irvine Barclay Theatre
Irvine, CA
I Was There
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Saturday, November 18th, 2017
8:00 PM
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 a “reality TV-style” concert setting.