Guests at the palatial Pera Palas hotel in Istanbul strive to keep up with the changing world around them as interconnected stories crisscross through three tumultuous periods in 20th century Turkey. An incisive, humorous, moving story, with 10 actors playing 27 roles — Turks, Brits, and Americans — in a story straddling Asia and Europe, Islam and Christianity, tradition and modernity.
*member, Actor’s Equity Association, the union of professional Actors and Stage Managers in the U.S. This production is presented under the auspices of the Actors’ Equity Los Angeles Membership Company Rule
“…comes sweepingly to life…superlative portrayals…” – Variety
“A glorious theater experience that will leave you wanting more…an A-plus show.” – California Turkish Times
“The well-disciplined actors make the whole thing hum like a top.” – Pasadena Star-News
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