“There's an elegant fierceness to the piece and Ho's performance.” Globe and Mail
- Written, composed and performed by Jeff Ho
- Directed by Nina Lee Aquino
NAC English Theatre Presentation
Produced by Factory Theatre (Toronto)
This poised, witty and heartfelt piece by Jeff Ho brings to life a mother, grandmother and great-grandmother – each of whom made difficult and life-altering decisions to protect their families, moving from China to Hong Kong to downtown Toronto.
With gambling debts, unfaithful husbands, rebellious teenagers and several tables of gossiping Majohng players, trace draws a line from occupied China to present-day Toronto, revealing universal truths about hardship and hope along the way.
Performance is approximately 90 minutes with no intermission.