THE BASICS: MISS SAIGON, Cameron Mackintosh’s North American Tour of the Broadway musical presented by Shea’s and Albert Nocciolino opened on February 26 and runs through March 3, Wednesday and Thursday at 7:30, Friday at 8, Saturday at 2 and 8, and Sunday at 2 & 7 at Shea’s Performing Arts Center, 646 Main Street (1-800-745-3000). www.sheas.org Runtime: 2-1/2 hours with one intermission (full service bar, snacks, souvenirs, the usual) THUMBNAIL SKETCH: Chris, an American G.I., falls in love with Kim, an innocent young Vietnamese woman who has wandered from her devastated rural home into Saigon. Chris encounters Kim on her first day employed at a dance hall/sex club run by The Engineer. Against advice on both sides (from Chris’s friend John, and from Kim’s arranged betrothed Thuy) they marry anyway in a wedding ceremony put together by Kim’s fellow dancer/sex workers. During the fall of Saigon, the two lovers are separated. Chris goes home to Atlanta, and after a year of disorientation, gets his life back on track with Ellen, his new American bride. Meanwhile, Kim delivers her and Chris’s son, whom she names Tam, and The Engineer helps her emigrate to Bangkok, where he hopes that the child,… Read full this story
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