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Benson on AbundanceSCR Podcast: Martin Benson and Abundance
South Coast Repertory Founding Artistic Director Martin Benson talks about playwright Beth Henley and her play, Abundance. He is drawn to the poetry and lyricism of her writing. read more
Audiences Love VietgoneGnarly, Amazing, Important—Audiences Love VIETGONE
Audiences are totally LOVING Qui Nguyen’s Vietgone. Hear some of their reactions after seeing the the video
Vietgone Guest BlogFrom Vietnam to Arkansas to New York to Orange County
Orange County's Vietnamese community has been connected with Vietgone from the beginning. Read about how the this story of playwright Qui Nguyen's parents is hitting more
Abundance TeaserBeth Henley's Abundance
Twenty-five years ago, ​SCR produced the world premiere of Beth Henley’s Abundance. The story follows the adventures of two women in the American West. Flash forward to 2015: the play is coming home to SCR. watch the video
Qui Nguyen and John GlorePlaywright Qui Nguyen talks Vietgone
Growing up in Eldorado, Ark., watching kung fu films at his parents insistence and listening to hip-hop music all helped shape Nguyen’s voice as a playwright. Listen as he talks about his life and influences in this podcastlisten now