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This show closed on February 17, 2019

About Aubergine

Ray believes in the power of food. As a gourmet chef, he’s seen a bowl of berries help a woman to fall in love. He’s heard stories of a meal prepared by a mother to keep a son from leaving home and moving to the other side of the world. Now with the help of his uncle, who arrives unexpectedly from Korea, Ray is tasked with preparing a family soup recipe to keep his father alive.

When words fail, a home-cooked meal transcends differences in this touching story of intergenerational connectedness, forgiveness and the sweetest spice of life: love. As a Korean family struggles to relate across emotional and cultural divides, it’s the ingredients they share in common that lead to understanding. "Aubergine" is a mouthwatering meditation on the beauty of life where hope is no mere ingredient—it’s the main course.

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Recommended for ages 13 and up.

A combination of theatrical ingredients so fulfilling that a standing ovation is in order.
San Francisco Chronicle
This is a rare form of entertainment, closer perhaps to enlightenment…
Los Angeles Times

Lyceum Space at San Diego Rep

79 Horton Plaza, San Diego, CA 92101

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