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Asuncion, Cherry Lane Theatre, NYC Show Poster
Cherry Lane Theatre

38 Commerce St.
New York, NY 10014

Important Dates
Oct 12, 2011
Oct 27, 2011
Dec 18, 2011
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What Is the Story of Asuncion?
Asuncion follows Edgar, a socially awkward former college student and unmotivated aspiring journalist living with Vinny, his onetime pot-smoking teacher’s assistant at an upstate New York university. Edgar’s brother Stuart, a Wall Street executive, arrives at their apartment unannounced with news that he has married a Filipino woman named Asuncion, whom he met online. Stuart is hesitant to reveal full details about their courtship and begs Edgar and Vinny to let Asuncion live with them for a week, no questions asked. Edgar suspects Asuncion may be a former sex worker and begins interviewing her about her life in hopes of proving his theory