Professor Laurence Kominz, of Portland State University’s theatre department, directed the stateside English-language debut of Japan’s most beloved kabuki play, “Revenge of the 47 Loyal Samurai” (also known as “The 47 Ronin”). View live dramatic excerpts from this revenge drama, performed by students from Portland State University’s theatre department. Get a behind-the-scenes look at the costumer’s intensive role in assisting actors with authentic Japanese costumes and traditional makeup. Plus, Kominz will share his passion for kabuki theatre with a brief history of this visually-stunning art form. One night only at the Tower Theater.