TheatreWorks’ California premiere of “Warrior Class” is scheduled to run though Nov. 3 at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St.
The drama comes from Kenneth Lin, a writer for the Netflix series “House of Cards.”
“Warrior Class” centers on Julius Lee, a congressional candidate dubbed “The Republican Obama.” The son of Chinese immigrants, Julius is a decorated veteran and charismatic speaker. But when word of a youthful indiscretion threatens scandal, he discovers the dangerous intersection of politics and idealism.
Directed by Leslie Martinson, “Warrior Class” stars Pun Bandhu (as Julius), Robert Sicular (seasoned political adviser Nathan Berkshire) and Delia MacDougall (Julius’ former girlfriend, Holly Eames). Sicular makes his TheatreWorks debut.
The play, running 1 hour, 40 minutes, contains adult language.
Performances are scheduled 7:30 p.m. today, Thursday and Oct. 30; 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Oct. 31 through Nov. 2; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday; 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday; and 2 p.m. Nov. 3.
Tickets are $19-$65.
For tickets and more information, call 463-1960 or visit theatreworks.org.