Performing Arts

July 30, 2014 7:00 AM

‘The Butcher’s Son’ tells the story of one family’s journey

Vi Tran, a Kansas City actor and songwriter, has created a theater piece with music to tell how his family immigrated from Vietnam and became Americans. “The Butcher’s Son” begins performances Wednesday and runs through Aug. 18 at the Buffalo Room in Westport Flea Market.

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