14 August 2012 9:25 AM, PDT | avclub.com | See recent The AV Club news »

After languishing in production purgatory for the past five years, the theatrical adaptation of The Flaming Lips’ Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots is finally going to see the light of day. The play will première Nov. 6 at the La Jolla Playhouse in San Diego, California. Written and directed by Des McAnuff (Broadway's Jersey Boys, The Who’s Tommy), Yoshimi follows a young, Japanese artist “adrift from her family and lover” who “journeys alone into a fantastical robot world where she wages a war with fate.” Described by the theater as a “dazzling, multimedia experience,” the musical uses »

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