It's always good to let out a cry every once in a while. But for Aurora, Remedios and Eugenia, shedding tears is the only way to make a living. In this new story from East West Players, three professional funeral criers welcome Aurora's 14-year-old daughter Ligaya from the Philippines. Eager to teach her the tricks of their somber trade, the women find out that the budding mourner has the gift of making people laugh. Making its world premiere at Los Angeles' David Henry Hwang Theater, Criers for Hire explores cultural identity, grief and belonging with humor and heart.