【Cancellation】William Forsythe「THREE QUIET DUETS」

Japan tour of acclaimed work by a giant star in the world of contemporary ballet and contemporary dance

The choreographer William Forsythe is an indispensable figure in the history of contemporary dance. A Quiet Evening of Dance" (premiered in London, 2018), co-produced with the world's leading theaters and festivals in the performing arts, will be presented with a new duo in the main part. Compared to the previous Forsythe's works, this work is performed by five elite dancers who are not only trained in ballet and contemporary dance, but also dancers who have a background in street dance, etc., and whom Forsythe himself trusts the most as company members. Should be seen by all kinds of dance fans, from ballet to contemporary dance. The simplicity of the stage and costumes enhances the beauty of the dancers' movements and bodies, inviting the audience into Forsythe's unique worldview.


Duo2018 & Catalogue (from A Quiet Evening of Dance) William Forsythe
Neighbours (Part I) Brigel Gjoka & Rauf “RubberLegz” Yasit in collaboration with William Forsythe


Brigel Gjoka、Jill Johnson、Yasutake Shimaji、Riley Watts、Rauf “RubberLez” Yasit


Kitakyushu Performing Arts Center
TEL 093-562-2655(10:00-18:00)
*Telephone assistance is in Japanese only
Email kitageki@kicpac.org


Organized by Kitakyushu City Foundation for Promoting Arts and Culture
Co-organized by Kitakyushu City
Funded by Agency for Cultural Affair Subsidy to Promote Art and Culture(Gekijyo Ongakudo tou Kinou Kyoka Suishin Jigyo) and Japan Arts Council

A Sadler’s Wells production
William Forsythe presents Three Quiet Duets

Catalogue (Second Edition) and Dialogue (DUO2018)
Pieces extracted from A Quiet Evening of Dance by William Forsythe
Created with Brigel Gjoka, Jill Johnson, Christopher Roman, Parvaneh Scharafali, Riley Watts, Rauf “RubberLegz” Yasit and Ander Zabala.
A Sadler’s Wells London Production
Co-produced with Théâtre de la Ville, Paris; Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris; Festival d’Automne à Paris; Festival Montpellier Danse 2019; Les Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg; The Shed, New York; Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens; deSingel international arts campus, Antwerp.

Neighbours (Part 1)
Brigel Gjoka and Rauf “RubberLegz” Yasit
In collaboration with William Forsythe
A Sadler’s Wells production co-produced with PACT Zollverein Essen


Main Theatre
Saturday, February 12, 2022 14:00
※Door opening time will be announced as soon as decided.


Reserved seating only
Adult: 6,000 yen
Youth: 3,000 yen(under 24 years old with valid ID)
High School: 1,500 yen(Limited number of tickets; Theatre Box Office/Phone: Advance sales only, with valid ID)
※Children must be above preschool age.

Ticket sale date

Sunday, December 19, 2021 10:00

Ticket sale

Kitakyushu Performing Arts Center
Ticket office
Online ticket
TEL 093-562-8435(10:00-18:00/weekdays only)※Only Japanese available
HIBIKI Hall Office

Other services


1-1-1-11 Muromachi, Kokurakita-ku, Kitakyushu 803-0812
See here for more details.

Childcare and other services

Childcare service is available.
Reservations must be made a week(7days)in advance to the opening day. See here for more details.