The much-desired creation by the world-renowned Butoh company will premiere in Kitakyushu!
Sankai Juku, a butoh company that has toured the world in 48 countries since 1980 and continues to receive high acclaim in Japan and abroad. The 6 previous creations were coproduced with Kitakyushu performing arts center since 2005 among the 16 works with Théâtre de la Ville, Paris since 1982. They continue to fascinate audiences with their sophisticated expression and beauty of stage art as they approach the universal inner essence of human beings, such as "birth" and "death". Their much-desired new work in four years will premiere in Kitakyushu. Don't miss the beginning of a new history.
Director, choreographer, and designer
Takashi Kako, Yoichiro Yoshikawa
Stage Art Concept
From Natsuyuki Nakanishi "Quartet ,Touching Down on Land and Touching Down on Water X"
Semimaru, Sho Takeuchi, Akihito Ichihara, Dai Matsuoka, Norihito Ishii, Taiki Iwamoto, Makoto Takase, Sotaro Ito
Kitakyushu Performing Arts Center
＊Telephone assistance is in Japanese only
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