Maguy Marin「May B」

First time in Kitakyushu! The long-running production which has been performed over 600 times around the world.

One of the most famous choreographers in the history of dance, Maguy Marin's masterpiece lands in Kitakyushu for the first time! In the 1980s, Maguy Marin was the standard-bearer of a new era, and is still highly acclaimed in both theater and dance. May B," which made her name famous, made a huge impact on the dance world when it was first performed in 1981, and has since been performed over 600 times around the world. Figures covered in white all over their bodies step, laugh, and shout in groups... Death, which awaits them at the end of their lives, and their inevitable fate, are depicted in an unusually powerful and comical manner. Don't miss this opportunity to see them in Japan for the first time in 9 years!

Director , Choreography

Maguy Marin


Company Maguy Marin


Kitakyushu Performing Arts Center
TEL 093-562-2655 (10:00-18:00)
*Telephone assistance is in Japanese only


Organized by Kitakyushu City Foundation for Promoting Arts and Culture
Co-organized by Kitakyushu City
Supported by Ambassade de France au Japon, Institut français du Japon
Funded by Agency for Cultural Affair Subsidy to Promote Art and Culture(Gekijyo Ongakudo tou Kinou Kyoka Suishin Jigyo) and Japan Arts Council


Chugekijo Theatre
Wednesday, November 23, 2022 14:00
※Door opening time will be announced as soon as decided.
※Please understand in advance that due to staging reasons, if you enter after the show time or leave during the show, you may not be guided to your reserved seat.


Reserved seating only
Adult: 6,000 yen
Pair Discount:10,000 yen(Limited number available)
Youth: 3,000 yen (under 24 years old with valid ID)
Pair Discount(Youth, Limited number available):5,000 yen
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, Octber 2, 2022 10:00

Ticket sale

Kitakyushu Performing Arts Center
Ticket office
Online ticket
TEL 093-562-8435 (10:00-18:00/weekdays only)

Other services

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.