"Workshop on script 'Grandchildren of Hiroshima'" 

From the 2015 workshop in Hiroshima

From the 2015 workshop in Hiroshima

In 2015, this year marks the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II.
For the people of Hiroshima, who were exposed to the atomic bombing just before the end of the war, it will be 70 years since the atomic bombing.
In 70, looking ahead to the 2014th anniversary of the end of World War II, Hiroshima's Grandchildren of Hiroshima, an intergenerational theater project to think about and communicate peace, was launched under the initiative of London's Bubble Theater Company.Starting with the interviews of the A-bomb survivors by the children, while involving the local people, the testimonies of the A-bomb survivors will be verified and the work will be launched through discussions with people of various generations. This is a project that fuses oral history and theater.The work will be presented in Hiroshima in August 2015 as our "voice".Misaki Setoyama of Minamosa is in charge of composition.

This time, the script of the work "Grandchildren of Hiroshima" created by the people of the Hiroshima area will be "voiced" in Tokyo with the people of Tokyo, under the direction of the directors who participated in the creation.People who are interested in reading scripts, people who want to think about peace, people who want to think about war, and people who want to participate with their parents are all welcome.At the end, we will present it in a reading drama style.Please join us.

For details of the presentation of the reading drama "Grandchildren of Hiroshima"please use this form.から

August 2015th (Sat) and 8th (Sun), 15 16:10-00:17 Acceptance end
Schedule August 2015th (Sat) and 8th (Sun), 15 16:10-00:17
Message People of all ages, from small children to the elderly, will write the script for the play "Grandchildren of Hiroshima" (written by Misaki Setoyama), which will be performed at Aster Plaza (Hiroshima) from August 8th (Thursday) to 6th (Saturday). Let's read it out loud together.They also feel the text and deepen their understanding while discussing the contents drawn there. At the end of the second day, the general public will be invited and the results of the two days will be presented as a reading play.
Place Setagaya Public Theater Rehearsal Hall
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Yorie Akiba / Director
Artistic director of contemporary puppet theater Gracioburuo.After appearing in 2010 works while enrolled in the theater company Rinkogun, learned puppet theater in New York under the Agency for Cultural Affairs' Overseas Training Program for Upcoming Artists. In 2015, he established the local puppet company "Graciobluo", which was incorporated as an NPO the following year.His representative works include "Chisa and Oto of Yamataikoku" and "Karasutaro".He has given workshops and puppet shows in Thailand, Palestine and England. In XNUMX, he wrote and directed “Birds of Freedom” produced by Yes Theater (Palestine).

Misaki Setoyama / Playwright and director.Hosted by Minamosa
In 2001, Minamosa was launched. In 2011, "Emotional Labor" was selected for Theater Tram Next Generation vol.3.His representative works include "Hot Particles", "Finger", and "Invisible Clouds". "Their Enemy" is a finalist for the 58th Kishida Kunio Drama Award.He is also focusing on activities with local people, such as the theater workshop "Regional Story" sponsored by the Setagaya Public Theater.

Marigold Hughes/Producer.London Theater Center
Graduated from the Royal Center School of Speech and Drama in 2002. From 2002 to 2004, she wrote theater reviews for the Mainichi Shimbun (Daily Yomiuri). Since 2007 she has been a theater workshop instructor at the London Bubble Theatre. Since 2011, she has been affiliated with the Theater Center in London. From 2010 to 2011, she co-produced the London Bubble Theater "Grandchildren of the Great London Air Raid - Black Birds".
Entry fee 1,000 yen (2 times)
Target Anyone from children to the elderly
*Recruitment for those aged 19 and over has been closed as we have reached the capacity.
Recruitment number Approx. 20 persons
申 込 み 方法 (1) Name (furigana) (2) Address (3) Phone number (4) Age (5) How did you learn about the workshop? Please apply from the form.
《Mailing Address》154-0004
4-1-1 Taishido, Setagaya-ku Carrot Tower 5F
Setagaya Public Theater "Workshop on Scripts 'Grandchildren of Hiroshima'"
Setagaya Public Theater Gakugei 03-5432-1526
Remarks [Organizer] Setagaya Cultural Foundation / London Bubble Theater
[Sponsor] Setagaya Ward
[Sponsor] Toray Industries, Inc.

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