Setagaya Kodomo Project 2021《stage》
Wukong: Before the Journey to the West
screening & performance
2 July 2021
Taiwan’s Formosa Circus Art (FOCA) is one of Asia’s premier circus companies, and Setagaya Public Theatre (SePT) is proud to present a screening of their wildly popular work Wukong: Before the Journey to the West! This performance uses a bold combination of traditional Taiwanese music and circus techniques like tumbling and aerial silk performance to tell the story of the beloved character Sun Wukong from the classic Journey to the West, covering the period from Wukong’s birth from a stone until his confined in Gogyozan.This story’s one of a kind hero bounds across the stage and flies through the...