GOLD SHOWER 6 September 2021 Performance Information
ⓒADELAP François Chaignaud is a darling of the contemporary dance world. Akaji Maro is a butoh legend. These two artists join forces at Setagaya Public Theatre (SePT) to present a once in a lifetime collaboration between kindred spirits! François Chaignaud has received widespread acclaim in France for his work as a dancer and a choreographer. Akaji Maro is one of the foremost representatives of the Japanese modern dance known as butoh. He is an actor, a director, and the founder of the butoh dance company Dairakudakan. Now, Chaignaud and Maro are working together to create and perform a...
Setagaya Kodomo Project 2021《stage》
Terumasa Hino presents Jazz for Kids Final Live
29 June 2021
Setagaya Public Theatre (SePT) began its all-ages Jazz for Kids series in 2005, and now it is proud to present the final installment in that series!Featuring live performances by Japan’s top jazz musicians! SePT presents a jazz fan’s dream concert, featuring performances by world-renowned trumpeter Terumasa Hino and a group of jazz musicians hand-picked by Hino himself. This event features performances by Hino himself, Hideaki Kanazawa (bass), Akira Ishii (piano), Seiji Tada (sax), and others. This impressive group of highly talented musicians operate on the cutting edge of jazz performance. They have collaborated with musical artists from around...
Forests 28 May 2021 Performance Information
Promotional desiner by Kazuaki Akizawa / Photo by Nobuyasu Yamazaki Setagaya Public Theatre (SePT) is excited to announce our upcoming production of the long awaited third installment in playwright Wajdi Mouawad’s The Blood of Promises quartet!Following multi-award-winning performances Scorched (original title:Incendies) and Tideline (Littoral), director Satoshi Kamimura returns to tackle Forests (Forets), the epic culmination of The Blood of Promises. Setagaya Public Theatre has previously staged productions from cutting edge playwright Wajdi Mouawad’s The Blood of Promises quartet with performances of Scorched (original run in 2014, revived in 2017) and Tideline (staged reading in 2017, full scale performance in 2018). Although...