タグ:Shuji Onodera

Contemporary Noh Theatre Series IX, “Taketori” 20 July 2018

Photo by Yasuhide Kuge Synopsis Once upon a time, there lived an old bamboo cutter… An old bamboo cutter finds a tiny infant girl, as small as the palm of his hand, inside a glowing stalk of bamboo. The baby grows at an astonishing speed, and has soon turned into a young woman so beautiful that even the Emperor falls in love with her. Instantly enthralling all who meet her, yet disappearing from the Earth without a trace… What is the true identity of “Princess Kaguya”? Led by Shuji Onodera, a director whose unique works cross the boundaries of conventional...