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Forests  28 May 2021

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...

【Canceled】Kholstomer: The Story of a Horse 27 March 2020

  These performances were canceled.       “Run! Run until the world melts away!”  Kholstomer:The Story of a Horse is the stage adaptation of Russian literary master Leo Tolstoy’s novel Kholstomer, originally published in 1886. It draws a contrast between the foolish behavior of human beings and a wise and thoughtful horse, shining a spotlight on the boundless greed of humanity. This work is a stoic exploration of universal themes in rich poetic language. It asks the question, “What does it mean to receive the gift of life in this world?” This play has received international acclaim since it...