タグ:Tamiya Kuriyama

Murderous Intent 16 October 2020

  A One-Woman Play Depicting the Tumultuous Life and Undying Love of a Burlesque DancerDon’t Miss the Shocking Ending that Cuts to the Heart of Human Nature! Murderous Intent: Striptease was published in 1950 by playwright Juro Miyoshi, who is known for his incisive depiction of both the depravity and bottomless vitality of humanity. In this play, a burlesque dancer narrates her shocking life story. Director Tamiya Kuriyama takes the helm of this provocative production. Kuriyama is one of Japan’s preeminent directors, and he was the recipient of last year’s Yomiuri Theater Award. He has a long history of directing...

Setagaya Public Theatre × Pasona Group Inc. CHIMERICA 3 December 2018

  With a title that combines the words “China” and “America,” 2013’s multi award-winning play “Chimerica” will have its Japan premiere at SEPT with Tamiya Kuriyama directing.   Following its world premiere at the Almeida Theatre in London in May 2013, this smash-hit, socially aware work by the now 34-year-old English playwright Lucy Kirkwood soon transferred to the West End and went on to scoop five Laurence Olivier Awards in 2014 — for Best New Play, Best Director (Lyndsey Turner), Best Lighting, Best Sound and Best Set Design.Despite its light and often humorous dialogue-based style, “Chimerica” is  based on events...