タグ:Yutaka Kuramochi

【Canceled】Osei Danko 13 February 2019

These performances were canceled. For his fourth production at Setagaya Public Theatre, leading playwright and director Yutaka Kuramochi returns to present his latest work, Osei Danko. This new play follows Kuramochi’s previous successful production at SePT, a 2017 performance of Osei Tojo. The titular Mrs. Osei is a femme fatale who first appeared in the 1926 novella ”Osei Tojo” by Edogawa Ranpo (1894-1965), one of the masters of Japanese mystery fiction.In that previous play, Kuramochi brilliantly blended eight of Ranpo’s short novels featuring the beguiling Mrs. Osei into an original dramatic text. This time, he has written an entirely new...