This stage project is an encounter between two dancers sharing a strange affinity; two people who have independently pursued the concept of “physique, voice and music,” and now envision a new chemical reaction in dance expression.
Though featured in the line-up for this year’s TACT/Festival 2020 in May, this noteworthy performance was unavoidably postponed under the state of emergency: now it is being actualized as an updated spin-off piece for the stage.
Itoh, who “plays words with the musical instrument of the body,” has been refining the members and methodology of his physical theater company, GERO.
Meanwhile, challenging her former mentor Itoh with members of her own company Morishita Stand is Maki Morishita and her philosophy of “turning music into blood, flesh, and spirit.” Audiences are sure to be mesmerized by the process of reaction between these kindred spirits of dance, and what kind of music their bodies and voices will play.
Physical Theatre Company GERO (Saki Aonuma, KEKE, Mizuki Shizuki, Ken Shinohara, Shiyu Suzuki, Jun Suzuki)
Morishita Stand (Sho Ito, Hirona Kai, Minasu Kai, Shun Nakamura, Wakana Nemoto)
Adult: 3,500 yen
Age 65 or over: 2,500 yen
25 and Under: 2,000 yen
High school student and under: 1,000 yen
*Preschoolers not permitted.
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*The program is subject to change.
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Friday, November 13 2020, 18:30
Saturday, November 14 2020, 18:30
Sunday, November 15 2020, 14:00
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