Festival/Tokyo (F/T) is an international arts event based in Tokyo, pursuing new possibilities in the performing arts. The 2018 festival will be the eleventh and takes place from October 13 to November 18. Its lineup features a diverse range of artists, from newcomers to veterans, drawn from across many disciplines and nations.
In addition to a dance work by the Thai choreographer Pichet Klunchun, the long-running Asia Series will this year adopt a multi-national format that also presents work by artists from Bangladesh and Cambodia. Leading experimental artists from Japan are also part of the festival, including marebito theater company, which has continued to pioneer new forms of performance through its many appearances at F/T.
Further details will be announced at a press conference scheduled for July 11.
Full press release (PDF) is available here.
Initial artist lineup announced for Festival/Tokyo 2018