What we do

BATIK Trial Series

  • Organization : BATIK
  • Section : In Tokyo
  • Type of Grant Program : Single
  • Art Forms : Dance


BATIK Trial is a project that combines repeat performances of BATIK’s company repertory with the cultivation of young dancers.
October – Repeat performance of “Pendanteve – studio version”
January – Anthology of works choreographed by Ikuyo Kuroda
“Extracts from ‘Meeting-Melting’”, “Extracts from ‘OTARUDORI’”, “Rimpun no Umi”, “all this smile”, “Monica”, “Flowers flow, time congeals”, “SHOKU-solo version”
(program changes daily)

Performers: BATIK dancers


A dance company centered around productions choreographed by Ikuyo Kuroda. Established in 2002, BATIK has presented a succession of works including “SIDE B”, “SHOKU”, “Flowers flow, time congeals,” and “Pendanteve”. The company celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2012. In September 2014 it presented its new work, “Meeting-Melting,” at Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre/Theatre East.


Koichiro Takagi
4-34-18-213 Nishi-shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0023
Tel: +81-3-3320-7217


Morishita Studio (Koto City, Tokyo)