Pre- and Post-Performance Talk Guests

Pre- and post-performance guest speakers have been announced for the following productions at Festival/Tokyo 2015.

Shizuoka Performing Arts Center (SPAC) “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

11/1 (Sun) 15:00 Satoshi Miyagi + Yumiko Komai (costume designer for “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”)
11/3 (Tue) 18:00 Satoshi Miyagi + Katsuyuki Motohiro (film director)

Asia Series Vol.2: Myanmar “Roundabout in Yangon”

11/13 (Fri) 15:00 The Maw Naing + Keiko Sei (curator, media activist, writer)
In Myanmar language, Japanese
11/15 (Sun) 15:00 Nyan Lin Htet + Atsuko Hisano (Program Director, the Saison Foundation)
In English, Japanese


“God Bless Baseball”

11/21 (Sat) 17:00 Toshiki Okada
11/26 (Thu) 15:00 Toshiki Okada + members of cast

“All the Sky Above the Earth (Wendy’s Syndrome)”

11/22 (Sun) 18:00* Yoichi Tajiri (Kansai Gaidai University) + Masahiko Yokobori (dramaturge, Festival/Tokyo Directors Committee)


11/23 (Mon) 15:00 Christophe Lemaire
In French, with Japanese interpretation
17:15-18:00 at Saitama Arts Theater Video Hall
Previously announced guest Emmanuel Demarcy-Mota is unfortunately now unable to appear.


Cultural Centre of Fujimi City, KIRARI FUJIMI “A Typhoon’s Tale”

11/27 (Fri) 15:00

Junnosuke Tada + Toshiki Okada
11/28 (Sat) 18:00 Kiwoong Sung + Junnosuke Tada + Jiro Shima (stage designer for “A Typhoon’s Tale”)


Gintersdorfer/Klaßen “Logobi 06”

11/27 (Fri) 19:30 Monika Gintersdorfer
In German, with Japanese interpretation

*Pre-performance talk
Unless otherwise noted, talks are in Japanese only.
Admission free. No reservation required.
For pre-performance talks, only ticket-holders for the performance that day will be admitted.
For post-performance talks, any ticket-holder for the production will be admitted, regardless of ticket date.

Other Talks

“Being Faust – Enter Mephisto”

11/21 (Sat)

Peter Lee + Dr. Stefan Dreyer (Goethe Institut Korea, Director in Charge of East Asia)
In English, with Japanese interpretation

Venue: Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre (Atelier East)
Admission free. No reservation required.