Japan has been hit by many disasters in its history. In restoring disaster stricken areas, there have been initiatives to reconstruct communities with music and culture. On Tuesday, October 25, the Citizen's Musical "Kibou (Hope)", which consists of many children and grown-ups will fill your heart with charming and spiritual songs both in Japanese and English.
Nagoya is famous for its activities of multinational theatres which consist of citizens of various nationalities.
On Wednesday, October 26, "KANGEKI Theatre" will show you original theatrical performance: 'The face of It', after the workshops.
About KANGEKI Theatre:
Formed in September 2014, KANGEKI Theatre is a collaborative group of artists producing performance work that crosses genres and cultures. Members bring to the group expertise in the areas of dance, acting, directing, sound design and costume design.
About ‘The Face of It’:
In this confusing world, one thing we must do is to confront the here and now and endeavour to live in the moment. Are we ever truly able to face up to ourselves?
‘The Face of It’ is a performance piece based on those moments during everyday life when we are forced to stop, recognize and confront our human existence. In this piece, we explore themes such as endurance, materialism and migration in the attempt to ask ourselves, ‘Are we living according to our own will, or simply being propelled through life by forces outside of our control ？
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