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Plexus

Plexus

Conceived by Aurélien Bory for the extraordinary Japanese dancer, Kaori Ito, Plexus is a jewel of optical theatre, serving as a portrait of this remarkable performer. Kaori Ito trained in classical ballet in Japan and America, then came to Europe where she performed and choreographed with Philippe Decoufflé, Angelin Preljocaj, Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, James Thiérrée, […]

Tango at the End of Winter by Kunio Shimizu

Tango at the End of Winter by Kunio Shimizu

Queen Mary Theatre Company presents Kunio Shimizu’s Tango at the end of Winter. Previously performed in 1991 under Yukio Ninagawa, featuring Alan Rickman as the lead role, this captivating play is a piece of masterful contemporary Japanese theatre. In the dilapidated dust of the Northern Metropole Cinema, Sei Kiyomura is dreaming. A once brilliant, now […]

Ayaka Tanimoto (mezzo-soprano) and Kumi Matsuo (piano) – ‘A Concert For Christmas’

Ayaka Tanimoto (mezzo-soprano) and Kumi Matsuo (piano) – ‘A Concert For Christmas’

Programme: A deligthful selection of operatic and seasonal favourites from the golden voice of Ayaka Tanimoto supported by multi-international prize winning pianist Kumi Matsuo. A. Lara (1897 – 1970) : Granada G. Bizet (25 October 1838 – 3 June 1875) : Habanera Pablo Luna (1879 – 1942) : Zarzuela “De España vengo” F. Obrador (1897 […]

Katsura Sunshine Rakugo Comedy in English!

Katsura Sunshine Rakugo Comedy in English!

Widely acclaimed as a hilarious and original talent by the international press, Katsura Sunshine is back in the United Kingdom with shows in London, Manchester, Edinburgh and Glasgow before moving on to Slovenia, Croatia and France. Date: 22 November 2014, Manchester / 30 Novmeber 2014, London Venue: The Comedy Store, Arches 3 and 4, Deansgate […]

Usagi Yojimbo

Usagi Yojimbo

17th Century Japan. A world of bandit racoons, feline ninjas and warring animal clans. A young rabbit leaves home, family and friends behind him in pursuit of one ambition: to become a great samurai warrior. Trained by a maverick old lion sensei – a teacher of the warrior’s code known as Bushido – Usagi learns […]

Kotaro Fukuma, Piano Recital – Thursday Lunchtime Showcase Recital at Wigmore Hall

Kotaro Fukuma, Piano Recital – Thursday Lunchtime Showcase Recital at Wigmore Hall

In 2003, at the age of 20, Kotaro won both First Prize and the Chopin Prize at the 15th Cleveland International Piano Competition. Since then his concert career has developed on five continents (North and South America, Europe, Africa and Asia. His recordings to date have received critical praise in such music magazines as Gramophone, […]

The Way of the Drum November 2014 UK Tour

The Way of the Drum November 2014 UK Tour

Experience the thundering, exhilarating rhythms of Taiko in a dynamic and captivating show, and gain a unique insight into the world of this powerful art form. A fusion of primal rhythm, energy, choreographed movement and infectious humour to captivate audiences of all ages and backgrounds… After years of performing at some of the country’s most […]

Violin legend Kyung Wha Chung makes comeback to the UK stage with recitals in London and Liverpool

Violin legend Kyung Wha Chung makes comeback to the UK stage with recitals in London and Liverpool

Returning to London for the first time in twelve years, the multi-Gramophone-award- winning violin legend Kyung Wha Chung gives a comeback recital at the Royal Festival Hall with pianist Kevin Kenner on 2 December 2014, following a preview in Liverpool. The Korean violinist is back in full force following a finger injury, which forced her […]

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