An exploration of Japanese performance
The Japan Foundation, Sydney is proud to support Tearing the Mask, a week-long exploration of Japanese performance presented by Sydney'sNational Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA), February 10-15.
Discover the incredible diversity of Japan’s theatrical landscape through free film screenings, panel
discussions, talks and demonstrationsfeaturing international guests and local experts. This rich program offers a rare opportunity to delve into some of Japan's more enigmatic performance genres such as Butoh,
Noh and Kabuki, and to find out more about what motivates and inspires artists in these fields.
More information can be found at http://www.jpf.org.au/jpfevents/14-nida/index.html
We believe this is a great opportunity for everyone, including teachers of Japanese, to learn more about an interesting facet of Japanese culture.
Japanese Language Department
The Japan Foundation,
Shop 23, Level 1 Chifley plaza
2 Chifley Square, Sydney NSW 2000
T: (02) 8239 0077