UKTW - 25 years online
CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020 and there is currently no planned re-opening time though it will not be before 1st June 2020 and is most likely to be September (according to some West End producers). Some shows have been cancelled, or closed early, but many are being rescheduled and we are trying to keep up with the changes - assume that anything posted for April and May is actually postponed or cancelled. Pantomimes are possible but a few venues and shows may not return and larger venues and tours are unlikely to re-appear before 2021 though we have some hope for some panto ....

Details

Shun-kin archiveShun-kin, inspired by two texts written in 1933, A Portrait of Shunkin and In Praise of Shadows by Japanese writer Jun'ichiro Tanizaki, moves between the neon glow of Japan and the vanished world of the Meiji era and uncovers moments of light in a world of darkness. McBurney and Complicite tell a tale of devotion, passion and power, where beauty is unforgiving and love is blinding. Emerging from traditional Japanese culture this powerful production reveals how close beauty and violence can be. Shun-kin is performed in Japanese with English surtitles.

Archive listings for Shun-kin

Work type: Play.

T02054571501

Producer BITE10. Producer Complicite. Director Simon McBurney. Design Merle Hensel. Design Rumi Matsui. Sound Gareth Fry. Lighting Paul Anderson. Costume Christina Cunningham. Music Honjo Hidetaro. Performer Kaho Aso. Performer Songha Cho. Performer Eri Fukatsu. Performer Honjoh Hidetaro. Performer Kentaro Mizuki. Performer Yasuyo Mochizuki. Performer Yoshi Oida. Performer Keitoku Takata. Performer Ryoko Tateishi. Performer Junko Uchida.
4 Nov 10 to 13 Nov 10Barbican Centre, West End :: V371
listing details L0363778150

T1558945112

Producer Bite09. Producer Complicite. Producer Setagaya Public Theatre Tokyo. Director Simon McBurney. Design Merle Hensel. Design Rumi Matsui. Sound Gareth Fry. Lighting Paul Anderson. Costume Christina Cunningham. Music Hidetaro Honjo. Performer Kaho Aso. Performer Eri Fukatsu. Performer Yasuyo Mochizuki. Performer Ryoko Tateishi. Performer Junko Uchida. Performer Songha Cho. Performer Kentaro Mizuki. Performer Honjoh Hidetaro. Performer Nigoshichi Shimouma. Performer Keitoku Takata.
30 Jan 09 to 21 Feb 09Barbican Centre, West End :: V371
listing details L238785946

© Dynamic Listing Ltd, UK
1995-2020
PRIVACY and GDPR
Tickets by SeatChoice
Listings powered by Dynamic Listing Ltd
Multidomain certificate installed
Developed and Maintained by RMJIold

Cookies in Use