Kabuki Dance Recital by Bandō Kotoji and Nishizaki Sakurako–October 6, 2010, 7PM Barnes Hall
The program will include selections from the dance pieces Sanbasō, Kyō no shiki, a Tadanobu dance from the Yoshinoyama scene of the kabuki play Yoshitsune senbon zakura. Two of the pieces will be performed in costume, with the others performed as su-odori (in formal kimono without make-up, wig, or hand props).
Workshop: October 7, 2010, 1:30-3:30PM Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts
Mr. Mura Naoya (Bandō Kotoji) will lead a workshop demonstrating some of the fundamental techniques of dance in the kabuki theatre.