Special Section: Theatre in Japan
Land of the Rising Sun
Rooted in tradition while branching into the future, Japanese theatre is making new converts, at home and abroad.
By Cindy Sibilsky
Japanese Theatre, Know Yourself
Some artists are going beyond fan-driven escapism to do serious, probing work. Might this be Japan's ticket to the world?
By Nobuko Tanaka
Bugs, Bots, and Ghosts
Non-human theatre both provokes and comforts in a post-Fukushima world.
By Kyoko Iwaki
Gardens VS. Walls
A 3-theatre co-production of Karen Zacarias's Native Gardens sparks dialogue about border disputes and neighborly conduct.
By Maggie Gilroy
From the Executive Director
Japan in the House
By Teresa Eyring
How Japanese artists are staging manga and anime
The post-human theatre of Chile's Manuela Infante