Tuesday, May 6, 2008
Performing Arts Network Japan
Performing Arts Network Japan is a site dedicated to disseminating information about the contemporary performing arts market in Japan. They also have an eye on the international scene and monthly highlight presenters from around the globe. They have also recently published an English edition of Theater in Japan: An Overview of Performing Arts and Artists. Consisting of two parts, the first presents commentary on the latest developments in the contemporary performing arts scene and the second focuses on the small-theatre dramas. This month they interview playwright, Shiro Maeda, winner of the 52nd annual Kishida Drama Award.