Past Event

Moritoshi's Report / Atsumori's Departure and Atsumori's Death

May 18, 2022
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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A live virtual event

Moritoshi's Report / Atsumori's Departure and Atsumori's Death: a sequence of two cart puppet plays derived from the Japanese epic Tales of the Heike. Performed by the Hachioji Kuruma Ningyo The Koryu Nishikawa Troupe (cart puppetry company) of Japan. Online screening followed by a Q&A with Koryu Nishikawa V, in conversation with Claudia Orenstein (Hunter College), Elizabeth Oyler (University of Pittsburgh), and John Bell (Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry, University of Connecticut).

 Online Screening and Q&A with the puppeteer

Contact Information

Jo Ann Cavallo