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Theater in Japan

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Alternate title:Theater in Japan yesterday and today
Summary:This program explores the cultural debate within Japan regarding traditional forms of theater and more contemporary theater and avant-garde performing arts. Includes interviews with many Japanese playwrights, intercut with portions of theater performances.
In English and Japanese with English subtitles.
Provider:Koninck Projects (Firm)
Arts Council of Great Britain
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Theater Japan
Theater Japan History
Street theater Japan
Kabuki Japan
Performing arts Japan
Japanese poetry 20th century
Japanese drama History and criticism
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Asian Studies
Japan
Performing Arts
Theater
Collection:Films@UM
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