Awarded the Best Director Prize at the first Toga Director’s Competition
This award was the catalyst for the Uzume Theater to expand its activities on a national scale.
Written by Kunio Kishida
Directed by Peter Goessner
July 2000 Awarded the Best Director Prize at the first Toga Director Contest (Toga Village, Toyama Prefecture)
The 9th performance: December 14(Thu) ~ 17(Sun), 2000
At Shokakuji Temple (Kurosaki, Yahatanishi-ku, Kitakyushu City)
July 7 (Fri.) and 8 (Sat.), 2001 “Ajiwai no Seikatsu Bunka Kan” (Tagawa City, Fukuoka Prefecture)
July 13-14, 2001 Cafe Teatro Abierto (Asaminami-ku, Hiroshima City)
– Director’s Message –
This is a story of newly married couples.In the original text there are a wife and a husband.I created another female as the true voice of young wife,meaning that the wife was played by two actresses. This interpretation of the text was highly rated,and received the first prize for best theater direction in Toga 2000.
Uzume Archive, Part 3: From “Godot” to “Between Balloons