Purpose of the residency
Jiangsu Kun Opera Theatre Troup, with acquiring classic Kun skill, has done collaborative work with different types of theatre to develop and success tradition. For young generation of Kun Opera Theatre Troup, this creative program "The Spirits Play" with Kun, Noh and contemporary theatre performers gives us a chance to consider an origin of the Theatre, thorough Kun Opera skills and expression which we have learned so far. I hope this opportunity will helps to understand Japanese Noh and Contemporary theatre and create new piece with Kun tradition.
Plan during the residency
1. Workshop with Noh masters and Contemporary Theatre Performers
2. Observing Japanese Theatre Performances
3. Rehearsala and Performance for "The Spirits Play"