November 7-9 2013
Orpheum Annex Theatre
823 Seymour St, 2nd Floor V6B 5J3 Vancouver, BC, Canada
MEDEA 六條 Based on Euripides’Greek sragedy Adapted by Yayoi Hirano & Peter Hall Interpreted through the world of Noh Theatre.
Concept & Director: Yayoi Hirano Choreography & Dramaturgy: Paraskevas Terazakis Choreographer: Yayoi Hirano Performers: YAYOI, Peter Hall, Donna Yamamoto, Tomoko Hanawa, Eri MacGregor, Shizuka Kai, and Misako Woodall Chanters: Mieko Usijima, Mieko Isogai, Shoko Okurano, Junko Hayashi, Yoshiho Hara, Aya Akiyama, and Noriko Tidball Music Director & Piano: Sara Davis Buechner Shakuhachi: Minoru Yamamoto Set Designer: Shizuka Kai Costume Designer: Yayoi Hirano, Fumiko Horan, and Naoko Yonekura Jewellery Artist: Su Foster, Simone Richmond, and Patsy Kay Kolesar Lighting Designer: Gerald King Puppet Designer: Hitoshi Okamoto Photographer: Yukiko Onley Poster & Ad Designer: Studio HAZUKI Production:
YAYOI THEATRE MOVEMENT Society Patron: Consulate General of Japan Supported by Canada Council for the Arts, BRITISH COLUMBIA ARTS COUNCIL, Vancouver foundation, CITY OF VANCOUVER, The Hamber Foundation, escapes.ca, National Association of Japanese Canadians, and Vancouver Shinpo Japanese Newspaper
Photo credits: Yukiko Onley