Butoh Medea ENCORE   Bestseller 

Adapted, Choreographed and Performed by YokkoJapan

Thu 10/30 7:30pm*Fri 11/21 6:00pm

drama, tragedy, dance, movement, classic, 60 min.

Using the Japanese dance of Butoh and an adapted text, Yokko tells the story of Medea. This fusion of Western drama and Eastern dance takes the audience into Medea’s spirit, seeing the world she is drawn into, where love, hate, despair and the struggle between her humanity and her inhumanity take hold. Co-Adapter: Sean Michael Welch. Co-Choreographer: Jordan Rosin. Costume Design: Deepsikah Chatterjee. Lighting Design: Derek Van Heel. Stage Manager: Blair Hotchner. Associate Director: Brian Rhinehart. Photo by Vanessa Teran. Recommended for: adults, elderly, theatre community, ethnic community (Japanese). Links: show, artist.

2014 United Solo, the world’s largest solo theatre festival, celebrates its 5th anniversary season and its dynamic expansion in scope and popularity. All shows are staged at Theatre Row: 410 West 42nd Street, New York City. TICKETS, with a price of $19.25 (including a $1.25 theatre restoration charge) are available at the Theatre Row Box Office and online through Telecharge at www.telecharge.com. You may also call Telecharge at 212-239-6200. When placing your reservation, please provide: the FESTIVAL name (United Solo Theatre Festival), the name of THEATRE (Theatre Row – The Studio Theatre), and the specific DAY and TIME of SHOW you would like to see.  
*If you are interested in purchasing tickets for a SOLD-OUT performance, check with the Theatre Row Box Office on the day of the show. Should there be any last-minute returns, tickets will become available on a first-come, first-served basis.

*The ENCORE tag marks productions with solo artists who performed successfully at the Festival in the past and came back to perform two shows this year.