Butoh Medea ENCORE   Bestseller 

Performed by YokkoJapan

Thu 9/17 7:30pm*Mon 10/12 9:00pm*Sat 11/21 7:30pm

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

Using the Japanese dance form Butoh and an adapted text, Yokko brings the spirit of Medea to life. This fusion of Eastern dance and Western drama puts the audience inside Medea’s dark and desperate struggle. Trapped in the underworld, she is forever cursed to relive her tragic journey through love, hate, and ultimate loss. Director: Brian Rhinehart. Text & Adaptation: Sean Michael Welch. Lighting Design: Derek Van Heel. Costume Design: Deepsikha Chatterjee. Co-Choreographer: Jordan Rosin. Show image by Vanessa Teran. Recommended for: theatre community, butoh community, ethnic community (Japanese). Links: show, artist, video, review, related.

2015 United Solo is the world’s largest solo theatre festival, currently in its 6th season. 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.  
*The ENCORE tag is used to indicate the productions of returning artists and companies who have successfully performed at the Festival in past years.