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Noh and Kyogen Demonstration at Western Addition Public Library

  • SF Public Library, Western Addition Branch 1550 Scott Street San Francisco, CA, 94115 United States (map)

Join us on May 21, from 2-3 pm for Noh-Kyogen Now!
In this lively and informative lecture/demonstration, performers from San Francisco based non-profit theatre company Theatre of Yugen will introduce the history, precise physical actions, costumes and characters of the Noh and Kyogen stage, where mime, gesture and story combine to bring the world of feudal period Japan to life. Theatre of Yugen artists will demonstrate how actors use their bodies in conjunction with voice and imagination to create the total theatrical landscape of the play. 

Earlier Event: May 21
The SF Clown School
Later Event: May 26
May Kyogen Mayhem