CENTENNIAL EVENT Kazuo Ohno 101: Three-Week Butoh Parade

October 9, 2007
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In celebration of the 101st birthday of Kazuo Ohno, one of the legends of the butoh movement, Japan Society dives into Japan’s major contribution to the arts in the 20th century: butoh. Japanese star butoh pioneers and emerging U.S.-based artists are brought together under this three-week extravaganza. Kazuo Ohno 101 is a benchmark event that tracks the trajectory of the revolutionary butoh movement into the 21st century.  Programs include:

Kochuten + Akaji Maro (Oct. 9, 10, 12, 13)
Eiko & Koma with Margaret Leng Tan  (October 18-20)
Akira Kasai Butoh America (October 25-27)
U.S. Butoh Marathon + Yoshito Ohno (October 27)

Butoh Pass (includes tickets to one performance for each of the programs + Birthday Party): $113/$97 Japan Society members.  For the Butoh Pass, please call the Box Office at (212) 715-1258.

Main Event Tickets: $35/$30 Japan Society members

U.S. Butoh Marathon Tickets: $15/$12 Japan Society members

Birthday Party on October 27 at 9 pm FREE with ticket stub from any Butoh Parade Main Event.

Presented in association with the 3rd CAVE New York Butoh Festival.

  • October 9, 2007 – October 27, 2007