ⓘ Theatre of Yugen


ⓘ Theatre of Yugen

Theatre of Yugen is a non-profit theater company based in San Francisco, California, that specializes in bringing Japanese performing arts to American audiences. Theatre of Yugen in its 34th season was founded in 1978 by founder and director Yuriko Doi. The troupe centers its production efforts on creating works of world theater influenced by the classical Japanese dramatic forms of Noh and Kyogen.

The experimental ensemble theatre of Yugen features artists from North America, Europe and Asia, who are trained in the field of traditional Japanese Noh and Kyogen forms. Current ensemble members include Sheila Berotti, Sheila Devitt, Karen Marek, Jubilith Moore, Lluis Valls, and Steven Siegel.

The theater vision of the founder of Yugen this was to expose American audiences to the 600-year forms Noh and Kyogen-style theatre. This concept to this day the troupe which still has a Foundation in Japanese Noh drama and Kyogen Comedy to create works of world theater to develop original material and exploring dramatic and literary classics.

In addition to his theatrical works, theatre of Yugen continued his education at the American audience and the support of his community through youth and adult trainings and workshops, artist programs residency, festivals and school performances. Home theater Yugen in San Francisco at NOHspace, a 50-seat theatre space early in the project Artaud complex is located in the mission area of San Francisco. In addition to working in theatre of Yugen, NOHspace are also other coves and world performers.

  • former founding artistic director of Theatre of Yugen San Francisco, California Doi specializes in the fusion of traditional Japanese dramatic arts
  • sabi the beauty of natural patina and aging and yūgen profound grace and subtlety These ideals, and others, underpin much of Japanese cultural
  • Bielawa, of the Tenderloin Opera Company in San Francisco and also an artistic associate of San Francisco s Theatre of Yugen He is a co - founder of the RAT
  • Japanese Noh Theatre x 3D Live Theatre YUGEN The Hidden Beauty of Japan In 2018, he directed YUGEN The Hidden Beauty of Japan at the Royal Opera of Versailles
  • following theatres Joe Goode Annex - performance space for the Joe Goode Performance Group 401 Alabama Street NOHSpace - host of Theatre of Yugen 2840
  • TEMPVS, David Cunningham Projects Gallery, SF 2009 Ashe, Theatre of Yugen SF 2000 Cir, Museum of Exotica, SF 2000 Cir, Luscombe Gallery, SF 1999 Light
  • beauty of the flower of youth, which passes with time, while true hana is the flower of creating and sharing perfect beauty through performance. Yūgen 幽玄
  • intricate, allusive, and subtle style inherited from Zeami which convolved yūgen with influences from Zen Buddhism his Zen master was Ikkyū and Kegon.
  • in the original documentary. He was impressed by the music, particularly Yugen s Becchime which he called astounding Lynch said that the DVD is
  • Notable works include Autobiography, Tree of Codes, Atomos, FAR, UNDANCE, Entity, Company Wayne McGregor Yugen Multiverse, Obsidian Tear, Woolf Works
  • riversschoolconservatory.org. A Chamber Opera Based on Haiku is Coming to the Theatre of Yugen therehearsalstudio.blogspot.com. Music Compositions World Premiere