Sneak Peak! Announcing Initial Festival Lineup

April 25, 2017

Kyoto Experiment: Kyoto International Performing Arts Festival 2017
Announcing Initial Festival Lineup

The main program of the festival comprises approximately 12 productions from around the world, including the following artists and companies from China, South Korea, Germany, Brazil, and Japan.

Official Program (correct as of April 25th, 2017):

Teppei Kaneuji (visual art, theater)
Based in Kyoto

Sun Xiaoxing (theater)
Based in Beijing, China

Park Minhee (performance)
Based in Seoul, South Korea

Naoko Tanaka (dance)
Based in Berlin, Germany

Heiner Goebbels / Ensemble Modern (music theater)
Based in Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Takuya Murakawa (theater)
Based in Kyoto

Yudai Kamisato / Okazaki Art Theatre (theater)
Based in Kawasaki, Yokohama / Tokyo

Marcelo Evelin / Demolition Incorporada (dance)
Based in Teresina, Brazil

researchlight (research project)
Planning: dot architects + UMA/design farm
Based in Osaka

- Further information on the lineup and festival programs will be announced in late May.

Kyoto Experiment: Kyoto International Performing Arts Festival 2017
Dates: October 14 – November 5, 2017 (23 days)
Venues: ROHM Theatre Kyoto, Kyoto Art Center, Kyoto Art Theater Shunjuza, Kyoto Prefectural Citizens’ Hall ALTI, and other locations

Organized by: Kyoto International Performing Arts Festival Executive Committee [Kyoto City, ROHM Theatre Kyoto (Kyoto City Music Art Cultural Promoting Foundation), Kyoto Art Center (Kyoto Arts and Culture Foundation), Kyoto Performing Arts Center at Kyoto University of Art and Design]

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