E073: “Puzzle Creature” by Neon Dance

Photo by Ayumi Yanagi


About the artwork

A theatrical production drawing inspiration from the world of Shusaku Arakawa and Madeline Gins, produced by an internationally-acclaimed dance company. Referring to Helen Keller, who is the source of Arakawa and Gins’ creation, dancers intensively use both Japanese and English sign language in this performance. In addition, three-dimensional music, lighting, and apparatuses stimulate the audience’s physical sensations and weave a language of words that make no sense. Anyone in the audience no matter their background can “feel” the production, leading to communication and exchange between the audience and the performers.


Artwork no. E073
Production year 2018
Opening hours September 15th-16th (Sat, Sun)
18:00- (Doors open at 17:30)
Admission All prices include taxes
Adult JPY2500 / Advance purchase JPY2000 / ETAT2018 passport holders JPY2300 / Children age between 7 and 18 JPY1000
Area Tsunan
Village Kamigo
Venue Echigo-Tsumari Kamigo Clove Theatre (7-3 Kamigo Miyanohara, Nakauonuma gun, Tsunan-town, Niigata)
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