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Kyogen Dance/Drama Workshop with Prof. Julie Iezzi, University of Hawaii

WHEN:Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, 2 – 3:30 p.m.


Julie Iezzi is Professor of Theatre at the University of Hawaii. She will lead a workshop for students on modern approaches to a 600-year old Japanese theater form called kyōgen. Often referred to as a comical theater of words, kyōgen has at its core a variety of musical styles incorporated over centuries, and movement types ranging from the mimetic to the abstract.

Space limited to 30. To participate, please contact Prof. Jeffrey Frace at

Iezzi will also be giving a presentation with SAM as part of the Saturday University lecture series the following day on December 1. See SAM Gardner Center calendar for details.

CAMPUS LOCATION: Hutchinson Hall (HUT)

ROOM: Studio 202

EVENT SPONSORS: Seattle Art Museum Gardner Center for Asian Art and Ideas
UW Japan Studies Program