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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.

DESCRIPTION

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 FRACEJ@uw.edu

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

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