Opening: January 13 – 14, from 19:00
Where: BACC Bangkok Art and Culture Center, Studio 4th Floor, 939 Rama 1 Rd, Pathum Wan, Bangkok 10330
Ahead of Shuji Onodera’s free, two-day mime and physical movement workshop at Thong Lor Art Space between 16 -17 January – Company Derashinera is set to perform a piece directed by Shuji Onodera at Bangkok’s BACC from 13-14 January. Tickets are 500 Baht for general entrance and 200 Baht for students.
Held in partnership with The Japan Foundation and the Bangkok Art and Culture Center, the piece will be a unique physical theater-like performance, combining mime, contemporary dance, ballet, butoh, acting and more.
Shuji Onodera is a renowned movement artist, having trained at the Mime Institute of Japan. He went on to head the Performance Theatre Water and Oil company, winning The Herald Angel Award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2001. His group has performed in twenty-two cities in nine overseas countries and in twenty-two cities in Japan. Following the disbandment of Performance Theatre Water and Oil, he established Company Derashinera in 2007.