2007
NEW YORK
BUTOH FESTIVAL


Japan Society / Theater for the New City / Cave Performance Series
Noguchi Museum /

November 13-18 (Tuesday-Sunday)
CAVE
58 Grand Street
Brooklyn, New York 11211
718.388.6780
Emerging U.S. Artists Series and Festival Benefit
CAVE opens up its performance space to twelve U.S.-based performers inspired by or trained in butoh. Four separate programs will provide a platform for emerging local and national performers to be seen within the context of a larger, international movement. This series will be opened by special international guest Atsushi Takenouchi and closed with a poignant solo by renowned master Yukio Waguri as a festival Benefit.

Tickets: $15/ $18 online at www.smartTix.com, by check www.caveartspace.org or RSVP@caveartspace.org, or by calling 212-561-9529


November 13 (Tuesday) 8:00pm
SKIN: Improvisation #1 Atsushi Takenouchi

Special international guest improvisation

ATSUSHI TAKENUCHI joined Hoppo-Butoh-ha in Hokkaido, Japan in 1980. He has been developing his own “Jinen Butoh” since 1986, touring and teaching extensively throughout Japan, Eastern and Western Europe, Asia and Australia. His work is concerned with universal expressions of nature, earth, and ancient life.

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November 14 (Wednesday) and 17 (Saturday)
8:00pm (Wed) / 2:00pm (Sat)

Ariane Anthony
Rachel Finan
Leigh Evans

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November 15 (Thursday) and 18 (Sunday)
8:00pm (Thurs) / 2:00pm (Sun)

Vangeline Theater
Mei-Be Whatever
Amos Pinhasi

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November 16 (Friday) and 17 (Saturday)
7:00pm (Fri) / 5:00pm (Sat)

Parker Pracjek
Zack Fuller
Irem Calikusu

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November 16 (Friday) and 18 (Sunday)
9:00pm (Fri) / 4pm (Sun)

Celeste Hastings
Erin Kelly
Tanya Calamoneri

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November 17 (SATURDAY)
8:00 pm

Festival Benefit Performance with Yukio Waguri

Join us for this rare and intimate solo by the legendary Yukio Waguri. All funds go directly to pay travel fees for our international artists.

Beer generously provided by Kirin.