Rachael Merritt

For Rachael Merritt's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

'Disturbance' gives a voice to victims of domestic violence

Stage Jun 26, 2019

'Disturbance' gives a voice to victims of domestic violence

Standing alone, high up on the balcony of the Musicasa theater in Tokyo, the character of Jane — a wife, mother and a victim of domestic abuse — leaves a red analog phone with a coiled cable hanging over the balustrade. "That's a bit of ...