• SHARE

In a residential area close to the bright lights and buzz of Shibuya, a fascinating theatrical experiment is taking place at the Agora Theater in Tokyo.

Not only an experiment in contemporary drama, but also one in cultural exchange, “Eclipse” is further evidence of Japanese companies’ growing interaction with the foreign drama world. This interchange is not only producing large-scale, 1,000-capacity ballet, opera and drama programs, but is also functioning at a more individual level between young dramatists.

Unable to view this article?

This could be due to a conflict with your ad-blocking or security software.

Please add japantimes.co.jp and piano.io to your list of allowed sites.

If this does not resolve the issue or you are unable to add the domains to your allowlist, please see out this support page.

We humbly apologize for the inconvenience.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.

SUBSCRIBE NOW

PHOTO GALLERY (CLICK TO ENLARGE)