As in soccer, so on stage. Japan-Korea collaboration (or is it Korea-Japan collaboration?) is happening all over.

Just days after the start of the World Cup finals, co-hosted by the two countries, “Across the River” at Tokyo’s New National Theater teams talent from both sides in a co-production first mooted 2 1/2 years ago by Tamiya Kuriyama, the NNT’s artistic director.

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