Psycho-drama mystery tests Tani's 'pop' principles

Stage Mar 18, 2015

Psycho-drama mystery tests Tani's 'pop' principles

by Nobuko Tanaka

"Probably nobody ever got involved with theater the way I did," Kenichi Tani said with a laugh, explaining that because his teachers at school were "really boring" he set his sights on becoming an interesting teacher in the future. "So I often skipped classes to ...

Nagatsuka probes into Pinter's 'Betrayal'

Stage Sep 10, 2014

Nagatsuka probes into Pinter's 'Betrayal'

by Nobuko Tanaka

"During the 2010 Tokyo run of my play 'Anti-clockwise Wonderland,' I held a reading workshop of 'Betrayal.' That set me thinking I'd like to act one of the men in the love-triangle drama. So now at last I find myself doing that — and ...