PuppetXchange: Arts of Puppetry from Japan and the Philippines

 

 

PRESENTED BY:

Cultural Center of the Philippines and the

Japan Foundation, Manila

 

 

DATE/ TIME/ VENUE:

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 | 3:00 PM & 8:00 PM

Tanghalang Aurelio Tolentino (CCP Little Theater)

  

 

DESCRIPTION:

Bunraku is one of the traditional theater arts of Japan and the only one that involves puppets. Here is a glimpse of the puppet tradition that will surely amaze you with its stories. The Bunraku lecture and demonstration will also involve the presentation of the developing puppet tradition of the Philippines by Teatrong Mulat.

 

The lecture and demonstration on Bunraku will be performed by the Ningyojoruri Bunrakuza while the lecture on Philippine and demonstration on Philippine puppetry will be performed by Teatrong Mulat Pilipinas (MULAT Theater). This event is part of the commemoration of 60 years of Philippines-Japan Friendship and the 20th Anniversary of the Japan Foundation, Manila.

 

 

TICKET INFORMATION:

Admission is FREE on a FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED BASIS.