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Puppetry, video projection and electronic sound combine in this intriguing collaboration between theatre artist and puppeteer Basil Twist and master musician Yumiko Tanaka. Read More >

Puppetry, video projection and electronic sound combine in this intriguing collaboration between theatre artist and puppeteer Basil Twist and master musician Yumiko Tanaka.

Inspired by the Japanese art of creating beautiful illusions through perspective, Dogugaeshi features more than 100 handpainted gilt and paper panels that unfold, revolve and slide, to reveal images from both ancient and contemporary Japan.

Dogugaeshi is suitable for theatregoers aged 10 and older.

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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 28/01/2015

Closing Night: 31/01/2015

Running time: 1h

Security note: For your comfort and security, you may be subject to additional checks on your visit to London theatres. Please contact the venue for more information.

Cast & Creative

Creative

Director - Basil Twist

Lighting Designer - Andrew Hill

Sound - Greg Duffin

Author - Conceived by Basil Twist

Music By - Yumiko Tanaka

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