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This show has now closed, please visit our London Shows page for a full list of current productions.

About the Show Less...

East and West collide in a startling new version of this classic Noh play. Read More >

Ignited by a sudden act of violence, Nakamitsu must take a choice: love versus honour. From the shadows of a seedy underworld, his story unfolds.

Winner of The Gate Theatre and Oberon Books Translation Award 2006.


Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 24/05/2007

Closing Night: 16/06/2007

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Cast & Creative


Director - Jonathan Munby & Michael Ashcroft

Designer - Mike Britton

Lighting Designer - Hartley T A Kemp

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