New Music Festival–Japanese Noh theatre meets opera and film.
Hosokawa tackles the harrowing Gothic poem by Edgar Allan Poe in a mesmerizing psychodrama.
with Krisztina Szabó, mezzo-soprano
Futari Shizuka tells the tale of a young refugee lost at sea, embodied by a 12th century courtesan, Lady Shizuka – one of the most known figures in Japanese history.
with Xin Wang, soprano and
Ryoko Aoki, Noh singer/dancer
Walter Hall, 80 Queen’s Park
Produced by Toronto New Music Projects and Wallace Halladay with support from the Jackman Humanities Institute Program for the Arts.