“The Cat and the Moon” at Kobe Gakuin University, Japan

World premiere of a Kyogen performance of “The Cat and the Moon”, translated by Professor Tetsuro Sano, Kobe Gakuin 10 November.

Professional kyogen actor, Kaoru Matsumoto directed a performance of “The Cat and the Moon using professional kyogen actors—Masakuni Shigeyama as a blind beggar, Shigeru Shigeyama as a lamed beggar and Senzaburo Shigeyama as Saint.  The premier performance was carried out in a hall/auditorium of Kobe Gakuin University.

http://yeats2015.com/performance-of-japanese-kyogen-style-the-cat-and-the-moon/

http://www.kobegakuin.ac.jp/english/

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