APAF – Asian Performing Arts Forum 2018 takes place as a part of Tokyo Festival 2018.
APAF – ASIAN PERFORMING ARTS FORUM 2018
Programme 1 Creation for International Collaboration
9 Nov (Fri) – 11 Nov (Sun) 2018 (TBD)
A short piece which was created in the workshop last year with the theme “makeup” is developed to the full-size piece and presented.
29 Oct (Mon) – 12 Nov (Mon) 2018
（Presentations：9 Nov（Fri）、10 Nov（Sat）2018（TBD））
Artists across Asia gather in Japan and co-create short theatre pieces in about 1-week workshop and present them.
6 Nov (Tue) – 12 Nov (Mon) 2018
Participants, most of whom are active in the performing arts in Japan and other Asian Countries, reside in Tokyo for the duration of the Tokyo Festival. This program is designed to develop personnel and activities in a wide range of sectors contributing to the future of the performing arts field. The process is achieved through input (performing viewing, lectures, and fieldwork) and output (speeches and discussion.) On the final day there is a public presentation.
The information below is 2017’s.
APAF – ASIAN PERFORMING ARTS FORUM 2017
The short pieces created last year with the theme “make up” are developed, polished as a full size pieces.
It is a programme for young artists in Asia to gather in to create something new. Three teams will create 15 minutes short pieces with the theme “Makeup.”
This programme focuses on deepening the understanding of international collaboration and exchange by taking a close look at the process of creating theatre works for “APAF-Workshop for International Collaboration,” which aims to discover and foster the new talent for the next generation of performing arts. This program also focuses what develops from where we are now.