Program for "Hyakkaryoran":
Homage to Kazuo Ohno at 100
"Hyakkaryoran," gala performance to celebrate Kazuo Ohno’s 100th birthday, held on January 27th and 28th , 2007, was a great success with 22 performers from in and outside of Japan. This is the program for the occaison.
Texts are in English, Italian and Japanese.
It includes short commentaries on Kazuo Ohno by each performer such as Carla Fracci from Italy and Ushio Amagatsu from Sankaijuku, essays by Dr. Eugenia Casini Ropa, the professor of Bologna University which has Kazuo Ohno Archive, and by Nobuo Tsuji, the art historian, a cartoon on Kazuo (!) and photographs.
It is just more than a program!
Photos by William Klein, Eiko Hosoe, Arici Graziano ,Tatsuya Shiratani, Enrico
di Luigi, Corrado Maria Falsini
Essays by Nobuo Tsuji, Eugenia Casini Ropa, Masako Numano
Italian translation by Istituto Italiano di Cultura
Supported by Shiseido