POHRC organizes and participates in projects relating to the work of ankoku butoh founder, Hijikata Tatsumi, with the aim of promoting international discussion and exchange.  

Celebrating the 30 Year Anniversary of Hijikata's Death in Akita: June, July, August, 2015

03 Feb 2015

2016 will mark 30 years since the death of Butoh founder, Hijikata Tatsumi. In celebration of his memory a number of butoh events will be organized in his hometown Akita, starting in June, 2015.

1) June 4-7, 2015, Akita City

Performance and Workshop with Kanazawa Butoh-kan (Yamamoto Moe & Shirasaka Kei)

2) July 2-5, 2015, Akita City

Performance and Workshop with Natsu Nakajima

3) August 20-27, Oga City

New Perspectives on Hijikata's Ankoku Butoh Workshop and Performance-Demonstration with Waguri Yukio, SU-EN