Taketeru Kudo Butoh Workshop
Tuesday 1 September 2015, 14:00-16:00
Workshop by Taeteru Kudo, butoh dancer. Limited to 20 participants.
Born in 1967 in Tokyo. A graduate of the department of French literature at Keio University. Initially he focused his activities on stage acting, but changed his path after his first encounter with butoh dance. He traveledto the United States and studied butoh under Koichi Tamano. After appearing in works by Yukio Waguri, he began solo performance in 1992. From 1995 to 1998 he was a member of Sankai Juku. He played a large role in the opening and development of studio Asbestos-kan,contributing with dance as well as choreography. Recently he regularly performs and holds workshops worldwide. In 2005 he received a prize from Dance Critic Association Award for his solo work “Akimegusa". He also won a Golden Mask award in Russia for playing the main role of "Full Moon" in 2011_2013.