April 14-17, Black Stripe Theater will present the acclaimed documentary playSEVEN.
SEVEN tells the true
stories of seven women who bravely fought for the well-being of women,
families, and children around the globe: in Russia, protecting women from domestic violence; in Cambodia, rescuing girls from human trafficking; in Guatemala, giving voice to the poor; in Afghanistan, empowering rural women; in Nigeria and Pakistan, fighting for women’s education and rights; and in NorthernIreland, promoting peace and equality.
SEVEN will be directed by Rachel Walzer and produced by Sarajean Rossitto.
Introduction meeting and auditions for production crew and actors:
Sunday January 10th: 5:30pm~ 9:30pm Akasaka Civic Center, Meeting room 1, on the 4th floor
Friday January 15th: 6:00 ~ 9:30pm Akasaka Civic Center, Meeting room 2, on the 4th floor
We are looking for:
· At least 7 women actors from various backgrounds and of various ages.
Non-native English speakers who are comfortable communicating in
English are most welcome.
· Various artists including singers, dancers, musicians etc.
· A production team to help backstage with hair, costumes, & performance support.
· A management and promotion team to help with ticket sales, PR,
outreach & marketing to embassies, universities and international
organizations as well as the general public.
TIP Second Stage and Neptune Theatre Companypresent The GOAT or Who is Sylvia?
The tale of an architect, Martin, his wife Stevie, and their son Billy,
whose lives crumble when Martin has an extramarital affair. By showing a
family in crisis, Albee challenges the audience to question their own
moral judgment and taboos. Ed Gilmartin, Julie Sweum, Ian Martin, and
Martin Leroux star in this tragicomedy about love, power and
Jan 21 (Thurs) 7:30pm
Jan 22nd (Fri) 7:30pm
Jan 23rd (Sat) 1:30pm & 7:30pm
Jan 24th (Sun) 1:30pm & 7:30pm
In By The Hour, performers Andrew Woolner and Naoe
Kawamoto explore the domestic sex industry as it exists in Yokohama and
the surrounding region. This show, created in rehearsal, will attempt
an unbiased look at the industry, those involved directly and
indirectly, and public perceptions of sex work. The show, designed to be
accessible to a mixed-language audience, will be presented in a mix of
Japanese and English.
By the Houris presented as part of the TPAM (Performing Arts m
Meeting in Yokohama) festival showcase. http://www.tpam.or.jp/
TIP will present the Japan premiere of THE LANGUAGE ARCHIVE
by Julia Cho, directed by Brian Berdanier. Winner of the 2009-2010
Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, THE LANGUAGE ARCHIVE is a quirky, but
stunningly well-written story of love, language, and everything in
Polaris Project Japan | Program Officer
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Degree Preferred: MA; BA required
Type: Full Time
Salary: 3,000,000～3,500,000yen/year dependent on experience and qualifications
Start Date: Available immediately
Languages Required: English, Japanese Position Description: Polaris Project is an internationally recognized organization headquartered in the United States that has been working to combat human trafficking and modern-day slavery since 2002. Polaris Project Japan (PPJ) is a registered independent nonprofit located in Japan whose operations began in 2004.This position would be employed by Polaris Project Japan exclusively and would be located in the Tokyo. PPJ is one of the only nonprofit organizations working to fight human trafficking in Japan. Polaris Project has operated a local office in Tokyo, Japan since 2004. This office – Polaris Project Japan (PPJ) – is currently seeking a Program Officer, who will be primarily responsible for our public commu…
April 14-17, Black Stripe Theater will present the
acclaimed documentary playSEVEN @ Sangubashi
Transmission Theater SEVENWritten
byPaula Cizmar, Catherine Filloux, Gail Kriegel, Carol K. Mack, Ruth Margraff,
Anna Deavere Smith and Susan YankowitzSEVEN tells the true stories of seven women who
bravely fought for the well-being of women, families, and children around the
globe: in Russia, protecting women from domestic violence; in Cambodia,
rescuing girls from human trafficking; in Guatemala, giving voice to the
poor; in Afghanistan, empowering rural women; in Nigeria and Pakistan,
fighting for women’s education and rights; and in NorthernIreland,
promoting peace and equality.SEVEN
will be directed by Rachel Walzer and produced by
Sarajean Rossitto. Performances:
April 14 (Thurs) 7:30pm
April 15 (Fri) 7:30pm
April 16 (Sat) 2:00pm & 7:30pm
April 17 (Sun) 2:00pm & 7:30pm
Tickets - minimum donation per person * 3500 yen – for all reservations and
payments made before April 1 4000 …
April 16, Wesley Center, 4:30pm.
DAJ Teach-In on the Environment.
Three panelists - a
scientist, environmental consultant, and environmental educator, all DAJ
members - will discuss climate change, environmental policy, and tips
on political and personal action to help bring about political change.
More info here: https://www.facebook.com/events/279809495782145/