Category Archives: Costume Workshop

News and information about our costume workshops.

Dressing the Student

Contributed by David Surtasky Photographs by David Surtasky Japanese Textiles and the Art of Sculpting Kimono, Theatre Nohgaku’s Costume Workshop, June 2014 (Pt. 5) The below gallery is a collection of photographs of the process of dressing a noh actor … Continue reading

Posted in Costume Workshop, Workshops | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dressing the Actor

Contributed by David Surtasky Photographs by David Surtasky Japanese Textiles and the Art of Sculpting Kimono, Theatre Nohgaku’s Costume Workshop, June 2014 (Pt. 4) The below gallery is a series of (more or less) sequential photographs of the process of … Continue reading

Posted in Costume Workshop, Workshops | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

一期一会

Contributed by David Surtasky Photographs by David Surtasky Japanese Textiles and the Art of Sculpting Kimono, Theatre Nohgaku’s Costume Workshop, June 2014 (Pt. 3) Having been permitted the opportunity to experience noh both as performer and observer for a number … Continue reading

Posted in Costume Workshop, Workshops | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Learning to Stand

Contributed by John Oglevee Photographs by David Surtasky Japanese Textiles and the Art of Sculpting Kimono, Theatre Nohgaku’s Costume Workshop June 15 2014, Fukuyama component So goes another successful “kneeling” as I emerge from working backstage at the Oshima Noh … Continue reading

Posted in Costume Workshop, Workshops | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Structure and Substance

Contributed by John Oglevee Photographs by David Surtasky Japanese Textiles and the Art of Sculpting Kimono, Theatre Nohgaku’s Costume Workshop, June 2014 What is it that we wear? Each time we dress, we are entering a kind of costume. We … Continue reading

Posted in Costume Workshop, Workshops | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wearing the Earth

Contributed by David Surtasky Photographs by David Surtasky Japanese Textiles and the Art of Sculpting Kimono, Theatre Nohgaku’s Costume Workshop (Pt.1) From a distance the pattern isn’t clear, only on close examination is the detail apparent. This theme is resonant … Continue reading

Posted in Costume Workshop, Workshops | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

2014 Workshop Season

Since 2003 Theatre Nohgaku has hosted workshops for poets, playwrights and other writers, as well as musicians and performance artists to help them better understand Japanese noh and to assist them in using noh in their own artistic pursuits. We … Continue reading

Posted in Costume Workshop, Music Workshop, Workshops, Writer's Workshop | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment