Maiko Bae Yamamoto and Minoru Yamamoto are featured in the Georgia Straight.
Check out Big on Japan –
an article about fusion contempoary art with cultural traditions.
Minoru came to Vancouver in 1970 from Yokohama. His daughter Maiko has been burning up the small theatre Vancouver arts scene by co-founding boca del lupo and writing creations such as Empty Orchestra and many others.
Here's a message from collaborator actor/creator Adrienne Wong:
Replacement and the Powell Street Festival present six new works of
theatre for the tiny stage. BOX THEATRE is a series of one-person shows
for a one-person audience, featuring BOX SPRING by Adrienne Wong,
BALLOT BOX by Spencer Herbert, CHATTER BOX by Camille Gingras, ULTRA
BOX/TOY BOX by Kris Nelson, IDIOT BOX by James Long and MATCH BOX by
Maiko Bae Yamamoto. Using a combination of text, tiny props, and a
little magic, actor and audience share the most intimate of performance
experiences inside a theatre that is a small box worn on the actor‚s
Times are – Saturday 4:30 – 6:30 in the firehall
12- 2 at Oppenheimer Park (400 Powell)
See the Georgia Straight Arts Section for more info
I've attached a flyer.
**For a sneak peak come to 68 water street (the office) we are doing something of a dress rehearsal tonight.