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Thursday, August 5, 2010

"The Wise Man of Nyokodo" — Staged Reading of Noh Play about the Bombing of Nagasaki, Aug. 7th & 8th, NYC

From Yumi Tanaka of the NY Peace Film Festival and the first (appointed in July) "Nagasaki Peace Correspondent":

"The Wise Man of Nyokodo"

-A Japanese Style Noh play in English-


Commemorating the 65th Anniversary

of the bombing of Nagasaki.


-A testament to the transforming power of sharing our stories together-

Based on an imagined meeting in Nagasaki Cathedral between the famous

Catholic peace activist, Dr. Takashi Nagai, and the Pilot of the Bock’s car,

Charles Sweeney, years after the dropping of the bomb.


August 7th and 8th at 7pm at Interborough Repertory Theater


154 Christopher St., 3rd Floor, buzzer 3B


Staged reading with accompaniment by the Japanese music ensemble Wafoo


Followed by a brief discussion of the play and issues around the bombing.


Sponsored by NY Peace Film Festival and Interborough Repertory Theater (IRT)


For reservations and information call (917) 969-8698


Written and Directed by Casey Groves


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皆様

また8月がやってきました。

NY平和映画祭がIRTシアターと共催にて長崎原爆投下65周年を祈念し、長崎原爆と永井隆博士のお話を英語能シアターで朗読します。「核のない世界」を目指し、少しずつ世界が動いて来ました。どうぞこの機会に原爆とは、戦争とは、命とはと考えてみて下さい。

朗読: The Wise man of Nyokodo 
日時: 8月7日(土)・8日(日) 午後7時〜
入場: 無料

要予約: (917) 969-8698

*如己堂(にょこどう)とは戦後永井博士が住んでいた住居であり、聖書の「己の如く人を愛せよ」と名付けられました。

お友達とお誘いあわせの上、お越しいただけますようお願い申し上げます。

タナカ有美
NY平和映画祭
長崎平和特派員(認定第1号)

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