AJF Priority Area: Society and Culture
Country location: Australia, Japan
Grantee: Terrapin Puppet Theatre Limited
In May and June 2020, Terrapin and Aichi Arts Centre will work with Australian and Japanese artists to perform and tour You and Me and The Space Between in Japan. During this period Terrapin and the Aichi Arts Centre will also begin collaboration on a new work for families to be presented in English and Japanese. This work will be written by Australian playwright Finegan Kruckermeyer, will be developed in Japan and Australia, and will involve both Japanese and Australian artists in a cross-cultural collaboration. The finished work will be presented in Japan and Australia, before touring to other territories internationally.
Japan presentations/tour of You and Me and the Space Between, Tokyo, Aichi province, 14 to 24 May 2020
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Australia-Japan Foundation grant: $26,000