The Green Table 2017 by choreographer Toshiko Oka
Kurt Jooss’s anti-war masterpiece, The Green Table was created in 1932 when people felt the threat of the coming war. Choreographer Toshiko Oka tries to re-create Jooss’s work without eyes which experienced the original piece and time. In general, how could we inherit the original dance work and communicate it to the contemporary audience? The Green Table 2017 is a research project that seeks into the possibility to inherit dance piece beyond time in the first place.