Born January 1st 1948 in Tokyo. Trained at English National Opera Stage Design Course (Post Graduate), graduated 1976 in London. Vice- president of OISTAT Japan Center. Work with primary companies Toho (film and theatre company), National Theatre (Japan), Kiyama Theatre Company and etc.. A few highlights of my designs are " Tempest" 1985~86 directed by Gordon Macdougall in UK and Canada, "Kwaidan" 1998~2001 directed by Ping Chong in USA, UK and Japan, awarded "Citation of Excellence in the Art of Puppetry by UNIMA~USA. "Barefoot Gen" 1996~2012 produced by Kiyoshi Kiyama in Japan, USA, Poland, Russian, Korea. "Shock" 2000~2017 directed by Johnny H Kitagawa in Japan.
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BUNRAKU Puppet Theatre Company and National Theatre
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Japanese National Theatre
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Kanitiro Takemoto ( puppeter, Puppet Advicer )