A Certain Kind of Energy

Dancing modern anxiety

Authored by: Shibusawa Tatsuhiko , Robert Ono

The Routledge Companion to Butoh Performance

Print publication date:  August  2018
Online publication date:  September  2018

Print ISBN: 9781138691094
eBook ISBN: 9781315536132
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Hijikata Tatsumi is a dancer. He calls himself a dancer of ankoku buyō. 1 After hosting three dance recitals in Daiichi Seimei Hall, another one in Sōgetsu Hall, and having organized the “Leda Association” three years ago, which was a mysterious nocturnal gathering, he has already become a legendary figure.

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