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NAKAMITSU
On from 24 May 2007 till 16 Jun 2007
Gate Theatre
by Benjamin Yeoh
Genre(s): Drama

About: NAKAMITSU

The Gate Theatre presents NAKAMITSU in a new version by Benjamin Yeoh.

Ignited by a sudden act of violence, Nakamitsu must make a choice: love versus honour. From the shadows of a seedy underworld, his story unfolds. East and West collide in a startling new version of this classic Noh play, often attributed to Zeami. Benjamin Yeoh’s adaptation of Nakamitsu is a modern ensemble piece performed with live music by Ansuman Biswas.

Nakamitsu is winner of the Gate Theatre & Oberon Books Translation Award 2006.

This award was set up to encourage and reward the vital contribution translation and adaptation makes to international theatre. The judges for the 2006 award were Samuel Adamson (playwright and translator), Penny Black (playwright and translator), Jack Bradley (former literary manager of the National Theatre), Simon Callow (actor, writer, director), Christopher Hampton (director, writer and translator), Nell Leyshon (playwright), and Jatinder Verma (Artistic Director of Tara Arts).

Directed by Jonathan Munby & Michael Ashcroft
Design by Mike Britton
Lighting by Hartley T A Kemp
Sound by Paul Arditti
Music composed and performed by Ansuman Biswas

Cast: Peter Bankole, Matthew Burgess, Richard Clews & Daniel Williams

BOOK TICKETS ON 020 7229 0706

Monday-Thursday @ 7.30pm
Friday @ 7pm & 9pm
Saturday @ 5pm & 7.30pm
Captioned performance Tuesday 12 June

(Please note: 25 May @ 7pm only, 26 May @ 7.30pm only)

Tickets £15, £10 Concessions (students/over 60's/equity/unemployed – subject to availability)

HAPPY MONDAYS
Come to the Gate on Monday night and pay whatever you can afford. Happy Monday tickets cannot be booked and are available on a first-come-first-served basis for the first 20 tickets sold on the door.

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