NINAGAWA Shakespeare Memorial Symposium
in London

On October 6, a symposium on the internationally-acclaimed theatre director Yukio Ninagawa was held at the Embassy of Japan in the United Kingdom. Organized by Waseda University’s Tsubouchi Memorial Theatre Museum and the University of Birmingham’s Shakespeare Institute, the Ninagawa Shakespeare Memorial Symposium was held to mark the occasion of “NINAGAWA Macbeth” being staged at the Barbican Theatre. Waseda University’s International Office, Collaborative Research Centre for Theatre and Film Arts, and the Top Global University Project’s Global Japanese Studies Model Unit also took part as co-organizers.