1 February 2019
The second Getting to Noh event of 2019 was a student performance workshop with the BA Acting Students at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. The students were fortunate to be able to work with the Between the Stones Creative Team: Richard Emmert, Teruhisa and Kinue Oshima at the invitation of Kenneth Rea.
The students worked on basic kata (movement patterns) and utai (chant) as well as some drum call patterns. They made good progress given the amount of time available and appeared to understand and benefit a great deal from the three-hour workshop. Dr Kenneth Rea who worked with us to arrange this workshop for the students wrote: