“See you on-line” — How Coronavirus Has Impacted Traditional Japanese Theater

Beng Choo LIM
December 3, 2020 19:00 ~ 20:30
Tencent Conference ID:753 109 242

2020 has seen the ravaging effects of COVID19 pandemic in many aspects of our lives. In this presentation Associate Professor Lim Beng Choo will discuss the various online activities that Japanese traditional theater companies have engaged in while confronting the challenges brought by the pandemic such as theatre closure. She will elaborate some of the strategies of theatre companies have used to continue to perform, and the implications of these strategies for the theatrical genres, practitioners, audiences and the traditional performance industry.

The talk will be given in Mandarin.