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The Crane Maiden
The Crane Maiden 2012


“To reward the Japanese man who saved its life, a crane brings the old man and his wife a daughter, happiness, and wealth until their curiosity spoils their good fortune” 

The Crane Maiden is a full-length narrative work choreographed and directed by Will Tuckett. It’s commissioners the Kanagawa Arts Theatre present the work as a collaboration between British and Japanese-based performers.

“There are times when we must accept the mystery of a person.



Company: Kanagawa Arts Theatre, Japan
Choreographer / Director: Will Tuckett
Role: The Wife
With new music by Paul Englishby and text by Alasdair Middleton


Kanagawa Arts Theatre, Japan (2012)