Part of FringeNYC: We'll take you to the pre Samurai world. The world of Onis, which are Japanese ogres. Onis with a human heart or a human turned to an Oni... Be lost in the beautiful Japanese old world with wonderful Kimono costumes. More…
Categories: Musical/Opera, Drama, International. From Musical Company OZmate. Written, directed and choreographed by Naoko Tsujii, Music & Lyrics by Naoko Tsujii, Translated by Hiromi Zeppieri.
See it if you like asian drama. Female playing male roles, interesting idea. Entertaining enough but not as entertaining as I wanted. Great costume
Don't see it if you don't like subtitles (though imo not a problem). Bit slow, bit long. could fall asleep in hot theater
See it if You're looking for a unique experience or if you're an anime fan. At times the show feels like live action anime.
Don't see it if You're not prepared for a show with subtitles. It's all I'm Japanese with a subtitles board giving English translations.
See it if You enjoy singing, dancing, and legends! The drumming was a thrill to see and hear!
Don't see it if You don't want to read subtitles. I didn't read them and I understood just fine.
See it if You enjoy Japanese culture, supporting an all female troupe, gorgeous costumes, performances full of emotion. Beautifully done.
Don't see it if You have no soul.
See it if You're really into Japanese culture and history (even though this more like a folklore)
Don't see it if You're expecting a great performance because it's nothing like a American broadway play & you have to read subtitles. Sorry (not sorry).
See it if If you are interested in Japanese mythology and women-only performance. If you like to think about humanity underneath of everyday life.
Don't see it if If you don't want to live and think outside of the box.
See it if ...you are open-minded and curious about musical theater from other cultures.
Don't see it if ...you are locked into the opinion that the only theater worth seeing is the same old stuff they keep showing on Broadway.
See it if You like Musicals, Japanese theater, folklore stories, or you just have a heartbeat. Go see it! it's good, bring water the theater's hot.
Don't see it if don't see it if you're lame.
See it if You enjoy folklore of different cultures, watching beautiful choreography and seeing Kabuki and Noh theatre styles brought to modern life.
Don't see it if You don't like musicals, or you are not a fan of sur-titled theatre.
See it if You enjoy mythology and parables. Definitely also if you want to try something different and appreciate Japanese culture.
Don't see it if you don't understand Japanese and have no patience with subtitles.
See it if Interested in Japanese musical and fantasy at the same time. The costumes are very original and also the story line too
Don't see it if Small theater shows. Reading subtitles.
See it if Love japanese culture. Love musicals. Can deal with reading subtitles. Love stories of feudal japan. Love original performances.
Don't see it if You don't like reading subtitles. You don't like musicals. Don't like quaint theatrical performances. You cannot sit for an hour plus.