A poetic exploration of the ill-fated friendship between Confederate General Lewis Armistead and Union General Winfield Hancock and the unseen wounds of war.
Featuring violin, harmonica, mixed chorus and drums, Gettysburg seamlessly blends Japanese and Western musical traditions to create an entirely new audience experience.
ABOUT JAPANESE NOH
Noh, one of the oldest continuously performed stage arts, combines highly stylized dance, chant, music, mask and costume with intense inner concentration and physical discipline resulting in a uniquely powerful theatrical experience. Theatre Nohgaku’s mission is to share noh’s beauty and power with English- speaking audiences through the creation of new works that transcend the boundaries of culture and language.