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An actress, Junko Yuko, plays alone with Taro Okamoto's mother, Kanoko, "Letter to Taro"

TARO OKAMOTO MUSEUM of ART Date: 2020.03.29
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「Junko Yui alone "Letter to Taro"」

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This is a related event of the permanent exhibition "Taro Okamoto" Holy Family "" held at the Taro Okamoto Museum of Art, Kawasaki City (Friday, January 17-Sunday, April 12).

On March 29 (Sun), a solo play "Letter to Taro" will be held. A number of letters from Mother and Son to Son Taro. Based on these, actress Yujuno plays Kanako Okamoto.

Junko Yui alone "Letter to Taro"
[Date] March 29 (Sun) @ 15: 00-15: 30/17: 30-18: 30
[Venue] Permanent Exhibition Room, Taro Okamoto Museum of Art, Kawasaki
[Appearance and script] Junko Yui (actress and director)
①Free (admission required / General: ¥ 700, high school / college students, 65 years old and over ¥ 500, junior high school students and under free)
② ¥ 500 (as event participation fee / no separate viewing fee)
[Inquiry] 044-900-9898 (Taro Okamoto Museum of Art, Kawasaki City)
※ ② is a performance after the museum is closed.
* You can also see the performance of ② with the admission ticket on the day.

    The Municipal Museum of Art opened in 1999, three years after the death of Taro Okamoto, a leading Japanese artist in the 20th century. 1779 works donated to Kawasaki City by Taro Okamoto are on display. Various events such as special exhibitions, permanent exhibitions, museum tours and workshops are also held.

    Speaking of the symbol tower of the Taro Okamoto Museum, "Mother's Tower" is 30 meters high. Based on a prototype created with the image of "the strength of a giant tree deeply rooted in the earth", "the gentleness of a plump and plump mother", and "the eternal life burning to the heavens", faithful to the intention of Taro Okamoto Reproduced and produced.

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