US Butoh Training Opportunities – Fall 2016

Here’s a list of upcoming butoh training opportunities in the United States this fall.

New York City

9/18: Body Sculpting Workshop with Takao Kawaguchi, Japan Society

9/25: Butoh as Ghostly Practice – Workshop with Jacquelyn Marie Shannon

9/29 – 10/2: Noguchi Gymnastics Workshop with Mari Osanai, NY Butoh Institute

10/4 – 10/6: Body Weather Training with Sherwood Chen, CAVE

10/11 – 10/21: Butoh Improvisation with Yuko Kaseki, CAVE

10/14 – 10/15: Ren Gyo Soh Fall Workshop, The Ume Group School of Physical Theatre

11/17 – 11/120: Butoh Workshop with Katsura Kan, NY Butoh Institute


Sundays, 6pm – 8pm: Community Butoh Class with Vangeline, NY Butoh Institute

Wednesdays, 8pm – 10pm: LEIMAY Community Class (butoh-influenced), CAVE

Fridays, 10am – 11:30am: LEIMAY Ensemble Open Class (butoh-influenced), CAVE


9/11 – 10/30: Subbody Resonance Butoh Workshop, Heart of Tao Resonance Art


8/19 – 9/30: (((waver)) project: Open Workshops with Carole McCurdy (butoh-influenced)

9/10 – 9/13: Tadashi Endo – Workshop, Outerspace

11/19 – 11/20: Butoh with a Hip Hop Bent, @REUNION


Sundays, 12pm – 2pm: Butoh Body Weekly Classes, Outerspace


San Francisco / Oakland, California

10/6 – 10/10: Noguchi Taiso (water body movement) with Mari Osanai, inkBoat

12/4: inkBoat Master Class with Shinichi, UC Berkeley (open to public)


Humboldt County, California

10/15 – River Bank Dance Workshop with Jordan Rosin

Know of any other opportunities?  Leave info and a link in the comments below.

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