A Think & A Drink Thursday, January 19, 7 pm Enjoy a special opening-night performance by chelfitsch/Toshiki Okada. Before the show, receive a personal introduction by Ben van Lierop, Executive Director of the Japan America Society of Minnesota. After the show, have a drink with the artists and curators at the Balcony Bar.
Theater: Dark, distinctively Japanese humor from this Tokyo theater phenomena pervades Hot Pepper, Air Conditioner, and the Farewell Speech, a trio of visually striking and quirky tales about alienated office temps.
Theater: The lives of four young Argentines unfold on a turntable set in the funny, poignant, and fast-paced play by the Buenos Aires-based Pensotti, El Pasado es un Animal Grotesco (The Past is a Grotesque Animal).