The Theater of Kobo AbeBook - 1996
Kobo Abe (1924-93) author of Women in the Dunes, The Box Man, Inter Ice Age Nine and The Ark Sakura led Japanese fiction in a new and original direction. Abe was also active as a playwright and a director, and from 1969 to 1980 he headed his own theatre company, the Abe Studio. In those years he produced and directed many plays, including such seminal works as Fake Fish, The Ghost is Here and The Little Elephant is Dead. In addition to performing in Tokyo, Abe's troupe toured the United States and Europe, and his plays have been produced by companies around the world.
Publisher: New York : Weatherhill, 1996.
Characteristics: 189 pages :,illustrations ;,23 cm.