The Temple of the Golden Pavilion

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Performing Arts

Jul 201121 Jul 201124

Rose Theater (Lincoln Center)
Broadway at 60th Street
New York, New York, 10023
United States

Part of the Lincoln Center Festival. Fresh from its highly successful world premiere in Yokohama, The Temple of the Golden Pavilion is a stunning tale of the power of beauty and its corruption of the mind of a young monk, Mizoguchi, who becomes obsessed with beauty’s destruction. Taking as its basis the classic Japanese novel Kinkakuji by the late Yukio Mishima, one of 20th-century Japan’s best recognized and most renowned authors, this groundbreaking play paints an intensely personal picture of Japan in the very troubled time surrounding World War II.

 

APA_Institute . Last modified Jul 19 2011 6:53 p.m.


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