Category: Blog

Book Review by Maria the Millennial: Aesop’s Fables•「イソップ物語」

Today we have a book review from Maria The Millennial for NP’s Aesop’s Fables Easy Bilingual Reader •「イソップ物語」やさしいバイリンガル読本!

Book Review by NikoNiko Sensei: Aesop’s Fables•「イソップ物語」

NikoNiko Sensei (ニコニコ先生) just posted a review of our Aesop’s Fables Easy Bilingual Reader •「イソップ物語」やさしいバイリンガル読本!

STAGE MANAGER•ステージマネージャー

早速、本日のブログのテーマですが、『わが町』の中でステージを取り仕切る人物、ステージマネージャー(舞台監督)(以下、ステージマネージャー)についてです。

The theme of the blog today is…STAGE MANAGER!! He manages Our Town on stage of course…but have you ever met a character like STAGE MANAGER who expresses what will happen next or who he/she is on stage??

チャリティーショーケース•Charity Showcase 2020 Wrap Up

第1回恒例チャリティーショーケースは子供達と保護者の方々を始め多くの人々からのご理解ご協力のおかげで大成功を収めることができました。

Our first annual Charity Showcase was a long time in the making and a big hit with kids and parents!

Thornton Wilder•ソーントン・ワイルダー

今日は、とても良いお知らせを皆様にお届けできることを、大変嬉しく思います。名古屋プレイヤーズ、そして『わが町』のキャストとプロダクションのチームは、来年、2021年6月12日(土)及び13日(日)の公演に向けて、遂に活動を再開致しました!!これからもこのブログを通じて、『わが町』についての興味深く、そしてお役に立てる情報をお伝えできるよう頑張りますので、是非ともお付き合いください。

It is my great pleasure to give you an exciting announcement about Our Town and Nagoya Players today. Nagoya Players’ Our Town Cast & Crew has finally reunited and restarted the production. We’re getting ready to perform on June 12-13, 2021!! I am also back with the production and so excited to tell you a lot more interesting and useful information about the show through the blog!!

New Novel! “Chizawa Bay”

Nagoya Players is thrilled to announce a new novel by our Creative Director Shawn Mahler, Chizawa Bay, As Ugly As I Am. The novel is a humorous collection of stories involving the fisherfolk and farmers from the small, fictional, seaside…

Aesop’s Fables Slideshow, Chubu Walkathon 2019

Nagoya Players are big fans of the Chubu Walkathon and the incredible efforts they make to raise money every year for a variety of charities in Aichi, Japan. In 2019 NP was invited to perform live at the Walkathon where…

NP Podcast Ep. 01, Interview with Malcolm Duff

The Nagoya Players Podcast has a very special guest for our inaugural episode, Mr. Malcolm Duff. Malcolm was a member of the Players during their formative years and started working with the group in 1978. Malcolm’s career in Japan has…

Production History in Japan•『わが町』日本における上演の歴史

早速、『わが町』の簡単なあらすじとテーマについてご紹介します!『わが町』は3幕による構成の演目で、それぞれ1幕ごとにテーマがあります。第1幕は「日常生活」、第2幕は「恋愛」、第3幕は「死」となっています
Let’s talk about the history of Our Town and its themes! Our Town is performed in three acts and each act has a theme. Life for the first act, Love for the second act and Death for the third act.