The program is held in Toga, Toyama, where the company has been based since 1976. The program teaches the basic physicality and ideas of the Suzuki Method of Actor Training, conceived by Tadashi Suzuki and SCOT. The program also includes observation of SCOT training and rehearsals, viewing of Suzuki-related films, and participation in discussions. Participants will experience Toga’s unique environment for creating theatre during their stay.
Training will be conducted by SCOT members, under the direction of Tadashi Suzuki. The main languages used are English and Japanese.
Dates for the 2023 program are:
March 12 (Sun) Arrive in Toga
March 26 (Sun) Depart Toga
Tuition for the program is 100,000 JPY, which covers room and board while in Toga. Participants are also responsible for their international air travel to Japan, and domestic transportation to Toga.
If you are willing to commit yourself to an intensive training workshop in Toga, please contact us at email@example.com to receive an application form. The application deadline is December 25, 2022. We will send acceptance notifications by January 15, 2023.
Please note that the Suzuki Toga Camp is designed for actors and directors who wish to learn the training, not for those who plan to teach it.