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, as well as the participation in theatre lectures and 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 2019 program are:
July 21 (Sun) Arrive in Toga
August 4 (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 firstname.lastname@example.org to receive an application form. The application deadline is March 31, 2019. We will send acceptance notifications by the end of April.
Please note that the Suzuki Toga Summer Camp is designed for actors and directors who wish to learn the training, not for people who plan to teach it.
We would also like to announce that the 9th Theatre Olympics will take place in Toga from Aug. 23 – Sept. 23, 2019. You can find further information about this event on the website: https://www.theatre-oly.org/
Suzuki Company of Toga