Jessica Bowers

In Review Stage Reviews
Tenri Cultural Institute 2018 Review – Emily Bronte: Through Life and Death, A Chainless Soul: A Fitting Celebration Of Bronte’s Genius
To celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Emily Bronte, the Tenri Cultural Institute world premiered “Emily Bronte: Through Life and Death, A Chainless Soul,” composed by Akemi Naito. Naito’s work was presented within the “Healing” exhibition of visual artist Toshihiro Sakuma, which gave a minimal but deeply-meaningful surrounding for the performance to unfold. With a background projection of tumultuous rain at the beginning, which gave way to the…