About

Interdisciplinary artist, scholar, educator, and curator active in dance, theatre, performance, media and photography. My solo, ensemble and visual works have been presented in 15 countries throughout Asia, Europe and North America. Michael’s recent tours include…(more)

Performance & Media

Current projects:
MuNK
Nikkei-Chan
George/Michael (work in progress)


Writing

An Empty Room: Butoh Performance and the Social Body in Crisis (book forthcoming from Wesleyan University Press)

Empire of Prisons: Reading Roland Barthes and Hijikata Tatsumi in the animus of laughter

MuNK: Loving the Non-Alien (in Global Performance Studies 3.1)

Photo: Cedric Arnold