Nameless Theatre Presents William Shakespeare’s Othello

Nameless Theatre Presents William Shakespeare’s Othello (in English language with Japanese subtitles)  Powerful, influential and successful, Othello is an entrepreneur at the peak of his powers. But as the “green-eyed monster” slowly convinces him of the infidelity of his wife Desdemona, his…

KPB Theatre Presents The Boxer

The Boxer Jolo Travesti, a struggling boxer, confronts the demons from his past as he, Desi, a runaway from the streets, and his ageing manager, Jimmy, prepare for the match that will either end Jolo’s career or make him the…

Birth of a Twitter trend: the story behind #gaijinconfessionfriday

Last week, a simple hashtag kicked off an outpouring of guilt and humor on Twitter from Japan’s foreign residents. ———————————————————- Birth of a Twitter trend: the story behind #gaijinconfessionfriday Original Source: The Japan Times Birth of a Twitter trend: the…

Gifu cops: Woman stabbed husband to death

GIFU (TR) – Gifu Prefectural Police have arrested a 74-year-old woman in the stabbing death of her husband at the residence they share in Minokamo City, reports TV Asahi (Apr. 13). At around 11:40 p.m. on Wednesday, Hideko Terai allegedly used a…

Oita cops: Man lived in attic of park toilet for years

Police found food, clothing and magazines in 92-square-meter space […] ———————————————————- Oita cops: Man lived in attic of park toilet for years Original Source: Tokyo Reporter Oita cops: Man lived in attic of park toilet for years

Chinese women wanted over damage to Meiji Jingu

Shrine buildings damaged in at least 15 locations with an oil-like liquid […] ———————————————————- Chinese women wanted over damage to Meiji Jingu Original Source: Tokyo Reporter Chinese women wanted over damage to Meiji Jingu