Event Yasukichi Murakami: Through a Distant Lens
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Venue Brown's Mart Theatre, Darwin, NT
Umbrella Event Darwin Festival 2014
First Date 19 August 2014
Opening Date 19 August 2014
Last Date 20 August 2014
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description Japanese photographer, entrepreneur and inventor Yasukichi Murakami was the talk of the town in the 1930s. He lived the high life with Darwin's elite, photographing everyone and anything until the outbreak of the Second World War saw he and his family, like all Japanese in Australia, interned as enemy aliens. Murakami's photographs were impounded and subsequently lost.
Description Source Website
Primary Genre Other
Secondary Genre Multimedia
Subjects Australia
Name Function Notes
Terumi Narushima Composer
Mayu Kanamori Creator
Malcolm Blaylock Director
Jane Bodie Dramaturg
Yuji Sone Dramaturg
Luiz Pampolha Lighting Designer
Terumi Narushima Musician
Kuni Hashimoto Performer
Arisa Yura Performer
Annette Shun Wah Producer
Terumi Narushima Sound Designer
Mic Gruchy Visual Director
Mayu Kanamori Writer
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Programme Darwin Festival
Event Identifier 110230