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Ko Murobushi

After studying under Tatsumi Hijikata in the late 1960's, Murobushi gave up dance to become a wandering monk in the Yamabushi tradition. He returned from his ascetic life in the mountains and co-founded the performance group Dai Rakuda Kan together with Akaji Maro in 1970.

In 1972, Murobushi co-founded the all-female company Ariadone with with Carlotta Ikeda,.

Location

  • Göttingen, Germany

Website

www.komurobushi.com

Artist Interview (Nov 1, 2011)

http://performingarts.jp/E/art_interview/1109/1.html

Relationship to other butoh artists