1: “My Song Project” 2021 image
Akira Takayama (Theatre Director, Artist)
Born 1969 in Saitama City. Takayama serves as theatre director and directs theater unit PortB. Going beyond existing forms of theater with installations, tours, performances, and social experiment projects using the city, his activities held across the globe intervene with the urban environment and society. In recent years, he has expanded his practice towards collaborating with other fields such as art, literature, tourism, architecture, and urban research. Takayama attempts to cultivate the potential in combining theatrical ideas with a variety of genres.