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David Furumoto

Expert on traditional Japanese theater and other Asian theater forms

Associate professor, theatre and drama; director, University Theatre School of Education Work: 608-265-2723 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Traditional Japanese theater forms, such as Kabuki, Kyogen, Noh, Bunraku, as well as classical Japanese dance
  • Other Asian theater, such as Chinese opera, Kathakali
  • Professional Scottish bagpipe player


  • Crown Prince Akihito scholar
  • Professional title in Japanese classical dance performance
  • Los Angeles Backstage Garland Award in choreography and performance