Category Archives: Kocho

Japan Arts Connection LAB interviews me

Here you can read an  interview with me about Noh posted on the Japan Arts Connection Lab website. Make sure to like the Fisher Ensemble facebook page to follow an exciting new project (related to the interview) in the works… And here’s a video about another Noh-based project, Kocho.

Tour Manager Position

The Fisher Ensemble is in the exciting initial stages of organizing a European tour in our upcoming season, and is seeking a touring manager who will be in charge of: Venues: seeking out and securing performance venues in each city on the tour Budget: assisting in creating budget Fundraising: assisting in finding venues, foundations, and […]

Info about Kocho

Info about Kocho

Includes a downloadble brochure, score, & soundtrack

About Benjamin Mosse (Director – Kocho)

Benjamin Mosse has directed over 50 plays in the States and internationally, including the New York debut at La MaMa E.T.C. of Manjula Padmanabhan’s HARVEST and of Saviana Stanescu’s Innovative Theatre Award winning WAXING WEST, which subsequently performed at the Sibiu International Theater Festival, Teatrul ACT in Bucharest, and the Dramalabbet in Stockholm. He has […]

Kocho – the full video

Learn more about our production of Kocho…

It takes a metropolis

What a year it’s been for the Fisher Ensemble!  We have taken a huge step forward this year, and I feel very grateful for The talents of Seattle’s April KOCHO, especially Christy Fisher (choreographer & director), Jeremiah Cawley (music director), Shawna Avinger, Danya Clevenger, Daniel Brylow, Jeremiah Cawley, and Kathea Yarnell (vocalists), Esther Sugai (flute), […]

Support the Fisher Ensemble!

The Fisher Ensemble is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that is dedicated to nurturing new, risk-taking art at a time when the arts face unprecedented challenges.  We need and appreciate your support! All donations go toward: a feature-length film, MAGDA G a music-theater piece KOCHO, which was recently premiered in New York City to critical acclaim […]

Kocho Video Excerpt – Kocho Arrives; the Monk and Kocho Meet

Based on the Japanese Noh play of the same name, KOCHO (“butterfly”) tells the story of a wandering Priest who meets a butterfly and “liberates” it by letting it dance under the plum blossom. As he does in many of his operas, Garrett Fisher explores themes of identity. In his Kocho, Fisher has created three […]

Christmas Ships and a Fisher Ensemble Performance!

Join the Fisher Ensemble for cocktails, heavy appetizers, an intimate performance and a chance to get to know the ensemble. When: Saturday, December 17 at 4 PMWhere: Private residence in Madison Park (Seattle)Who: You and your spouse/partner/friend/music lover Ticket Options: 1 Person $100.00 USD Couple $180.00 USD  All proceeds benefit the Fisher Ensemble, a non-profit 501c3 organization, and […]

Kocho the video

Learn more about KOCHO… Read our recent press…