[ << Back to previous page ]
Index > S/s > Showko
Performance | Traditional Japanese Performance   (VIC)
Showko is a highly skilled ventriloquist and professional Rakugo performer who has delighted audiences on the world stage for over 20 years. She was trained by a Rakugo master for many years after which she received her stage name ”Showko Shoufukutei”. Rakugo is a 400yr old form of traditional Japanese entertainment where the artist kneels on a cushion and delivers a comic story acting all the characters by herself with the aid of two traditional props, a fan and handkerchief.

Based in London, Osaka, Tokyo and now Australia, Showko has performed Internationally at theaters and festivals such as the Edinburgh Fringe, Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Brighton Fringe, many Sister City Festivals in Australia, Adelaide Festival Centre, and the National Bunraku Theatre and Hanjotei Rakugo Theater in Japan.

Now together with her ventriloquist skills and “larger than life” team of puppets she delivers her surreal Ventriloquist Comedy Theatre and Rakugo storytelling across Australia performing at festivals, theaters and events for adults, families and children.
Website: www.show-ko.com
Email: info@show-ko.com
Links: Facebook
Video link 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TKDc99WW3FU
Video link 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aIFvSUdzGYg&feature=youtu.be
Mobile: 0401 850 830