2010 Cultural Medal recipient
|Born||October 15, 1935|
|Died||May 12, 2016 (aged 80)|
Yukio Ninagawa (蜷川 幸雄, Ninagawa Yukio, October 15, 1935 – May 12, 2016) was a Japanese theatre director. He was known for his Japanese language productions of Shakespeare plays and Greek tragedies. He has directed Hamlet differently eight times. He also directed Titus Andronicus, Coriolanus and Macbeth. He was also a movie director. He directed the 2003 movie Ao no Honō.
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- Yukio Ninagawa, masterful director of Shakespeare, dies aged 80 The Guardian, 12 May 2016.
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