This festival was launched in 2009 when the name of the Tokyo International Arts Festival being organized since 2002 by the non-profit organization Arts Network Japan (ANJ) was renamed Festival/Tokyo and its programs revamped. The first holding was in the spring of 2009 and since the second holding it has been held in the autumn. The Program Director from 2009 to 2013 was Chiaki Soma, who presented festival programs including creation and performance of original domestic and foreign works, performances in public spaces and active encouragement of audience participatory theater, etc. From 2014, Sachio Ichimura serves as the head of the new Director’s Committee.
|festival name :||Festival/Tokyo (F/T)|
|venue :||Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre, Owlspot Theatre, Theater Green, TRAM-PAL Otsuka, Shopping streets in Toshima, etc.|
|period :||2019.10.5 -> 2019.11.10|