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Voice Actors’ Live Stage 2012

16 September 2012 (Sun) Open18:00 / Start18:30
Shinobazu Pond Waterside Music Hall 

Voice Actors' Live Stage 2012
Program
The ever-popular yearly Voice Actors’ Live Stage event is back, and this year it’s all about Charles Chaplin! Enjoy the Japan premiere screening of “A Thief Catcher” and related talk event. In addition, catch live voiceover performances of two films making their SHITA COME debut. Michio Hazama, Masako Nozawa, Norio Wakamoto, and Koichi Yamadera make up an all-star cast of voice actors that is sure bring out the comedy and sorrow of Chaplin’s films.

"A Thief Catcher"
(1914/U.S./8min)
Director & Cast:Charles Chaplin
Guest:Hiroyuki Ohno, Michio Hazama, Masako Nozawa, Norio Wakamoto, Koichi Yamadera
Musical instrument performance:Kimitaka Kogo, Anna Kawashima
This elusive Chaplin film comes to Japan for the first time! Hiroyuki Ohno (chairman of the Chaplin Society of Japan) and the all-star voiceover cast discuss the charm of Chaplin.
A Thief Catcher
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"The Cure"
(1917/U.S./24min)
Director:Charles Chaplin
Cast:Charles Chaplin, Edna Purviance
Voice Performance:Michio Hazama, Masako Nozawa, Norio Wakamoto, Aruno Tahara, Masao Komaya, Kazuhiro Imamura, Tatsuya Tomizawa
Chaplin comes to a health spa bubbling with miracle-working water, that is said to help alcoholics quit drinking. Chaplin sneaks in alcohol into the spa, but is quickly found out by the manager. But what happens when the manager takes the alcohol and hurls it straight into the miraculous spa waters...?
The Cure
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"One A.M. "
(1916/U.S./26min)
Director:Charles Chaplin
Cast:Charles Chaplin, Albert Austin
Voice Performance:Koichi Yamadera
In this one-man show, Chaplin returns home intoxicated and alone, and finds himself caught up in crazy hijinks in his home that wind up with him falling asleep in the bathroom.
One A.M.
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