TAO: Drum Heart is an internationally-acclaimed performance of percussion artists. TAO’s modern, high-energy action showcases the ancient art of Japanese drumming have transfixed audiences worldwide.
Combining highly physical, large-scale drumming with contemporary costumes, precise choreography, and innovative visuals, the performers of TAO: Drum Heart tells a beautiful story will captivate you and leave you “wowed.” And now DRUM TAO has been expanding worldwide and played over 22 countries, 400 cities with 6.5 million spectators.
With this worldwide achievement and over 200 shows/year in Japan, TAO received “The 6th Japan Tourism Agency Commissioner’s Awards” from Japan Tourism Agency and “Outstanding Cultural Contribution” from Oita prefecture. TAO has been rewriting the whole story of traditional Japanese Drum and it proudly stays one and only and yet the greatest of all Japanese Drum Performers in Japan.
“The highly acclaimed debut of DRUM TAO in Broadway will represent not only Japanese entertainment but Japan itself.” – Newsweek
“Supernaturally fit and superbly trained… Stunning… Fully deserving of the standing ovation that the company receives.” – Herald
“Extraordinarily talented percussion artists,and they’re seductive, alluring performers.” – Chicago Tribune
“You’ll regret for your life if you miss this.” – The CENTRAL NEWS AGENCY