When we talk about North American Theatre,
our attention tends to be drawn to Broadway,
However, Broadway is not the only North American
Across Canada and the United States
there exists a number of regional and alternative
that produce interesting stages of high artistic
Maple Leaf Theatre has been established by Toyoshi (Yoshi) Yoshihara,
an award-winning play-script translator,
and Takehisa (Tak) Kaiyama,
a veteran stage director of 40 year's experience,
to introduce Canadian and American contemporary
plays hitherto unbeknown in Japan
to Japanese Theatre Professionals and Audiences.
Since its inception in 2000
Maple Leaf Theatre has presented ten productions
as shown in the "PAST PRODUCTIONS"
Also, Maple Leaf Theatre has in its inventory
more than 60 Canadian, American and British
translated into Japanese by Toyoshi Yoshihara.
Most of them can be made available for productions
by outside theatre companies for a fee.
For further details, please see the following