About Us

This is who we are!

Season 1

In Season 1, we read Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë.

Our Teacher

Miss Charlotte Sampson

Schoolmistress & PhD Student

Miss Charlotte has a mean temper and is guiding us through our journey through Victorian Literature.

The Wayward Readers

Daniel Wishes

Puppeteer & Podcaster

If you are a podcast affecionato, you may have heard Daniel on his own podcast, Weird Movie Club, which he hosts. The podcast and the movies are weird.
Daniel is also the writer for the multiple award-winning Mochinosha Puppet Company. With his partner, Seri Yanai, he has created and toured award-winning shadow puppet shows.

Dr. Emi Do

Intellectual, ex-farmer, hacker of society

Emi’s been a farmer, does 100k runs, received her PhD in agricultural economics at Tokyo University of Agriculture, and climbs mountains, When we invited Emi to join this podcast, she was on a goddamn mountain. Which is pretty much all you need to know about her.

Andrew Woolner

Theatre Maker & Photographer

Andrew Woolner is the Artistic Director of the Yokohama Theatre Group. He has been making theatre for three decades, nearly two of those decades in Japan. He is also a freelance photographer. His website is https://awoolner.com. He exists in Yokohama, Japan.

Juri Ito

Theatre Maker & Director

Juri is the assistant artistic director of the Yokohama Theatre Group. She directed 2019’s production of Antigone for the group, was a key organizer of YTG’s COVID Cabaret #1, and currently has many more theatre projects brewing in her head. But for now, since graduating from University and entering the workforce, she has her hands full with work.