The Interpreter

The Interpreter is based on 22 Derbyshire Tarot cards, which were created by Okaku during a residency in Derby. Each card represents the artistís own interpretation of the county's history, myths and legends.

The structure is based on the original tarot such as The Fool - to travel through 22 scenes and encountering various events.

Commissioned for Parts & Labour by Animate Projects, QUAD and D-LAB.

Showing at QUAD, Derby, from 27 November 2015 - 24 January 2016.


Directed by Noriko Okaku
Music by Ebe Oke
Sound effects collected and edited by Noriko Okaku

Supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England, Derbyshire County Council and Arts Derbyshire.

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