Born in Tokyo in 1974. Playwright, stage director and actor. Leader of the theater company “hi-bye". Iwai received the 30th Mukouda Kuniko Award in 2011 with the NHK BS TV drama “Umu to umareru sorekara no koto” and the 57th Kishida Kunio Drama Award in 2013 with “A Certain Woman”. In 2018, he created “The Hand” and “The Husband and Wife” at the occasion of the 15th anniversary of the company hi-bye, and he also had the first experience of international coproduction at the Festival dʼAutomne à Paris with “Wareware no moromoro (Our stories...)". In 2019, Iwai will create a musical “the World, all alone", produced by PARCO.
Creation for Musical by Hideto Iwai "Work-in-Progress Live"