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Play: “Little Women” by Velina Hasu Houston / Chromolume Theater, Oct. 27 – Nov. 20

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Playwrights’ Arena presents the world premiere of LITTLE WOMEN by Velina Hasu Houston directed by Jon Lawrence Rivera Inspired by Louisa May Alcott’s novel, it is 1949, Josephine Mayeda and her sisters Meg, Amy, and Beth are emerging in the midst of the history of Japanese Americans who found a place...
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2017 / Contemporary Art: Yayoi Kusama related performance series – Joshua Light Show – at The Broad, Nov. 2-4

Joshua Light Show with Live Musical Performances by Lesley Flanigan, Miho Hitori’s New Optimism and Noveller In 1968, influential concert promoter Bill Graham paired the Joshua Light Show with The Broad’s special exhibition artist Yayoi Kusama to collaborate on four performances at the Fillmore East in New York, where crowds enthusiastically observed Kusama and...
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2017 / Aratani Theatre: Afternoon of Peace – The Hiroshima & Nagasaki Experience, Sept. 16

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Shadows for Peace & Japanese American Cultural and Community Center present Afternoon of Peace: The Hiroshima & Nagasaki Experience September 16, 2107, 2:00 pm Aratani Theatre at the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center, Los Angeles Tickets: $20/$30 www.jaccc.org/afternoon-of-peace + Go Back to Top Page: Latest News  
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2017 / WizStars kids dance group to perform at dance program by Japan Foundation in Hollywood, Sep. 2

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WizStars kids dance group will perform at “Dance Dance L’Asia” program at MI Concert Hall, Musicians Institute, 1655 North McCadden Place, Hollywood, CA 90028, on Saturday, Sept. 2 from 4 – 6 pm. The dance program is sponsored by the Japan Foundation Los Angeles to share Asian culture through dance. The WizStars is a...
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2017 / World premiere of musical “manga” about Japanese immigrant’s story in 1910s: Silicon Valley theater program presents “The Four Immigrants” July 15 – Aug. 6

The Four Immigrants American Musical Manga

The World Premiere of The Four Immigrants: An American Musical Manga is opening at Lucie Stern Theatre in Palo Alto on July 15 as the kicks off of TheatreWorks Silicon Valley’s 2017 New Works Festival. The musical will run until Aug. 6. Drawn from one of the first ever graphic novels, set to an...
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2017 / Japanese “Enka” song concert at Aratani Theatre for fundraising Terasaki Budokan project, June 24, two performances

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Stars for Budokan June 24, 2017, 1PM & 4:30PM (two performances) Aratani Theatre at JACCC Campus, Little Tokyo 244 South San Pedro Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 Tickets: VIP for $50, General for $35 https://www.terasakibudokan.org/enka-2017/ Co-sponsored by the All United States Kendo Federation and LTSC (produced by Eiko Fujino). This variety show will feature...
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