Film / Theater – from Japan

Taiko master Kristofer Bergstrom’s annual home concert “Arugakki” to return to San Pedro’s Grand Annex, June 8, at 8:00PM

“Arugakki” concert returns to Grand Vision Foundation & Grand Annex in San Pedro. Master drummer Kristofer Bergstrom with GVF’s Team Taiko and friends from Los Angeles Taiko Institute perform their newest works for Japanese drums, including their one-of-a-kind mochi-making extravaganza! *Mochi is a traditional Japanese dessert. Yum. Arugakki at Grand Annex 2019 Saturday, June...
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Newport Beach Film Festival to screen “Day and Night” (2019) as Japanese Spotlight Program, May 1

COSTA MESA, Calif – The 20th Annual Newport Beach Film Festival will be held at Triangle Cinema in Costa Mesa from April 25 – May 2. Among the festival’s programs, the Pacific Rim Showcase Celebration will honor the best in Asian and Australian filmmaking.  The celebration program consists of the Spotlight screening of the...
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Protected: Bilingual opera “Madama Butterfly” livestream broadcast set for April 14, 2:00PM

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2019 / Aratani Theatre to host Pacific Opera Project’s ambitious bilingual “Madama Butterfly” April 6, 13, 14

Aratani Theatre to host Pacific Opera Project’s ambitious bilingual “Madama Butterfly” April 6, 13, 14 + Special Opening Night Dinner and Reception “Sake To Me” to be held, April 6 On April 6, 13 and 14, 2019 at the Aratani Theatre at the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center in LA’s Little Tokyo, Pacific...
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Protected: 2019 / Scripps College lecture to present unique “Japanese Dance” April 10

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Protected: 2019 / Japan Foundation: A Revolution in Movement – The Traditional and Innovative World of Dance – Lecture and Demonstration by Umekawa Ichinosuke, April 8

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Newport Beach Film Festival to screen “Day and Night” (2019) as Japanese Spotlight Program, May 1

COSTA MESA, Calif – The 20th Annual Newport Beach Film Festival will be held at Triangle Cinema in Costa Mesa from April 25 – May 2. Among the festival’s programs, the Pacific Rim Showcase Celebration will honor the best in Asian and Australian filmmaking.  The celebration program consists of the Spotlight screening of the...
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Japan Foundation to present free screening of Academy Best Foreign Language Film nominated “Shoplifters” Mar, 27 at 7:00PM

Japan Foundation Los Angeles Free Japanese Cinema Screening Shoplifters (121mins, 2018) Directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda Wednesday, March 27, 7:00PM Free Admission, NO Registration REQUIRED *Seating is on a first come first serve basis and subject to capacity. Please arrive early for best seating. JFLA Auditorium at 5700 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036 Drama interweaving emotional ties that transcend family,...
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Protected: 2019 / Admission Free: Japan Foundation to present AWA-HOP dance stages at El Rey Theatre, Mar. 18

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