2023: Obituary: Madame Fujima Kansuma, 104: Beloved teacher who trained over 2,000 Japanese classical dancers in Los Angeles

Madame Fujima Kansuma, who taught Japanese classical dance to generations of dancers, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Feb. 22 at the age of 104. A celebration of life is being planned for April 16 at the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center (The Rafu Shimpo)