SAN FRANCISCO (Cultural News: Forwarded for Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California) – Music has played a big part in defining our community through the generations, both good time and bad, and celebrating our past and present.
Join us for a special 50th anniversary weekend event of the Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northen California with Los Angeles based – the Grateful Crane Ensemble on June 24 and 25.
“Sentimental Journey: A Nisei Life in Song” will take the audience through the era that defined the Nisei experience, with hit Japanese and American songs from the ‘40s and ‘50s.
“Arigato Benkyodo” is a nostalgic, musical tribute to the last and dearly loved manju-ya in Japantown, Benkyodo.
Tickets are $20 each and available to purchase here: https://www.jcccnc.org/programs-events/50th-events/
Bring your parents, grandparents and friends! Thank you to the Henri and Tomoye Takahashi Foundation and the Japantown Foundation for their support!