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World Festival of Sacred Music to feature Makoto Taiko, Oct 08

Makoto Taiko Stage

Makoto Taiko, a Pasadena based Japanese taiko drumming group will perform at the internationally renowned World Festival of Sacred Music on Saturday, October 8, 2011 at the Luckman Fine Arts Complex of Cal-State University Los Angeles (5151 State University Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90032) from 5 to 6 pm.  Admission is FREE. For more...
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Lecture Note – Japanese theater: Gender-Bending Performance

The Nibei Foundation held the August lecture of the Japan Study Club on August 23, 2011. The theme and the speaker are following: Professor Carol Fisher Sorgenfrei Gender-Bending Performances:  Japan’s All-Female Takarazuka Revue and All-Male Kabuki Theater The summary of the lecture is following: Professor Carol Fisher Sorgenfrei is a Professor Emeritus of UCLA. ...
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Zenshuji temple to host a live musical with Japanese children songs, Sept 24,1:00PM

Zenshuji Soto Mission in Little Tokyo, Downtown Los Angeles, will host the Project Momotaro, a live musical with Japanese children songs performed by the Grateful Crane Ensemble on Saturday, Sept. 24 at 1:00 pm. The stories to be told include “The Tortoise & the Hare,” “Tanabata (Star Festival)” and “Momotaro: Peach Boy.” The program...
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For Japanese language teacher scholarship, Aurora Foundation to hold a benefit concert with Kosetsu Minami, Oct 02

Aurora Concert 2011 Minami Kosetsu

To raise fund to provide scholarships and grants to Japanese language teachers in the U.S., the Aurora Foundation in Los Angeles will hold a benefit concert with Japan’s renowned singer and songwriter Kosetsu Minami on Sunday, October 2, 6:00 pm at El Camino College’s Marsee Auditorium, 16007 Crenshaw Blvd, Torrance, CA. Benefit Ticket: $100,...
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LACMA to present “Noh” style performance with Washi stage installation, Sept 22

Performance/ Recycling: Washi Tales September 22, 2011 8:00 pm Bing Theater at Los Angeles County Museum of Art Tickets are $25. (323) 857-6010 A talk with Kyoko Ibe, stage installation designer, will begin at 7:00 pm before the performance. This talk will be led by Hollis Goodal, Curator of Japanese art at LACMA. The...
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Remarks by Vice President Biden on Recovery and Reconstruction

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Vice President For Immediate Release                          August 23, 2011 REMARKS BY VICE PRESIDENT JOSEPH BIDEN ON RECOVERY AND RECONSTRUCTION Sendai Airport Sendai, Japan 3:22 P.M. (Local) THE VICE PRESIDENT:  Thank you.  (Applause.)  Governor, thank you very much.  Come to Delaware.  It’s a lovely place.  How many students were scheduled...
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2011 Nisei Week Video /Japanese textile dyeing exhibition

Nisei Week 2011 Japanese Textile Dyeing Exhibition by AkaneKai
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“Harimaya Bridge” being available to watch on video on demond

The acclaimed film The Harimaya Bridge is now available on demand in over 100 million homes on numerous cable and satellite systems. If you did not see the film in theaters or attend one of the many special screenings for the Japanese community, you can now watch the movie in your home. The Harimaya...
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Lecture Note – History of Sushi and Kaiseki

Nibei 2011 July Sushi Issai hannare sushi

The Nibei Foundation held the July lecture of the Japan Study Club on July 12, 2011. The theme and the speaker are following: History of Sushi and kaiseki Ms. Yoko Issasi The summary of the lecture is following: Ms. Yoko Issasi was formally trained in Japanese architecture in Japan and later got an architectural...
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