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2016 / Tribute show to post war Japan’s popular singer Misora Hibara at Aratani Theatre July 16

ongs of the most popular singer in the post war Japan will be covered by a Japanese American musical troupe in Los Angeles. “Misora Hibara: A Tribute to a Legend” will be presented by the Grateful Crane Ensemble on Saturday, July 16 at 2 pm at the Aratani Theatre in Los Angeles’ Little Tokyo....
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2016 / Heiwa no Kakehashi: Peace educational program at Gardena Japanese Cultural Institute, May 14

Heiwa no Kakehashi – “Bridge of Peace” On Saturday, May 14, 2016, the Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute will celebrate a day of peace, hope, and friendship. The program, called, “Heiwa no Kakehashi,” translated as “Bridge of Peace,” will commemorate and continue the inspiring legacy of Sadako Sasaki, a young Japanese girl who died...
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2015 / Misora Hibara Tribute to be performed by Grateful Crane in Orange County, Oct. 25

Misora Hibari

“Misora Hibara: A Tribute to a Legend,” the Grateful Crane Ensemble’s fond look-back at the life and career of one of the most popular Japanese entertainers of all-time, will be performed on Sunday, October 25 at 2 p.m. at the Orange County Buddhist Church in Anaheim. Some have fond memories of attending overflow Hibari...
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2015 / Huntington Library to host family program of “Journey to Japan” with songs and taiko show, July 11

Huntington Library to host family program of “Journey to Japan” with songs and taiko show, July 11 Saturday, July 11, 2014, 10 a.m.-11 a.m. Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens in San Marino The Grateful Crane Ensemble and the Taiko Center of Los Angeles will present a kid-friendly morning of Japanese theater and...
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2015 / Nibei Foundation Lecture, Feb. 10, 7:00 pm, 2014 Goodwill Tour to Tohoku and Hiroshima

Grateful Crane Tohoku Tour

Nibei Foundation Powerful Networking Meeting Lecture Series Tuesday, February 10, 2015 6:00 – Dinner (only by order in advance) 7:00 – 8:00 pm: Presentation Terasaki Foundation Laboratory Building, 11570 West Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064 For dinner reservation, contact Naoko Okada at (310) 479-6101 ext. 134 or email nibei@nibei.org by Saturday, Feb. 7...
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2014 / Japanese stories to be staged at Huntington Library’s family day program, Oct. 11

Momotaro by Grateful Crane

Japanese American musical troupe The Grateful Crane Ensemble will be featured at “A Celebration of Stories” one-day family program celebrating all things literary in the Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens in San Marino on Saturday, Oct. 11. Books will be brought to life through performances in the gardens along with reading, children’s craft activities,...
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2014 / Efforts to bring songs to Tohoku video to be screened, Oct. 4

Grateful Crane in Ishinomaki

Forwarded for the Grateful Crane Ensemble The Grateful Crane Ensemble’s 2014 Goodwill Tour to Japan DVD Community Screening Saturday, October 4, 2014, 2 pm to 4 pm Nishi Hongwanji Los Angeles Betsuin Temple 815 East First Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 Lotus Rooms, A, B & C (Downstairs) Free admission. To RSVP, call the...
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2014 / Nisei Serenade, a show in tribute to Nisei generation with 1940s’ song, April 26

Nisei Serenade 2014 April 26

GRATEFUL CRANE’S “NISEI SERENADE” to be performed at the James Armstrong Theater in Torrance on April 26 “Nisei Serenade,” the nostalgic musical show featuring Japanese American youth singing songs of the 1940’s in tribute to the Nisei generation, is returning to Southern California on Saturday, April 26 at 2 p.m. at the James Armstrong...
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2014 / Musical skits of Japanese children’s stories to be performed by Grateful Crane at Little Tokyo’s culture center, Jan 25

Japanese Childrens Stories

The Japanese American Cultural and Community Center in partnership with the Grateful Crane Ensemble presents musical skits of Japanese stories on Saturday, Jan 25 at 11 am and 1 pm at the JACCC’s Doizaki Gallery in Little Tokyo. Classic Japanese children’s stories such as “Saru to Kani” (“The Monkey and the Crab”), “Tsuru no...
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