Learn Classical Japanese Dance!

Study Japanese classical dance under acclaimed Japanese dancer, instructor, and choreographer Sachiyo Ito.

With 45 years of teaching experience, Sachiyo Ito & Company is offering beginner group classes this fall starting Wednesday, September 13, at two locations in Chelsea. Learn graceful Japanese classical dance, the use of dance fans, Kabuki dance repertoire, how to dress in kimono, as well as the culture and traditions of Japan. Advanced and private lessons are also available.

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Schedule:

  • Wednesdays from September 13 at 10:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. at
    Anahid Sofian Studio – 29 West 15th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues)
  • Thursdays from September 14 at 5:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. and at 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at
    Sachiyo Ito & Company – 405 West 23rd Street (between 9th and 10th Avenues)
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The class fee is $100, with advance payment for 5 classes required. There is an option to rent yukata and obi to practice wearing during the lessons.

The deadline to register for the September group class is Tuesday, September 12. To join subsequent classes, please register by 15th of each month.

Special Offer: JapanCulture•NYC readers will receive the first lesson for FREE! Use the code Japan Culture NY at registration.

For more information and to register, please contact Sachiyo Ito & Company by email at sachiyoitoandcompany@gmail.com, by phone at 212.627.0265 or online at www.dancejapan.com.