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Moon Viewing and Bookbinding at Japan Society 🗓 🗺

This Sunday, Japan Society is hosting two family-friendly events that encourage creativity while focusing on the Japanese sense of seasonality. Creative Play: Autumn Moon Viewing (Tsukimi) Sunday, September 15 from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: $12/$8 members/Free children ages 2 or under and Cool Culture members Play, sing, dance and create! Explore … Continue reading Moon Viewing and Bookbinding at Japan Society 🗓 🗺
9.11, 3.11, Circle Wind Concert, Kaufman Music Center, NYC, Japan, Ave Maria, Asako Tamura, Circle Wind Boys & Girls Choir, Yurika Mihara, Japan Choral Harmony "TOMO", Circle Wind Chamber Ensemble

12th Annual Circle Wind Concert 🗓 🗺

12th Annual Circle Wind Concert Wednesday, September 11 from 6:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. (Doors open at 6:00 p.m.) Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Music Center – 127 W. 67th Street (Between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue) Admission: $10 The Circle Wind Concert commemorates the September 11th tragedy as well as the earthquake/tsunami/nuclear disaster in Northeastern Japan on March 11, 2011. Japan Choral Harmony “TOMO” will … Continue reading 12th Annual Circle Wind Concert 🗓 🗺
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Performance of Amezaiku,Traditional Japanese Candy Art, at MIKI HOUSE 🗓 🗺

Performance of Amezaiku, Traditional Japanese Candy Art Saturday, September 14 from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. MIKI HOUSE at Bloomingdale’s 59th Street bKids – 1000 Third Avenue, 5th Floor Admission: Free MIKI HOUSE is inviting families with babies and young children to a performance of amezaiku, traditional Japanese candy art. Amezaiku has a history that spans more than one thousand years. Artists shape miniature sculptures by … Continue reading Performance of Amezaiku,Traditional Japanese Candy Art, at MIKI HOUSE 🗓 🗺
Vangeline Theater, Butoh, avant-garde, NYC, Japan, dance, creative movement, 9/11, Times Square

Butoh Performance on 9/11 in Times Square 🗓

Butoh Performance on 9/11 in Times Square Wednesday, September 11 at 7:00 p.m. Times Square between 46th and 47th Streets Admission: Free Vangeline Theater will lead Butoh dancers and enthusiasts in a public performance in Times Square on 9/11. The performance is dedicated to the victims of the terrorist attacks that took place on that day in 2001. Butoh is the avant-garde performance art movement … Continue reading Butoh Performance on 9/11 in Times Square 🗓
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Upcoming Cake and Bread Classes at Cha-An 🗓 🗺

Kabocha Pumpkin Chiffon Cake Class Thursday, September from 6:45 p.m. until 9:15 p.m. OR Wednesday, October 2 from 6:45 p.m. until 9:15 p.m. Cha-An Private Space – 230 E. 9th Street, 3rd Floor Class Fee: $77.18 (includes credit card fee) Norie Uematsu, the head pastry chef at Cha-An Teahouse, will teach you how to make a delicious chiffon cake blended with kabocha pumpkin. Kabocha pumpkin … Continue reading Upcoming Cake and Bread Classes at Cha-An 🗓 🗺