Japanese-Style Holiday Gift-Giving Guide: Call for Pop-Ups!

We’re compiling a Japanese-style holiday gift-giving guide! If you create and/or sell Japanese-style crafty items and you have a pop-up in one of NYC’s holiday markets, please let us know! We’d love to feature your shop! And if you’re a restaurant selling osechi ryori, contact us, too. Send an email to susan@japanculture-nyc.com and give us the details. JapanCultureNYC is the English-language website dedicated to all … Continue reading Japanese-Style Holiday Gift-Giving Guide: Call for Pop-Ups!

Operetta “Jyo En” Part of MuSE Sounds of Arts Festival 2019 🗓 🗺

Jyo En Sunday, November 24 at 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. The Secret Theatre – 44-02 23rd Street, Long Island City Admission: General Admission $15 advance/$20 at the door; Seniors and Students with ID $12 advance / $14 at the door Jyo en is an original operetta performed in a style influenced by traditional Japanese theatre. Set in Edo Period, the plight of a young … Continue reading Operetta “Jyo En” Part of MuSE Sounds of Arts Festival 2019 🗓 🗺

Local Kenjinkai to Present “Concert for Nagano” at JAA 🗓 🗺

Concert for Nagano Sunday, November 24 at 2:00 p.m. (doors open at 1:30 p.m.) The Japanese American Association of New York, Inc. – 49 West 45th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues), 11th Floor Admission: $50 The Nagano Prefectural Association in NY is presenting “Concert for Nagano” a benefit to raise money in support of those affected by Typhoon Hagibis. The category 5 typhoon—number 19 … Continue reading Local Kenjinkai to Present “Concert for Nagano” at JAA 🗓 🗺

Manga Research and Reading Network to Discuss “Seinen Manga” 🗓 🗺

Manga Research and Reading Network (MaRRN) Meeting Thursday, November 21 from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. (doors open at 6:30pm for drink and food orders) RESOBOX Long Island City – 41-26 27th Street, Long Island City Admission: One minimum order of a drink or food from the RESOBOX café At the fifth meeting of the Manga Research and Reading Network (MaRRN), the group welcomes special … Continue reading Manga Research and Reading Network to Discuss “Seinen Manga” 🗓 🗺

Japanese Author Hiroko Oyamada to Make NYC Appearances 🗓 🗺

Hiroko Oyamada New York Book Tour Thursday, November 21 at 7:00 p.m. 192 Books – 192 Tenth Avenue (between 21st and 22nd Streets) Admission: Free Friday, November 22 from 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. The Great Room at New York University – 19 University Place (at E. 8th Street) Admission: Free Saturday, November 23 from 2:00 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. Kinokuniya New York – 1073 … Continue reading Japanese Author Hiroko Oyamada to Make NYC Appearances 🗓 🗺