SAORI KANDA Art Performance with Sufi Dancer LÂLE SAYOKO at CRS 🗓 🗺

Vibration: SAORI KANDA with LÂLE SAYOKO Friday, December 6 from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. CRS (Center for Remembering & Sharing) – 123 4th Avenue (between 12th and 13th Streets) Admission: $25 in advance/$30 at the door; $20 seniors and students CRS (Center for Remembering & Sharing) presents VIBRATION: SAORI KANDA art performance with Sufi Dance artist LÂLE SAYOKO. VIBRATION brings together two internationally touring … Continue reading SAORI KANDA Art Performance with Sufi Dancer LÂLE SAYOKO at CRS 🗓 🗺

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 🗓 🗺

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” 🗓 🗺

“Koshien: Japan’s Field of Dreams” Documents Japanese Baseball Phenomenon 🗓 🗺

Koshien: Japan’s Field of Dreams Tuesday, November 12 at 9:30 p.m. Cinépolis Chelsea – 260 W. 23rd Street (between 7th and 8th Avenues) Admission: $19/$17 seniors and children Baseball is life for the die-hard competitors in Koshien, Japan’s national high school baseball championship, whose alumni include current MLB star Shohei Ohtani and former Yankee Hideki Matsui. As popular as America’s World Series, the stakes are … Continue reading “Koshien: Japan’s Field of Dreams” Documents Japanese Baseball Phenomenon 🗓 🗺