Manga/Comics Reading and Research Network, MaRRN, Japan, NYC, RESOBOX, manga, comics, rakugo, Tozaburo Yanagiya, Dr. Keiko Miyajima, Haruko Kumota, Yoshihiro Tatsumi

Study Rakugo with the Manga/Comics Reading and Research Network 🗓 🗺

The Manga/Comics Reading and Research Network Meeting: Rakugo Thursday, November 8 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. RESOBOX East Village – 91 E. 3rd Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: One minimum order of a drink or food from the RESOBOX cafe The Manga/Comics Reading and Research Network (MaRRN) in New York is a casual organization comprised of individuals and groups who engage with … Continue reading Study Rakugo with the Manga/Comics Reading and Research Network 🗓 🗺
Kagatobi, Fukumitsuya Sake Brewery, Fukumitsuya, sake, sake pairing, The Nippon Club, Kanazawa, Japan, NYC, Ai Fiori, Wismettac, Italian cuisine, Japanese cuisine

Japanese / Italian Cuisine Collaboration Dinner with KAGATOBI Sake Pairing 🗓 🗺

Japanese / Italian Cuisine Collaboration Dinner with KAGATOBI Sake Pairing Thursday, November 8 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. The Nippon Club – 145 W. 57th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues), 2nd Floor/Rose Room Admission: $170/$140 The Nippon Club Members (Tax and service fee included) Discover new flavors by pairing sake with non-Japanese cuisine. Here’s an upcoming event that will demonstrate sake’s versatility. The … Continue reading Japanese / Italian Cuisine Collaboration Dinner with KAGATOBI Sake Pairing 🗓 🗺
Falling Out, Phantom Limb Company, BAM, Butoh, 3.11, 3/11, earthquake, tsunami, nuclear disaster, Fukushima,Tohoku, Great East Japan Earthquake, dance, performance

Butoh and Puppetry in “Falling Out” at BAM 🗓 🗺

Falling Out Wednesday, November 7 through Saturday, November 10 at 7:30 p.m. BAM Harvey Theater – 651 Fulton Street, Brooklyn Admission: $30 – $70 For the past 10 years, relentlessly inquisitive theater artists Jessica Grindstaff and Erik Sanko of the Phantom Limb Company have created onstage magic as a means to address current events and timeless mythologies. Their latest, the third installment of a trilogy that … Continue reading Butoh and Puppetry in “Falling Out” at BAM 🗓 🗺
kimono, Globus Washitsu, fashion, men's kimono, Modern Samurai, NYC, Japan, Spree Kingyo

Modern Samurai • Men’s Kimono 🗓 🗺

Modern Samurai • Men’s Kimono Thursday, October 18 through Sunday, October 21 from noon until 6:00 p.m. Globus Washitsu – 889 Broadway (at E. 19th Street) Admission: Free A new and super-creative generation of Fashion Samurai is emerging in Japan and internationally, bravely setting out to redefine men’s kimono styles by keeping tradition alive while infusing it with new life. Their unique ensembles make a … Continue reading Modern Samurai • Men’s Kimono 🗓 🗺
beer, craft beer, Japan Society, NYC, Japan, Joshua M. Bernstein, Akiko Katayama, JAPAN EATS!

Craft Beer Lecture and Tasting at Japan Society 🗓 🗺

Crafting Beer: Traditional Techniques, Modern Brews Wednesday, October 24 at 6:30 p.m. Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between First and Second Avenues) Admission: $35/$30 members, seniors, and students Over the past few decades Japan has developed a formidable craft beer scene, but before that, Japanese brewers spent centuries perfecting the brewing of sake. Today, American beer brewers have started to turn to Japan … Continue reading Craft Beer Lecture and Tasting at Japan Society 🗓 🗺