Brooklyn, Brooklyn Japanese American Family Association, NYC, Japan, New Year, Oshogatsu, Samurai Sword Soul, Kaoru Watanabe Taiko Center, Taisan Tanaka, calligraphy, taiko, mochitsuki, mochi, swordfighting, folk dancing, Minbuza, Roulette

Japanese New Year Festival in Brooklyn 🗓

Brooklyn Japanese New Year Festival Saturday, January 13 from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. ROULETTE – 509 Atlantic Avenue (corner of Atlantic and 3rd Avenues), Brooklyn Admission: $15/$8 children (in advance), $18/$10 children (at the door)/Free children two and under Ring in the Year of the Dog, Japanese style in Downtown Brooklyn! The Brooklyn Japanese American Family Association presents a special New Year celebration that’s … Continue reading Japanese New Year Festival in Brooklyn 🗓
Yoko Reikano Kimura, CRS, NYC, Japan, Mar Creation, koto, shamisen, traditional Japanese music, tea ceremony, matcha, Souheki Mori, Setsugekka, mochiRin, Japanese sweets

Four Seasons in New York – Gems of Japanese Music – Vol.10  🗓 🗺

Four Seasons in New York – Gems of Japanese Music – Vol.10 Friday, January 19th at 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. CRS (Center for Remembering and Sharing) 3FL White Room – 123 4th Avenue Admission: $40 (includes matcha and Japanese confectionary) CRS and Mar Creation, Inc. continue their seasonal concert series, Four Seasons in New York — Gems of Japanese Music. The January 19th performance marks … Continue reading Four Seasons in New York – Gems of Japanese Music – Vol.10  🗓 🗺
Japan Society, Japan, NYC, Shakespeare, Noh, Mugen Noh Othello, SPAC, Shizuoka Performing Arts Center, Satoshi Miyagi, The Public Theater, Under the Radar Festivall

Mugen Noh Othello at Japan Society 🗓 🗺

Satoshi Miyagi / Shizuoka Performing Arts Center’s Mugen Noh Othello Thursday, January 11 at 7:30 p.m. – Followed by a MetLife Meet-the-Artists Reception Friday, January 12 at 7:30 p.m. – Followed by an artist Q&A Saturday, January 13 at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, January 14 at 4:00 p.m. ALL PROGRAMS ARE SOLD OUT (A wait list will begin at the box office one hour prior to … Continue reading Mugen Noh Othello at Japan Society 🗓 🗺
Hachiko, Helen Keller, NYC, Japan, Japan Information Center, Consulate General of Japan in New York, photography, exhibition, Yumi McDonald, Shibuya

Photo Exhibition Depicts Helen Keller and Hachiko 🗓 🗺

Yumi McDonald – Photo Exhibition: Helen Keller and Hachiko Tuesday, January 9 through Thursday, January 25 Japan Information Center – 299 Park Avenue, 18th Floor (between 48th and 49th Streets) Admission: Free The Japan Information Center at the Consulate General of Japan in New York will host a two-week exhibition of a series of historical photographs depicting the relationship between Helen Keller and Hachiko, the … Continue reading Photo Exhibition Depicts Helen Keller and Hachiko 🗓 🗺
ICP, International Center of Photography, NYC, Japan, Japanese Americans, WWII, incarceration, internment, photography, camps, Dorothea Lange, Ansel Adams, Toyo Miyatake, exhibition, Executive Order 9066

Photography Exhibition Documenting Japanese American Incarceration at ICP 🗓 🗺

Then They Came for Me: Incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II Friday, January 26 through Sunday, May 6 ICP Museum – 250 Bowery Admission: $14 adults/$12 seniors/$10 students/Free members and children 14 and under The International Center of Photography (ICP), the world’s leading institution dedicated to photography and visual culture, presents Then They Came for Me: Incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II, … Continue reading Photography Exhibition Documenting Japanese American Incarceration at ICP 🗓 🗺