Monday Michiru to Perform at Jazz at Kitano

Monday Michiru Wednesday, March 4 at 8:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. Jazz at Kitano – 66 Park Avenue (at E. 38th Street) Cover: $20 with a $20 minimum for food and beverage Monday Michiru, so named to reflect both her Japanese and American-Italian heritages, started her music endeavors studying classical flute then expanded to singing and songwriting. The daughter of famed jazz musicians Toshiko Akiyoshi … Continue reading Monday Michiru to Perform at Jazz at Kitano

The Story of Washi in New York at J-COLLABO

The Story of Washi in New York Friday, February 28 through Sunday, March 8 from 11:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. Opening reception: Saturday, February 29 at 4:00 p.m. J-Collabo – 300 7th Street (B1F), Brooklyn Admission: Free Through the upcoming exhibition The Story of Washi in New York, J-COLLABO showcases washi paper from Moriki Paper Co, Ltd. For the next ten days, guests will learn … Continue reading The Story of Washi in New York at J-COLLABO
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La MaMa to Present the U.S. Premiere of Hideki Noda’s “One Green Bottle”

One Green Bottle Saturday, February 29 through Sunday, March 8 at 7:00 p.m. (Monday, Wednesday through Saturday) and at 5:00 p.m. (Sunday) The Ellen Stewart Theatre, La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club – 66 E. 4th Street (between Bowery and 2nd Avenue) Admission: $35/$30 Seniors and Students La MaMa, in association with Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre and NODA・MAP, presents the U.S. Premiere of One Green Bottle. Hideki … Continue reading La MaMa to Present the U.S. Premiere of Hideki Noda’s “One Green Bottle”

NYU Skirball to Present Toshiki Okada’s “Eraser Mountain”

Toshiki Okada/Chelfitsch/Teppei Kaneuji: Eraser Mountain Friday, February 28 and Saturday, February 29 at 7:30 p.m. NYU Skirball – 566 LaGuardia Place (at Washington Square South) Admission: $35 – $50 After Japan’s great earthquake of 2011, a tsunami almost entirely demolished the region around the city of Rikuzentakata, and thousands died. The city is now undergoing immense reconstruction to elevate the area as a countermeasure against … Continue reading NYU Skirball to Present Toshiki Okada’s “Eraser Mountain”

Japanese Artists Participate in Teknopolis 2020 at BAM Fisher

Teknopolis 2020 Thursday, February 27 through Sunday, March 8 BAM Fisher – 321 Ashland Place, Brooklyn Admission: $45 Adults/$25 Youth (ages 9-17)/$18 Children (ages 6-8) No VR Teknopolis returns to the BAM Fisher for its fourth year with an ambitious new program. It is designed to inspire creativity, connect with the future, and encourage a renewed sense of play. Transform the world around you at … Continue reading Japanese Artists Participate in Teknopolis 2020 at BAM Fisher