Anime and Classics at Japan Society

Japan Society’s Fall Monthly Anime and Classics Lineup Fridays from September 2 through November 4 at 7:00 p.m. Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: $15/$12 students and seniors /$5 Japan Society members Japan Society’s fall lineup for Monthly Classics and Monthly Anime kicks off tonight with a 35mm screening of Kihachi Okamoto’s satirical chambara, Kill!. The 2006 anime … Continue reading Anime and Classics at Japan Society

Bleach The Movie: Hell Verse 20th Anniversary

Bleach The Movie: Hell Verse 20th Anniversary Thursday, August 25 at 7:00 p.m. Various Theaters including Regal E-Walk 42nd Street 13 247 W. 42nd Street AMC Empire 25 234 W. 42nd Street AMC Kips Bay 15 570 2nd Avenue Regal Union Square 14 850 Broadway Regal Battery Park 11 102 North End Avenue Admission: $20 – $22 Hell: a place where beings who have committed … Continue reading Bleach The Movie: Hell Verse 20th Anniversary

Japan Society Begins In-Person Monthly Anime Series

Monthly Anime Series Friday, April 15 through Friday, July 22 at 7:00 p.m. Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: $15/$12 seniors and students/$5 Japan Society members Japan Society launches its Monthly Anime series on Friday, April 15 with a sold-out, in-person screening of Mamoru Oshii’s seminal cyberpunk classic, Ghost in the Shell. Offering an eclectic range of classic, … Continue reading Japan Society Begins In-Person Monthly Anime Series

Anime NYC Returns to Javits Center

Anime NYC Friday, November 19 from 1:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. (Doors and registration open at 10:00 a.m.) Saturday, November 20 from 10:00 a.m. until 10:0 p.m. (Doors and registration open at 8:00 a.m.) Sunday, November 21 from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. (Doors and registration open at 8:00 a.m.) Javits Center – 655 W. 34th Street at 11th Avenue Admission: $70 Three-day Ticket/$45 Friday … Continue reading Anime NYC Returns to Javits Center

Explore 2.5D Musicals with Japan Foundation, New York

Anime Takes the Stage: The Rise of 2.5-Dimensional Musicals and Beyond Tuesday, March 30 from 8:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. EDT Live on YouTube Admission: Free What is a 2.5-Dimensional (2.5D) musical? It is a stage adaptation from two-dimensional media such as anime, manga, and video games. This new genre of Japanese pop culture has gained remarkable popularity in Japan since the debut of Musical: … Continue reading Explore 2.5D Musicals with Japan Foundation, New York