Japan Society Contemporary Dance Festival, Japan Society, NYC, Japan, dance, contemporary dance, Butoh, Akira Kasai, Kuan-Hsiang Liu, Goblin Party, East Asia, performance art

Contemporary Dance Festival: Japan + East Asia 🗓 🗺

Contemporary Dance Festival: Japan + East Asia Friday, January 4 and Saturday, January 5 at 7:30 p.m. Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: $30/$25 Japan Society members Japan Society’s Contemporary Dance Festival: Japan + East Asia brings groundbreaking artists from the other side of the globe to New York audiences. Presented as part of Japan Society’s 2018-2019 Performing … Continue reading Contemporary Dance Festival: Japan + East Asia 🗓 🗺
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 🗓 🗺
Kizuna Dance, dance, Gibney Dance, Dance-Mobile, NYC, Japan, Japanese culture

Dance-Mobile: Kizuna Dance at Brooklyn Bridge Park 🗓 🗺

Dance-Mobile: Kizuna Dance at Brooklyn Bridge Park Saturday, August 4 at 7:00 p.m. Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Harbor View Lawn – 40 73rd Street, Brooklyn Admission: Free Kizuna Dance presents both full works and excerpts from pieces in its current touring cycle, including the first public excerpt of their latest work-in-progress, REBIRTH. Inspired by aspects of Japanese culture, the works span the company’s four-year history and … Continue reading Dance-Mobile: Kizuna Dance at Brooklyn Bridge Park 🗓 🗺
Japan Music Junction, Japan, NYC, Takarabune, music, dance, Awaodori, BentOn Cafe, Menya Jiro, bento, ramen

Japan Music Junction at BentOn Cafe in FiDi 🗓 🗺

Japan Music Junction Saturday, March 31 at 5:00 p.m. (doors open at 4:00 p.m.) BentOn Cafe – 123 William Street (between John and Fulton Streets) Admission: Free (minimum one food order per person required) Supported by JAPAN Fes., local entertainment personalities Kohei and TiA will host Japan Music Junction, a showcase of Japanese singers and music at BentOn Cafe’s FiDi location. Witness the power and … Continue reading Japan Music Junction at BentOn Cafe in FiDi 🗓 🗺
Sachiyo Ito, Sachiyo Ito and Company, Dancejapan, dance, Japanese dance, Kabuki, contemporary dance, NYC, Japan, Tenri, Tenri Cultural Institute

Sachiyo Ito to Hold Children’s Dance Workshop at Tenri Cultural Institute 🗓 🗺

Sachiyo Ito and Company’s Salon Series No. 61 “For Future Generations” of Dance Sunday, March 11 from 3:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. Tenri Cultural Institute – 43A W. 13th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues) Admission: Free To mark the 20th season of Sachiyo Ito and Company’s Salon Series, the Japanese dance group is looking to future generations of traditional performing arts by offering a … Continue reading Sachiyo Ito to Hold Children’s Dance Workshop at Tenri Cultural Institute 🗓 🗺