Japan Society’s Play Reading Series Picks Up with COOKING UP

Cooking Up Monday, December 6 at 7:30 p.m. with artist Q&A Japan Society – 333 East 47th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: $15/$10 Japan Society members Japan Society presents the 16th installment of its annual play reading series, Contemporary Japanese Plays in English Translation. The series introduces topical plays from emerging playwrights from Japan to artists and audiences in the U.S. Written by … Continue reading Japan Society’s Play Reading Series Picks Up with COOKING UP

Japan Society to Present Four Performances of Sachiyo Takahashi’s “Microscopic Live Cinema-Theatre”

SHEEP #1 Thursday, November 4 at 7:30 p.m.: Program A, with Emile Blondel on piano Performance followed by a MetLife Meet-the-Artists Reception Friday, November 5 at 7:30 p.m.: Program B, with Kato Hideki on bass guitar Saturday, November 6 at 7:30 p.m.: Program B, with Kato Hideki on bass guitar Sunday, November 7 at 2:30 p.m.: Program A, with Emile Blondel on piano Japan Society … Continue reading Japan Society to Present Four Performances of Sachiyo Takahashi’s “Microscopic Live Cinema-Theatre”

Japan Society to Host Online Panel Discussion about Baseball in Japan and the U.S.

Let’s Play Two: Baseball in Japan & the U.S. Wednesday, July 14 at 8:00 p.m. EDT Online Program Hosted by Japan Society Admission: Free Baseball—the national pastime of both Japan and the U.S.—will be featured at the Tokyo Summer Games for the first time since 2008. In a lead-up to the 150th anniversary of baseball in Japan, join Japan Society for a discussion about the … Continue reading Japan Society to Host Online Panel Discussion about Baseball in Japan and the U.S.

Japan Society Returns to Live, Onsite Theater with Kuro Tanino’s VR Event

The Dark Master Wednesday, June 23 through Monday, June 28 Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: $25/$20 Japan Society members (Tickets for all shows are currently SOLD OUT, but please visit Japan Society’s website or call the Box Office at 212-715-1258 to see if there have been returns or cancellations.) This summer Japan Society offers an unconventional presentation … Continue reading Japan Society Returns to Live, Onsite Theater with Kuro Tanino’s VR Event
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Online Symposium to Discuss How the U.S. Can Learn from 3.11 Recovery

Resiliency & Recovery: A U.S.-Japan Dialogue Ten Years after 3.11 Tuesday, March 9 from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. EST Live Online Symposium Admission: Free On March 11, 2011 (3.11), a 9.0-magnitude earthquake hit northeastern Japan, and the resulting tsunami and nuclear disaster devastated the Tohoku region. Victims of the Tohoku disasters impressed the world with their resilience. Today, ten years later, the world is … Continue reading Online Symposium to Discuss How the U.S. Can Learn from 3.11 Recovery