Celebrate at the Japan Day Festival
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Celebrate the cultural heritage of SF Japantown with a special performances from Japanese artists from Chicago, San Francisco, and Bay Area. See demonstrations and performances of taiko, japanese classical & folk dance, japanese dolls, Okiya style shamisen music, and more. In partnership with GenRyu Arts.
FREE Live Performances and Demonstrations:
Asian Improv Midwest & Genryu Arts * Soke Fujima Ryu Fujima Kansuma Dance Ensemble of Los Angeles * Suio Ryu Lai Kenpo group and Gen Ensemble * Tamagusuku Ryu Senju Kai Frances Nakachi Ryubu * Dojo- Hawaii * Gen Taiko * Soke Fujima Ryu Fujima Kansuma Dance Ensemble of Los Angeles * Tsukasa Taiko * Asian American Women Presentation* Gintenkai National Project * Washi Ningyo with Rochelle Lum * SF Koto Group Hanaikada * Origami- PaperTree Linda Mihara * Shodo Demonstration - Rev. Kawahatsu Sensei * Mataro Doll Demonstration -SF East Mataro Miyabikai Merry Nishimura * Sanjuro Toyoaki Shamisen * Tamagusuku Ryu Senju Kai Frances Nakachi Ryubu Dojo- Hawaii
*Workshops offered throughout the week of June 25th-30th for more info. www.genryuarts.org
Presented by Japan Center Malls.