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‘Ainu Othello’ and Ainu cultural exhibition

‘Ainu Othello’ and Ainu cultural exhibition

The Shakespeare Company Japan and Ainu Dance group Piricap will present the play ‘Ainu Othello’ and an Ainu cultural exhibition at Tara Theatre in London.  Buy tickets at https://www.tara-arts.com/whats-on/ainu-othello Date: 7 Aug 19:00; 8 Aug 19:30; 9 Aug 14:30, 19:30; 10 Aug 14:30Venue: Tara Theatre, 356 Garratt Lane, Earlsfield, London SW18 4ES

Japanese tableware pop-up by MADE IN JAPAN TABLEWARE at Sway Gallery

Japanese tableware pop-up by MADE IN JAPAN TABLEWARE at Sway Gallery

For the first time Made In Japan (MIJ) tableware will be coming to London to introduce their Japanese collections, ranging from dining plates, serving platters and ramen bowls to glassware, cups and sauce dishes at affordable prices! Made In Japan tableware is seldom seen outside Japan and they are proud to bring their products to […]

An exhibition of three Japanese ceramicists

An exhibition of three Japanese ceramicists

The first British showing of two self-taught Japanese ceramicists alongside the return of a firm favourite, Shinichi Sawada, resulting in an exciting exhibition opportunity. The three artists’ ceramics feature bold visionary creatures and demons, alongside more recognisable animals. Date: 9 – 17 July 2019Venue: Sway Gallery London, 70-72 Old St, London EC1V 9AN

Avex Recital Series 2019 HONJOH Hidejiro Shamisen Recital

Avex Recital Series 2019 HONJOH Hidejiro Shamisen Recital

Bringing world-class Japanese classical artists to London’s iconic Wigmore Hall, the Avex Recital Series has proved highly popular. Avex Recital Series is presented by Avex Classics International, a division of Japan’s leading entertainment business, the Avex Group. Based in Tokyo and London, Avex Classics International is a global operation specialising in the planning and production […]

A Drunk Pandemic

A Drunk Pandemic

Manchester International Festival is the world’s first festival of original, new work and special events. From theatres, galleries and concert halls to railway depots, churches and car parks – MIF bursts across the city in established and found venues. The Festival is staged every two years in Manchester and the next edition is set to […]

SYMPOSIUM: Classical Arts x Digital Technologies

SYMPOSIUM: Classical Arts x Digital Technologies

Currently on display in the Citi exhibition Manga at the British Museum, ‘Yōkai Hikimaku’ is a kabuki theatre curtain painted by the famous artist KAWANABE Kyōsai (1831-1889), featuring various Japanese demons called yōkai. The Theatre Museum at Waseda University has recently digitized this piece in high-definition and converted the still images of the demons into […]

THE鍵KEY PROJECT

THE鍵KEY PROJECT

A talk and taster performance event in collaboration with Powell Tuck Associates, featuring in the London Festival of Architecture, to provide insights of THE鍵KEY: Francesca Le Lohé ‘s new work inspired by Junichiro Tanizaki’s book of the same title ‘The Key’ (1956). During the talk we will explore how performing in a private house changes […]

Okinawa Day 2019

Okinawa Day 2019

“Our mission for Okinawa Day 2019 is to introduce Okinawan culture further in the UK and enrich the existing relationship between Okinawa and the UK which has been established through our previous Okinawa Day events. We are also keen to reach an ever-larger UK audience to participate in future Okinawa related events and to create […]

London United Korean Fan Club

London United Japanese Fan Club