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Plaid, Tekkonkinkreet (12)

Plaid, Tekkonkinkreet (12)

In the fictional pan-Asian metropolis of Takaramachi (Treasure Town), a pair of orphaned street kids faces the The Yakuza in an attempt to keep control of the slum where they live. Michael Arias’s 2006 adaptation of Taiyo Matsumoto’s manga Tekkonkinkreet is visually inspired by the Fernando Meirelles film City of God – with its uncompromising […]

The Collar Cup Match 2013

The Collar Cup Match 2013

The Annual Golf Match between the Japan Society and the JCCI is being held this year at The Buckinghamshire Golf Club. 12 players from the JCCI and 12 players from the Japan Society will compete for the Collar Cup, which is currently held by the Japan Society. The day will include snacks on arrival, the […]

Japanese Kaiseki formal dinner and Tea ceremony

Japanese Kaiseki formal dinner and Tea ceremony

An invitation in support of Aid for Japan. 9 courses meal with Matcha. Akemi Solloway Tanak who is a lecturer of Japanese culture explains what is Kaiseki. Japanese Kaiseki is an art. Do join us and help the Japanese Tsunami children who lost their parents and family in the 2011. A minimum donation of £45 […]

One Hundred Poets with translator Peter MacMillan

One Hundred Poets with translator Peter MacMillan

In place of our regular monthly book club, the Japan Society is organising a special talk and discussion with artist, poet and literary translator Peter MacMillan. Peter will discuss the challenges and pleasure of translating Japanese classical poetry. He will focus on his translation of the Hyakunin Isshu and its importance in Japanese culture, but […]

Hausu at Asylum, Peckham

Hausu at Asylum, Peckham

The Caroline Gardens Chapel, Peckham’s former asylum turned art space, hosts a night of weird horror on the big screen. Shown in the main chamber of this beautiful space with many of the original Victorian features intact, we’ll be showing the films as the night draws in and the light from the stained glass dies. […]

SIRO-A: Japan’s Answer to Blue Man Group

SIRO-A: Japan’s Answer to Blue Man Group

The international multi-award winning spectacular is coming back to London! Often described as Japan’s answer to the Blue Man Group, SIRO-A is a revolution in live entertainment, fusing mime, groundbreaking visual effects and an electro soundtrack to create a mind-blowing theatrical experience that is a feast for the senses. Through dance, mime and puppetry, the […]

Dinner Party Sushi – Special Class at Sozai Cooking School

Dinner Party Sushi – Special Class at Sozai Cooking School

This August, Sozai Cooking School is offering Japan Society members the opportunity to join a sushi making class. This is a wonderful chance to learn Japanese cooking skills from a professional chef and apply them to meals in your own home. Sushi comes in a wide variety of shapes and sizes and is a key […]

A Romance: The Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2013

A Romance: The Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2013

New piece from acclaimed physical theatre company. In a male-centred era, women met in secret to share stories and exchange ideas. Combining traditional music and beautiful costumes Modl Theatre weave together a cultural tale of a noble family who're preparing for their daughter's wedding. Sewing in a secret room, whilst the bride reads aloud to […]

London United Korean Fan Club

London United Japanese Fan Club