Japan Day 2019

Celebrate the Japanese cultural heritage of Japantown! Enjoy the GenRyu Arts production of Japanese artists from Tokyo, Chicago, and the Bay Area. Experience Japanese cultural arts, music and dance. FREE

Schedule of events:

OUTDOOR PEACE PLAZA STAGE:
12:00PM ­12:15 PM Asian Improv Midwest & Genryu Arts
(stage preset for Fujima kai)
12:15 PM­12:30 PM Soke Fujima Ryu Fujima Kansuma Dance Ensemble of
(5 min stage reset) Los Angeles
12:35 PM ­ 1:05 PM S uio Ryu Lai Kenpo group and Gen Ensemble
(5min stage reset)
1:10 PM ­ 1:40 PM Tamagusuku Ryu Senju Kai Frances Nakachi Ryubu
(5min stage reset) Dojo­ Hawaii
1:45 PM ­ 2:20 PM Gen Taiko
(10min stage reset)
2:30 PM ­ 2:45 PM Soke Fujima Ryu Fujima Kansuma Dance Ensemble of
(5min stage reset) Los Angeles
2:50 PM ­ 3:20 PM Tsukasa Taiko
3:20 PM ­ 3:50 PM Women Poets and Suio Ryu Lai Kenpo Group
3:50 PM ­ 4:30 PM Gintenkai National Project

EAST MALL STAGE:
12:00PM­12:15 PM Washi Ningyo with Rochelle Lum
12:15 PM ­1:15 PM SF Koto Group Hanaikada
1:15 PM ­ 1:30 PM Origami­ PaperTree Linda Mihara
1:35 PM ­ 1:50 PM Shodo Demonstration ­ Rev. Kawahatsu Sensei
2:00 PM ­ 2:15 PM Mataro Doll Demonstration ­SF East Mataro Miyabikai
Merry Nishimura
2:15 PM ­ 2:35 PM Tamagusuku Ryu Senju Kai Frances Nakachi Ryubu
(5min stage reset) Dojo­ Hawaii
2:40 PM –3:15 PM Sanjuro Toyoaki Shamisen
6 tables total (1 for stage demonstrations, 1 for
backstage, and 4 for art workstations all day)
3:20 PM ­ 4:00 PM Tamagusuku Ryu Senju Kai Frances Nakachi Ryubu
Dojo­ Hawai

WHEN
June 30, 2019 at 12pm - 4:30pm
WHERE
Japan Center San Francisco Japantown
22 Peace Plz
San Francisco, CA 94115
United States
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