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  • Ways to Save: Performing Arts: Programs: Japan Society
    accompanied by check money order or credit card number Discounts are available by visiting or calling the box office at 212 715 1258 Download the Tickets Series Package Order Form PDF Traditional Package 2 programs Purchase tickets to Traditional Dance from Okinawa with Live Music and A Night of Kyogen with Mansaku Nomura Mansaku no Kai Kyogen Company and save 10 Dance Package 2 programs Purchase tickets to Traditional Dance from Okinawa with Live Music and Company Derashinera s Spectator and save 10 Theater Package 4 programs Purchase tickets to A Night of Kyogen with Mansaku Nomura Mansaku no Kai Kyogen Company Toshiki Okada s God Bless Baseball Ripe Time PlayCo s Sleep and Annual Play Reading Series Girl X and save 10 Student and Group Tickets Discounts are available for some programs Call the box office to inquire All sales are final No refunds or exchanges Programs are subject to change Latecomers will be seated at the discretion of the House Manager Image Boshibari 181 Shinji Masakawa Calendar of Events February 2016 S M T W Th F S 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20

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  • Traditional Dance from Okinawa with Live Music
    including instrumentalists and chanters takes audiences on a trip through the rich history and culture of the archipelago A pre performance lecture begins at 6 30 pm prior to each performance Led by Dr James Rhys Edwards doctorate in Ethnomusicology from the University of California Los Angeles Open and free for ticket holders only Tickets 40 33 Japan Society members The Friday September 18 performance is followed by a MetLife Meet the Artists Reception Part of Okinawan Vibes Japan Society presents a three month long series that introduces the unique culture of Okinawa Japan s southern islands and highlights its sounds flavors colors and history Box Office Policy Traditional Dance from Okinawa with Live Music and Okinawa Dance Music Workshop Onnagata Demonstration is supported by Okinawa Prefecture Okinawa Prefectural Foundation for Cultural Promotion Program for Okinawan culture in fiscal year 2015 with the assistance of Okinawa Prefectural University of Arts and Theater Create Co Ltd Additional support for Okinawan Vibes is provided by Dr Stephen and Mrs Michiko Levine U S domestic transportation assistance for the Pre performance lecturer is provided by United Airlines MetLife Meet the Artists Reception support is provided by MetLife Foundation Photo Izumi Higa courtesy of Yokohama Noh Theater Yoshiaki Kanda Calendar of Events February 2016 S M T W Th F S 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Language Center Event Nihongo Chat eNews Sign up Stay informed about all Japan Society programs and events Subscribe Now Visitor Information Location 333 East 47th Street New York NY 10017 Box Office Hours Monday 12 6 PM Tuesday Thursday 11 6 PM Friday 11 AM 9 PM Weekends during exhibitions 11 AM 5 PM

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  • Charan-Po-Rantan Concert + Party
    incorporate the beats and melodies of pop klezmer circus gypsy music and chanson as well as their covers of retro Japanese popular songs the two perform within a rainbow of unpredictable visuals and stylings The night includes the New York based jazz combo The Red Birds and a Charan Po Rantan inspired Halloween fête where we ll be serving up a signature Charan cocktail Come in colorful costume Come early and enjoy For a New World to Come Japan Society Gallery will be open until 8 PM and admission is free to ticketholders Hear and see more from Charan Po Rantan here Tickets 25 20 Japan Society members Part of Women on the Rise This season Japan Society launches a new long term initiative Women on the Rise bringing to the fore programming and content related to women and shining a light on women who are pushing boundaries and expanding horizons within their field Box Office Policy This program is subsidized by J LOP funding from The Ministry of Economy Trade and Industry of Japan Beer provided courtesy of SAPPORO U S A INC Photo Charan Po Rantan courtesy of the artists Calendar of Events February 2016 S M T W Th F S 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Language Center Event Nihongo Chat eNews Sign up Stay informed about all Japan Society programs and events Subscribe Now Visitor Information Location 333 East 47th Street New York NY 10017 Box Office Hours Monday 12 6 PM Tuesday Thursday 11 6 PM Friday 11 AM 9 PM Weekends during exhibitions 11 AM 5 PM Box Office 212 715 1258 Check our Visit page for current weekend hours

    Original URL path: http://japansociety.org/event/charan-po-rantan (2016-02-14)
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  • Spectator
    workshops with students from a school for the deaf in Tokyo Spectator unveils non narrative stories of tender emotion woven through director choreographer Shuji Onodera s original movement vocabulary coupled with video imagery projected text an intimate apartment room stage set and slapstick humor The cast includes Naoya Oda from the celebrated butoh company Dairakudakan along with Maki Yamada and Mai Nagumo two participants from Onodera s initial workshops for deaf students Tickets 30 25 Japan Society members The Friday November 13 performance is followed by a MetLife Meet the Artists Reception Box Office Policy Spectator is a production of OWL SPOT Toshima Performing Arts Center This program is supported by the Agency for Cultural Affairs Government of Japan in the fiscal year 2015 MetLife Meet the Artists Reception support is provided by MetLife Foundation Photo Spectator Naoya Ikegami Calendar of Events February 2016 S M T W Th F S 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Language Center Event Nihongo Chat eNews Sign up Stay informed about all Japan Society programs and events Subscribe Now Visitor Information Location 333 East 47th Street New York NY 10017 Box Office Hours Monday 12 6 PM Tuesday Thursday 11 6 PM Friday 11 AM 9 PM Weekends during exhibitions 11 AM 5 PM Box Office 212 715 1258 Check our Visit page for current weekend hours Gallery Hours Japan Society Gallery is currently closed for installation of our spring exhibition In the Wake Japanese Photographers Respond to 3 11 Business Hours Monday Friday 9 30 AM 5 30 PM Japan Society will be closed February 13 14 15 20 21 and March 5 Phone 212 832 1155 Box Office

    Original URL path: http://japansociety.org/event/company-derashinera-spectators (2016-02-14)
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  • A Night of Kyogen with Mansaku Nomura and Mansaku-no-Kai Kyogen Company
    virtuosic performance of the vigorous solo piece Nasu no Yoichi based on a serious episode from The Tale of the Heike the program also includes the dynamic Akutaro starring Mansai about a troublemaker s unexpected journey to repentance and the popular play Bonsan which follows a foolish thief with a penchant for bonsai trees With English titles A pre performance lecture begins at 6 30 pm prior to each performance Led by Dr Carolyn Morley Professor of Japanese Literature and Theater at Wellesley College Open and free for ticket holders TICKETS Gala Tickets 85 75 Japan Society members for Dec 10th show SOLD OUT Dec 10 12 Performance only Tickets 55 45 Japan Society members A wait list will begin at 6 30 PM before the performance The Thursday December 10 performance is followed by a MetLife Meet the Artists Reception for Gala ticket holders Box Office Policy This program is supported by the Agency for Cultural Affairs Government of Japan in the fiscal year 2015 Tokyo Metropolitan Government Arts Council Tokyo and Kansai Osaka 21st Century Association through the Japan World Exposition 1970 Commemorative Fund Additional support is provided by Dr and Mrs Carl F Taeusch II MetLife Meet the Artists Reception support is provided by MetLife Foundation Photos Mansaku Nomura Shinji Masakawa Mansai Nomura Shinji Masakawa Calendar of Events February 2016 S M T W Th F S 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Language Center Event Nihongo Chat eNews Sign up Stay informed about all Japan Society programs and events Subscribe Now Visitor Information Location 333 East 47th Street New York NY 10017 Box Office Hours Monday 12 6 PM Tuesday Thursday 11 6

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  • Toshiki Okada God Bless Baseball
    Meet the Artists Reception Part of The Public Theater s Under the Radar Festival Partner organizations for the God Bless Baseball U S tour are FringeArts Philadelphia Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at the University of Maryland and Wexner Center for the Arts at The Ohio State University Box Office Policy Toshiki Okada God Bless Baseball U S tour is funded by the Agency for Cultural Affairs Government of Japan in the fiscal year 2015 Tokyo Metropolitan Government The Japan Foundation through the Performing Arts JAPAN Program and the Asian Cultural Council This project is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts The New York Engagement of Toshiki Okada s God Bless Baseball is made possible through the ArtsCONNECT program of Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation with support from the National Endowment for the Arts God Bless Baseball is presented as part of The Public Theater s Under the Radar Festival 2016 produced by The Public Theater God Bless Baseball is commissioned by Asian Culture Complex Asian Arts Theatre co produced by Asian Culture Complex Asian Arts Theatre Festival Tokyo and Taipei Arts Festival additional commissioning support provided by FringeArts Philadelphia Japan Society New York Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at the University of Maryland and Wexner Center for the Arts at The Ohio State University research and workshop support by Doosan Art Center MetLife Meet the Artists Reception support is provided by MetLife Foundation Photo God Bless Baseball Asian Arts Theater Moon So Young Toshiki Okada Nobutaka Sato Calendar of Events February 2016 S M T W Th F S 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22

    Original URL path: http://japansociety.org/event/toshiki-okada-god-bless-baseball (2016-02-14)
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  • Annual Play Reading Series Girl X
    performance conversation with the audience Tickets 15 10 Japan Society members Part of Women on the Rise This season Japan Society launches a new long term initiative Women on the Rise bringing to the fore programming and content related to women and shining a light on women who are pushing boundaries and expanding horizons within their field Part of Commemorating the 5th Anniversary of 3 11 an institution wide series of programming that examines the post 3 11 recovery and reconstruction process and the tremendous challenges that remain Box Office Policy Supported by The Saison Foundation Image Girl X SHIBA minoru and Eishin Yoshida Suguru Yamamoto Shohey Saito Charlotte Braithwaite Richard Greene Photography Exhibition In the Wake Japanese Photographers Respond to 3 11 Friday March 11 Sunday June 12 The catastrophic earthquake and tsunami that struck northeast Japan on March 11 2011 and triggered an on going nuclear More Info Symposium New Directions in Japanese Art Architecture after 3 11 Friday March 11 5 30 PM Leading artists practitioners and scholars discuss the emergence of local community as a determining factor of creative More Info Film Nuclear Nation II Thursday March 17 7 PM This follow up to director Atsushi Funahashi s critically acclaimed 2012 documentary continues his investigation More Info Artists in Dialogue Confronting Disaster Friday April 15 6 30 PM Join this groundbreaking conversation with two artists working on the cutting edge of the visual arts and environmental More Info Calendar of Events February 2016 S M T W Th F S 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Language Center Event Nihongo Chat eNews Sign up Stay informed about all Japan Society programs and events

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  • Sound Exploration with Otomo Yoshihide/FEN
    Times as incredibly adept and is also known for his composition of the hit theme song from the 2013 NHK morning drama Amachan あまちゃん FEN includes leading avant garde musicians from throughout Asia of equivalent prestige to Otomo in Japan Ryu Hankil Seoul Yan Jun Beijing and Yuen Chee Wai Singapore TICKETS Concert 1 Club style Session 7 00 8 00 pm standing only 18 15 Japan Society members Concert 2 Auditorium Session 9 30 10 30 pm general seating 18 15 Japan Society members Two Session Pass 32 26 Japan Society members Available by calling the Box Office at 212 715 1258 This program is supported by Doug and Teresa Peterson Additional support is provided by the Asian Cultural Council Photos FEN courtesy of LUFF 2013 René Zumstein Otomo Yoshihide Rui Sato Ryu Hankil courtesy of the artist Yan Jun Cao Shuying Yuen Cheewai Teoh Eng Hooi Calendar of Events February 2016 S M T W Th F S 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Language Center Event Nihongo Chat eNews Sign up Stay informed about all Japan Society programs and events Subscribe Now Visitor Information Location 333 East 47th Street New York NY 10017 Box Office Hours Monday 12 6 PM Tuesday Thursday 11 6 PM Friday 11 AM 9 PM Weekends during exhibitions 11 AM 5 PM Box Office 212 715 1258 Check our Visit page for current weekend hours Gallery Hours Japan Society Gallery is currently closed for installation of our spring exhibition In the Wake Japanese Photographers Respond to 3 11 Business Hours Monday Friday 9 30 AM 5 30 PM Japan Society will be closed February 13 14 15 20 21

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