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  • Ripe Time/PlayCo work-in-progress Haruki Murakami's Sleep
    a trailblazing creative team of women including Japanese American playwright Naomi Iizuka and designers Mimi Lien Ilona Somogyi Jiyoun Chang and Hannah Wasileski with original score performed live by the NewBorn Trio Katie Down Miguel Frasconi and Jeffrey Lependorf The ensemble features Akiko Aizawa Brad Culver Takemi Kitamura Paula McGonagle Jiehae Park and Saori Tsukada Tickets 20 18 Japan Society members All performances are SOLD OUT Please call the Box Office at 212 715 1258 on February 24 to check for tickets that may become available The Friday February 26 performance is followed by a MetLife Meet the Artists Reception 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 Sleep is developed in association with Center Theatre Group with support from the Andrew W Mellon Foundation This program was developed at The Ground Floor at Berkeley Repertory Theatre in June 2015 MetLife Meet the Artists Reception support is provided by MetLife Foundation Photo Illustration by Kat Menschik 2009 DuMont Buchverlag Cologne Rachel Dickstein Todd France 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

    Original URL path: http://japansociety.org/event/ripe-time-sleep-work-in-progress-showing (2016-02-14)
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  • The Prince of Kabuki: Ebizo Ichikawa
    anticipation of his project Grand Japan Theater s first performance at Carnegie Hall on March 1st An Evening of Japanese Traditional Theatre Ebizo Ichikawa XI takes the stage at Japan Society for a conversation about his career and the traditions of kabuki theater Known as the prince of kabuki Ebizo began his training at the age of five and has appeared on television and in films as well as on kabuki stages both in Japan and abroad The eleventh holder of the Ebizo name he is heir to the Ichikawa clan of actors which traces its lineage back to the famous Danjuro I in the late 17th century Ebizo will be joined by hayashikata kabuki musician Denjiro Tanaka VII and other kabuki performers for the discussion The program will also include an on stage demonstration of kabuki makeup application Moderated by Dr Samuel Leiter Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Theatre Brooklyn College and The Graduate Center CUNY Tickets 25 20 Japan Society members seniors students Box Office Policy This program is generously supported by Ms Yoko Makino 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

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  • Korea-Japan Relations: Potential and Progress
    nuclear test heightened shared concerns and underscored the need for bilateral cooperation Korea Society Chairman Thomas Hubbard discusses recent progress in Korea Japan relations with Council on Foreign Relations Senior Fellow Dr Sheila Smith in this timely and forward looking session co organized by the Korea Society Speakers Ambassador Thomas Hubbard Chairman The Korea Society Senior Director Asia Practice McLarty Associates Dr Sheila Smith Senior Fellow for Japan Studies Council on Foreign Relations and author of Intimate Rivals Japanese Domestic Politics and a Rising China Agenda 12 12 30 pm Registration Light lunch will be served 12 30 1 30 Discussion and Q A To register Japan Society Corporate Members Free up to designated number of tickets additional tickets 10 Please register at the Japan Society website Non members 20 Please register at the Korea Society website Japan Society Individual Members 10 Please register at the Korea Society website Seating is available on a first come first served basis Prepayment must be made with a credit card All registrations and cancellations must be made at least 48 hours prior to the event Substitutions are welcome For further information or assistance please contact Business Policy at 212 715 1208 or email register japansociety org Co organized by the Korea Society 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

    Original URL path: http://japansociety.org/event/korea-japan-relations-potential-and-progress (2016-02-14)
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  • Doll Festival: Hinamatsuri
    Hinamatsuri dolls and learn about the songs traditions and history that surrounds Japan s Doll Festival which celebrates the health and happiness of young girls After admiring the displays and enjoying the interactive songs and activities create your very own doll during the craft section of the event Recommended for children ages 3 10 and accompanying adults Boys are welcome to participate Healthy Japanese light meals snacks and festival related refreshments available for purchase by Tickets 15 8 Japan Society members children ages 2 or under free Annual Family Festivities are sponsored in part by Kumon of Manhattan Centers This program is also made possible by the Yoshiye Murase Memorial Fund 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 212 715 1258 Map and Contact Information Stay Connected Blog Facebook Twitter YouTube Support Japan Society Become a Member Make a Donation Corporate Membership Corporate Sponsorship About Overview

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  • Security Challenges in Northeast Asia
    region all present significant challenges to constructing a stable regional order in Northeast Asia This program will explore what the United States Japan and Russia can do to promote peace and security in the region Panelists Ambassador Gleb A Ivashentsov Member Russian International Affairs Council Professor Matake Kamiya Professor of International Relations National Defense Academy of Japan Dr Stephen E Noerper Senior Vice President The Korea Society Moderator Dr Thomas E Graham Managing Director Kissinger Associates Inc Agenda 5 45 6 00 pm Registration 6 00 7 15 Panel Discussion and Q A 7 15 8 00 Reception To register Japan Society Corporate Members Free up to designated number of tickets additional tickets 10 Please register at the Japan Society website Non members 25 Please register at the NCAFP website Japan Society Individual Members 15 Please register at the NCAFP website Seating is available on a first come first served basis Prepayment must be made with a credit card All registrations and cancellations must be made at least 48 hours prior to the event Substitutions are welcome For further information or assistance please contact Business Policy at 212 715 1208 or email register japansociety org Co organized by the National Committee on American Foreign Policy 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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  • New Directions in Japanese Art & Architecture after 3/11
    and In the Wake co curator Anne Nishimura Morse Museum of Fine Arts Boston Refreshments and free gallery admission provided Tickets 35 25 Japan Society members seniors students includes exhibition admission Tickets on sale soon 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 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 Installation Yoko Ono Wish Tree Friday March 11 Sunday June 12 Make a wish and imagine peace with this special installation by trailblazing artist and cultural icon Yoko Ono who will 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 Girl X width 78 Theater Annual Play Reading Series Girl X Monday March 21 7 30 PM Set in a post 3 11 Tokyo Girl X centers on a few characters Sister who lives with her rich husband and 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 Subscribe Now Visitor Information Location 333 East 47th

    Original URL path: http://japansociety.org/event/new-directions-in-japanese-art-architecture-after-311 (2016-02-14)
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  • Nuclear Nation II
    a reception 2014 90 min Blu ray color in Japanese with English subtitles Directed by Atsushi Funahashi Tickets 15 12 Japan Society members seniors students Box Office Policy 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 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 Installation Yoko Ono Wish Tree Friday March 11 Sunday June 12 Make a wish and imagine peace with this special installation by trailblazing artist and cultural icon Yoko Ono who will 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 Girl X width 78 Theater Annual Play Reading Series Girl X Monday March 21 7 30 PM Set in a post 3 11 Tokyo Girl X centers on a few characters Sister who lives with her rich husband and 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 Subscribe Now Visitor Information Location 333

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  • Japan Earthquake Relief Fund: Japan Society
    Click here for a partial listing of Japan Earthquake Relief Fund supporters Video Report from Tohoku April 2012 Japan Society highlights the work of three organizations that are using Japan Earthquake Relief funds to rebuild communities in the Tohoku region MAKE AN ONLINE DONATION To make an online donation please click here You can also contribute to the Japan Earthquake Relief Fund by sending your check to Japan Society 333 East 47th Street New York New York 10017 Attn Japan Earthquake Relief Fund Please make your checks payable to Japan Society and indicate Japan Earthquake Relief Fund on the memo section of the check FUND RECIPIENTS Of the funds that have been generously donated so far we have earmarked 13 95 million to 44 organizations in support of 66 grants on the front lines of relief recovery and reconstruction in Tohoku Read more about these organizations or read the latest press release Japan Earthquake Relief Fund Updates Thanks from Fukushima Kids Building a Banya in Oshika MORIUMIUS is open now Strawberry Fields Forever Meet the calf Fukushima In Search of a Lost Future View more Japan Earthquake Relief Fund Videos Video ETIC Leadership Development in Tohoku Haruo Miyagi Founder and CEO of ETIC discusses the organization s work in Tohoku Video Hitoshi Abe on ArchiAid and Rebuilding Tohoku Hitoshi Abe co founder of ArchiAid talks about the incredible work the organization is doing to help rebuild communities in the Tohoku region after the March 11 2011 earthquake and tsunami Video Projects by Japan Earthquake Relief Fund Recipients Generous donations to the Earthquake Relief Fund have allowed Japan Society to earmark 5 6 million in funding to 13 nonprofit organizations on the front lines of relief recovery and reconstruction in Tohoku Click here for additional videos chronicling the Japan Earthquake Relief

    Original URL path: http://japansociety.org/page/earthquake (2016-02-14)
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