HIROBA An Evening of Rakugo with Katsura Zakoba

January 21, 2004
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Katsura Zakoba is one of the most renowned rakugo (the traditional Japanese art of comic storytelling) masters today. An award-winning storyteller with 40 years of experience, master Zakoba is also known as an accomplished actor in both theater and film, including, most recently, a role in Nagisa Oshima’s Gohatto (Taboo). In this rare U.S. appearance, he performs his favorite pieces and some improvisations.

In Japanese. Followed by a reception.

Tickets: $10; Japan Society members & seniors $8; students $5.

  • Wednesday, January 21, 2004
  • 6:30 pm