Meet Japan’s Mystical Folktale Creatures & Ghosts through Kamishibai Storytelling

November 10, 2013
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Children will be introduced to mystical creatures of Japan such as oni, kappa and tengu, as well as other popular yokai creatures found in Japanese folklore through kamishibai (paper theater) storytelling. Afterward, they will create their own masks of the folktale characters featured in the stories.

Participants are encouraged to come in costume!

Recommended for ages 3-10 and accompanying adults.

$12/$5 Japan Society members; children ages 2 or under free.

Buy tickets online or call the Japan Society Box Office at (212) 715-1258, Mon. – Fri. 11 am – 6 pm, & weekends during gallery exhibitions 11 am – 5 pm.

  • Sunday, November 10, 2013
  • 2:00 pm