Nihon Buyo Dance & Music with Geimaruza

March 4, 2017
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Nihon Buyo Dance
Fri., Mar. 3, 8 PM
Sat., Mar. 4, 8 PM

A Comprehensive Intro/Demo to Nihon Buyo
Fri., Mar. 3, 6:30 PM
Sat., Mar. 4, 6:30 PM

Nihon Buyo Dance For Kids & Families
Sun., Mar. 5, 4 PM

Sat., Mar. 4, 2—4 PM

Experience the breadth of nihon buyo with members of Geimaruza. In this unique workshop with live musical accompaniment, participants will be guided through different movement styles and expressions including techniques that derive from noh theater, agrarian lifestyle and the natural environment, in addition to the onnagata (male performer who impersonates women) and aragoto (strong heroic male).

TICKETS: $75/$65 Japan Society members

This event is led in Japanese with English translation.

Max. 20 participants. Some movement-based professional performance experience required. Participants must wear socks and exercise wear.

Box Office Policy

  • Saturday, March 4, 2017
  • 2:00 pm