Shodo GirlsTraditional Performance
We are calligraphy girls hosted by a Japanese culture experience event called “Shodo Cafe” from Shin-Okubo, Tokyo.
Tobaya Riseki, Kineya Miori ShamisenTraditional Performance
Tobaya riseki’s both grandfather and father are living national treasures of Kabuki Nagauta. He has been active in a wide range of activities from overseas performances to popularization activities.
Baekdu Hagwon Keonguk Junior High School and High School Traditional Art ClubTraditional Performance
We at the Traditional Arts group are working hard to learn traditional Korean percussion instruments and folk dances. Please enjoy the “old” and “present” sessions performed by today’s youth.
Imamsuat: Sugpiaq Dancers of AnchorageTraditional Performance
Imamsuat, based in Anchorage, is an Alaska Native dance group performing and teaching traditional and modern Sugpiaq music. Imamsuat means “People of the Sea” in the Sugpiaq language. The Sugpiaq people are the indigenous inhabitants the North Pacific Islands of Kodiak and Afognak, the Alaska and Kenai Peninsulas, and Prince William Sound.
School-based Cultural Group that showcases Ilocandia rich culture.
Hawai’i Taiwanese associationTraditional Performance
Taichung Sheng-Wu-Zhou Puppet Troupe was established in Taiwan in 1965 by Mr.Wang, Jin-Chih has been in the business for 50 years, which has won the award of Taichung City’s excellent performance team nine times in a row. Mr.Wang, Ying-Chun, the second-generation owner of the Taichung Sheng Wu Zhou puppet troupe, who makes innovation of arts based on the traditional, have been honored with the national grand prize in 2007 starring contest, which created unlimited possibilities for the puppet shows. Now he also teaches in the university (National Taichung University of Education), and there have been thousands of students who have benefited from his teaching. He is the rising star of the puppet performers.
Taiwanese aboriginal choir 春日古謠Traditional Performance
Taiwanese aboriginal choir will perform traditional aboriginal songs.
atelier skyTraditional Performance
Atelier Sky is a Japanese drum school in Chikugo City, Fukuoka Prefecture. We teach such as Japanese drum classes, Japanese drum groups, and educational institutions and the number of students currently exceeds 1,000. We will convey the wonderfulness of traditional Japanese drums from Fukuoka Prefecture to the world.
Hyuga Hiyotoko Odori Nobosemon AsahikaiTraditional Performance
With the aim of supporting the creation of a safe town proposed by the police and ward offices, we contribute to revitalizing the community by giving “laughs and excitement” through dance. We won the “Hyotoko Grand Prize” in Japan at the 34th Summer Festival held in Hyuga City.
Yamaga Lantern Dance Preservation SocietyTraditional Performance
We are a sightseeing PR group that preserves and inherits the local performing art “Yamaga Lantern Dance” in Yamaga City, Kumamoto Prefecture. It has been 62 years since its establishment. The figure of dancing with lighted Yamaguchi Lanterns on head, which is made of only Japanese paper and glue, is very elegant and fantastic.