We dance Yosakoi in hope of a wonderful world, “Yoi yo sa koi.” The dance is also transmitted throughout the world as “Izanai.” This dance fascinates many people. This year we also get the chance to have cultural exchange with the people of Hawaii. Our dance of love transcends all borders and generations.
We will perform the renowned Awaodori dance, the pride and joy of our homeland, Tokushima Prefecture in the Shikoku region.Tonosama Ren is outstandingly skillful and popular among the many celebrated dance groups. The male dance is dynamic and aggressive, whereas the female dance is elegant and flawless. We do our best to dance wholeheartedly to preserve the Awaodori tradition for the next generation. This effort is shown not only for our homeland Tokushima but also for worldwide peace. Please enjoy Awaodori to your heart’s content. Watch as music and dance become one.
Aloha Moana Momi ImabariHula
We will be dancing Hawaii’s traditional hula. Hula is very popular in Japan. We hope to promote cultural exchange through this graceful dance. We will be dancing with all our hearts once again and hope that you will cheer us on.