When:
June 11, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
2019-06-11T18:30:00-07:00
2019-06-11T20:30:00-07:00
Where:
The Center
1840 Sutter St
San Francisco, CA 94115
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
JET Alumni Association of Northern California

Kabuki Theatre Appreciation Class – June 2019
Hosted by JET Alumni Association of Northern California (JETAANC) Kabuki Club

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. @ the Center
Free and open to the public. Donations welcome!
RSVP: kabuki@jetaanc.org

Interested in Japanese Kabuki theatre? Join JET alumni and friends for our monthly kabuki theatre appreciation class!

Learn why millions have come to love the drama, spectacle, and beauty of this powerful theatre tradition. The class is free and open to the public. No preparation needed. Feel free to bring snacks. All ages welcome!

This month’s class will study the famous Kabuki dance drama “Yoshinoyama” scene from the famous 18th century Bunraku puppet play “Yoshitsune Senbon Zakura” (Yoshitsune and the Thousand Cherry Trees): https://www.kabuki21.com/yoshinoyama.php

Learn why millions have come to love the drama, spectacle, and beauty of this powerful theatre tradition. The class is free and open to the public. No preparation needed. Feel free to bring snacks. All ages welcome!

What is Bunraku? Click here for a good introduction: http://www2.ntj.jac.go.jp/unesco/bunraku/en/

Presented by JETAANC Kabuki Club: http://jetaanc.org/kabuki
Co-sponsored by the Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California (JCCCNC): http://www.jcccnc.org/
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