Please come and see this exciting collaboration of Japanese drum and traditional performing arts!
WHAT IS GINKENSHIBU?
Ginkenshibu is a collective term for the traditional Japanese performing arts “Gin-ei” (recitation of classical Chinese and Japanese poetry) and “Ken-shibu” (Gin-ei recitation accompanied by dance).
What is “Gin-ei”?
Gin-ei is a traditional recitational art used to express Japanese sentiment, and can be enjoyed by people of all ages, both young and old.
What is “Ken-shibu”?
Ken-shibu is a collective term for two types of dance – Ken-bu and Shi-bu – both of which are performed to accompany Gin-ei.
Japanese Samurai swords, and Fan dancing!