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Special collaboration event will be held to commemorate our 50th founding anniversary!!!
Please come and see this exciting collaboration of Japanese drum and traditional performing arts!

SunJul 29, 20185:00 PMMuseum of Contemporary Art, Chicago mapThis show is “sold out.“Thank you for your ticket order!Please come to see our super team performing
at the Japan Information Center. (Sat, Jul 28th)

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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.

WORKSHOP

Saturday, July 28th at 4PM
Japanese Samurai swords, and Fan dancing!
Consulate-General of Japan in Chicago | 737 N Michigan Ave #1000, Chicago, IL 60611

Tatsu Aoki taiko performance at Taiko Legacy and Reduction in 2017 at MCATsukasa Taiko Taiko Legacy and Reduction in 2017 scene at MCA

Tsukasa Taiko

Tsukasa Taiko is a program of Asian Improv aRts Midwest,
offers taiko drum instruction, education, and performances.
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