events in May 2011 Archives - Japan Society of the UK

May 3, 2011

Japanese Conversation Group Meeting

The Japanese Conversation Group provides a friendly and informal atmosphere for Japanese speakers of all nationalities to come together and speak Japanese.

May 4, 2011

A Music and Fundraising Night for Japan (with comedy!)

A night of music and comedy.

Wednesday, May 4 · 6:00pm – 11:00pm
124 Westminster Bridge Road
London, United Kingdom

Entrance fee/donation: £3

May 8, 2011

Charity Concert – Japan Tsunami Earthquake Relief

Charity Concert and Sushi Demonstration.
All donations go to British Red Cross Tsunami Appeal for Japan.

May 9, 2011

Japan Society Book Club: Geisha in Rivalry by Kafu Nagai 「腕くらべ」 永井荷風著 

The book for discussion at this meeting is Geisha in Rivalry by Kafu Nagai. The book club itself is conducted in English but members can choose the language in which they read the book.

May 9, 2011

CONCERT FOR JAPAN – Tohoku Earthquake Relief Fund

Japanese Classical Musicians and actors are going to be performing to raise money for the Tohoku Earthquake Relief Fund. The concert will include some classical music repertoire and Japanese folk music with Japanese literature readings. This concert is free of charge. Donations will be collected at the concert.

May 11, 2011

Cantores Missae Concert for Japan

Wednesday 11th May 7:30pm
Nazareth House 169‐175
Hammersmith Road,
London W6

Tomas Luis de Victoria and J.S. Bach performed by Cantores Missae choir, with Yu Yasuaoka on the violin in aid of the Japan Society Tohoku Earthquake Relief Fund.

May 12, 2011
jewellery for japan

‘20:10’ Jewellery for Japan

Graduate Jewellers from Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design, London present a selection of their work at a pop-up event at no. 49 Hackney Road in aid of Japan’s Disaster Appeal on May 12th 2011. This is in honor of the exhibition that should have been held at Gallery Deux Poissons, Tokyo on this date.

May 12, 2011

Don’t Forget – A Duo Of Charity Events In May

For two nights this May, we’re presenting Don’t Forget – a duo of events dedicated to maintaining awareness and raising money in aid of these recent disasters in the Pacific. Uniting under these exceptional circumstances, the drum & bass and techno communities have each stepped up to fill the three rooms of our venue with some of the biggest lineups you’re likely to ever expect to see here in Farringdon.

May 14, 2011

Japan Tsunami Appeal – Charity Afternoon

Kids Activities (Origami, Kimono dress up, Face painting, Calligraphy) , Stalls(Food/Cakes, Books, Toys, Clothes), Mini Concert(Special guest Yu Yasuraoka, Professor of violin at Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama)…

May 14, 2011

JETAA Charity May Ball

Hosted at the deluxe 4-star Millennium Gloucester Hotel & Conference Centre in the heart of Kensington, London, this year’s glam JETAA Ball will be raising funds for the Japan Society’s Tohoku Earthquake Appeal, which JETAA UK is also supporting through our Give a Day for Japan scheme.