The Japan Society
Yo No Bi Tour

Yo No Bi Tour

Two internationally acclaimed Japanese musicians who also work with installation, ASUNA and Tomoko Sauvage, were invited to tour the North of England having been commissioned by Yo No Bi tour to produce new sonic works relating to the space and the local community.

Manga Book Club

Manga Book Club

A Manga Book Club for Year 7 and 8 students at The Royal Grammar School in Guildford, offering insight into an aspect of Japanese culture and increasing interest in Japanese studies.

JAEFF: Screening Of ‘A Page of Madness’

JAEFF: Screening Of ‘A Page of Madness’

Screening of ‘A Page of Madness’ (Teinosuke Kinugasa, 1926) with live narration from a renowned benshi and traditional Japanese musical accompaniment.

Brogdale Collections: Hanami Experience and Festival

Brogdale Collections: Hanami Experience and Festival

A one day 'hanami' festival celebrating Japanese culture with a wide range of activities including a tea ceremony demonstration, taiko drumming, workshops, an exhibition of Japanese artifacts plus tours of Brogdale Farm’s vast collection of cherry trees.

Celebrating Tanabata Festival with a Japan Day

Celebrating Tanabata Festival with a Japan Day

To coincide with Tanabata Festival, students from St Joseph’s Catholic School in Broadstairs, Kent took part in a number of activities to celebrate the cultural richness of Japan and included a visit from Japanese students from Chaucer College.

CreativiTEA - wake up the wonder!

CreativiTEA - wake up the wonder!

A series of workshops aimed at diverse groups in the community including school children, focusing on the creative arts of haiku poetry and ceramics and featuring Japanese poet Hiroshi Taniuchi.

Cultural Week

Cultural Week

A cultural week in the summer term for Year 5 students to learn Japanese culture and authentic music before they begin Japanese Language in September.

Family Challenge Day

Family Challenge Day

A one day event providing an opportunity for families to work together to learn about Japanese culture and language and to try their hand at playing Go.

Japan Festival 2017

Japan Festival 2017

A one day festival organised by Bath - Beppu Friendship Association with a wide range of activities including calligraphy, haiku, origami, games, crafts and dressing up in kimono.

Japanese Netsuke Exhibition and Events

Japanese Netsuke Exhibition and Events

A programme of talks and art and craft workshops planned to run alongside an exhibition of netsuke at the Museum of East Asian Art in Bath.