December 6, 2016

Okinawan Music Event at East West Center

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Music Performance: “Mimi-gusui: Life Sustenance through the Ears”

http://www.eastwestcenter.org/events/music-performance-%E2%80%9Cmimi-gusui-life-sustenance-through-the-ears%E2%80%9D

When: Dec 11 2016 – 2:00pm until Dec 11 2016 – 3:00pm
Where: East-West Center Gallery, John A. Burns Hall, 1601 East-West Road

What: This“Mimi-gusui: Life Sustenance through the Ears” talk story concert led by Norman Kaneshiro, Musical Director, Ukwanshin Kabudan Ryukyu Performing Arts Group is in conjunction with the gallery exhibition, Ayanuji 綾虹Okinawa’s Traditional Culture: Past and Present.

This program is free and open to the public. Seating is limited.

 

November 30, 2016

“Nabbie’s Love” will be played at the East West Center at UH Mānoa Campus

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The Japanese film titled Nabbie’s Love (ナビィの恋) will be played on Sunday, December 4, from 2 to 4 PM at the East West Center’s John A. Burns Hall (1601 East West Road, Honolulu, HI).

According to the East West Center, the film is about “life in a small Okinawan community depicted through the story of a local grandmother, her grandchildren, and a young Japanese visitor.”

Japanese with English subtitles, 92 minutes.

This program is free and open to the public. Seating is limited.

The showing is in conjunction with the gallery exhibition, Ayanuji (綾虹) Okinawa’s Traditional Culture: Past and Present.

Here is a film’s trailer.

Please enjoy the exhibit at the Burns Hall before or after the film!

More events are coming till January 8, 2017.

Gallery Exhibition: AYANUJI Okinawa’s traditional culture: past & present