Category : Japan

262. Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre Bazaar, a Report

P. Anne Winter writes about this recent JCCC event As I’ve known from previous bazaars, this one earlier this month started with a line-up

261. Traditional Japanese Puppets in Toronto

P. Anne Winter writes about the Hachioji Kuruma Ningyo Puppets.  Even though it was outside our usual free or nearly free guidelines, I decided

  P. Anne Winter writes about this annual bazaar. This wonderful event on May 5 can be full of surprises. You can find real

I finally had a chance to catch the moving posters of many of Tamasaburo’s fine performances at the Japan Foundation. What a treat! As

I fell in love with storytelling around campfires at a cottage or summer camp many years ago. Last year’s Storytelling Festival brought back those

237. Kabuki 2012 in HD by P. Anne Winter

  Last month, I was fortunate to attend all four of the Japan Foundation’s Kabuki HD films at the Scotiabank Theatre. I noted that

216. Cinema Kabuki by P. Anne Winter

We try to avoid mentioning events that cost this much, but Cinema Kabuki is a very rare and special opportunity. Book your tickets soon.

190. Multicultural Toronto events weekend October 14-16

  Here are some free or almost free ethnic events this weekend open to the public. You might find the following interesting and stimulating.

189. Brewing World-Class Japanese Sake in Toronto

Today I treated myself to a Thanksgiving of a different kind. I watched master (mistress) brewer Takahashi-Sensei work on three Sake brews at the

188. Mutant Japanese Morning Glories by P. Anne Winter

      The Japan Foundation is always full of wonderful surprise lectures. Wednesday’s by Prof. Reiji Iwabuchi had exquisite pictures of hybrid Japanese flowers.