Japanese Girls Day | Hinamatsuri

The Japan Culture Development along with the Consulate General of Japan in Detroit and the DIA’s auxiliary Friends of Asian Arts and Culture invite you to celebrate Hinamatsuri with a showcase of traditional arts and modern Japanese culture including performances by Neo Japanesque and koto player Masayo Ishigure, a Hina doll display, a modern Kimono fashion show and hands-on workshops featuring origami and Japanese sweets. Please see the event schedule below:

Sat, March 2

  • All Day Gara-Pon Game by AISIN Group | Great Hall
  • All Day Sencha Green Tea & Sweets Service | Great Hall
  • 10:30 a.m., 1:00 p.m., & 3:00 p.m. Japanese Sweets (pancake) workshop | Student Lunchroom
  • 11:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:15 p.m., & 3:00 p.m. Story Telling (Nihon Mukashi Banashi)Great Hall
  • 11:30 a.m. Tea Ceremony Performance: Ura-Senke & Omote-Senke Schools | Rivera Court
  • 1:00 p.m. Calligraphy Performance: Ms. Kyoko Fujii | Rivera Court
  • 2:00 p.m. Koto Workshop | Rivera Court
  • 2:00 p.m. Music Performance: Neo JapanesqueDetroit Film Theatre
  • 3:45 p.m. Music Performance: Ms. Masayo Ishigure | Rivera Court

Sun, March 3

  • All Day Gara-Pon Game by AISIN Group | Great Hall
  • All Day Sencha Green Tea & Sweets Service | Great Hall
  • 10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Origami Workshop | Prentis Court
  • 11:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:15 p.m., & 3:00 p.m. Story Telling (Nihon Mukashi Banashi)Great Hall
  • 11:30 a.m. Tea Ceremony Performance: Ura-Senke & Omote-Senke Schools | Rivera Court
  • 1:00 p.m. Calligraphy Performance: Ms. Kyoko Fujii | Rivera Court
  • 2:00 p.m. Music Performance: Neo JapanesqueDetroit Film Theatre
  • 3:45 p.m. Fashion Show | Rivera Court

 

 

This event is part of Arts of Asia: A Year-Long Celebration of the DIA’s newly opened Robert & Katherine Jacobs Asian Wing.

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