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Saturday, October 14

Handa City Nihon Buyo Workshop
9:30 am to 11:30 am
O’Hara Student Center, 1st floor Dining Room, University of Pittsburgh
Sponsored by:
Asian Studies Center and International Week
Patrick Hughes
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Join the Asian Studies Center and the Japan-America Society of Pennsylvania on Saturday, October 14 from 9:30-11:30 am for a Japanese dance workshop on Nihon Buyo (日本舞踊). Nihon Buyo is a form of dance that grew out of Kabuki theater movements. A presentation, followed by a short performance of Nihon Buyo will be given by dance master Shinojo Nishikawa and her troupe. At the end of the performance, participants will learn a Nihon Buyo based dance-fitness routine (please wear comfortable clothing if you would like to participate).

This workshop is free and open to the public.

(light refreshments will be served at 9:30 and the presentation will begin at 10:00)

This workshop is free and open to the public, however you must register by October 11 by emailing Patrick Hughes at hughespw@pitt.edu to attend this event.