The Dallas Black Dance Theatre's DBDT: Encore! presents a world premiere from Japanese choreographer Takehiro Ueyama. In the Sea of Heaven was created as an ode to the victims of the 2011 Japanese tsunami, and the recent 2017 hurricanes. It’s a powerful work featuring Encore! dancers exploring a variety of global aesthetics. Then Encore! shifts into fast-gear in Zach Law Ingram’s Phoenix, a contemporary ballet based on the mythical Greek firebird. Choreographer: In the Sea of Heaven – Takehiro Ueyama, TAKE Dance Choreographer: Phoenix – Zach Law IngramRead more »
"Shinbokukai" (dinner get-together) is always a great time to relax and enjoy the company of friends. This time, Shinbokukai will be at Sushi Axiom (there are two Sushi Axiom’s in Fort Worth; this gathering will be at Montgomery Plaza, 2600 W 7th St, Fort Worth, TX 76107). Everyone pays for themselves. RSVP by March 31st to Harvey Yamagata at 817-737-9166 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.Read more »
April 15, 2018
The world famous Japanese percussion group will perform their modern, high-energy performances showcasing the ancient art of Japanese drumming that have transfixed audiences worldwide. Tao: Drum Heart combines highly physical, large-scale drumming with contemporary costumes.
"The serene beauty of the Japanese Garden at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden serves as a backdrop for a fest featuring Japanese music, Sakura dancers, sword and martial arts demos, bonsai and ikebana displays, vendors selling artwork, jewelry and gifts, and a food court. Activities for children include kimono dress-up, Japanese story time, orgami, calligraphy, crafts, games, temporary tattoos, Japanese fish painting, koi fish feeding" (Guidelive.com)Read more »
The U.S.- Japan Council is pleased to host the Japan-Texas Economic Summit, to be held in Houston, Texas May 7 - 9, 2018. Following the highly successful Japan-Hawaii Economic Summit in 2017, the Japan-Texas Economic Summit will bring together business leaders, investors, state and local officials, and economic development organizations from across the Lone Star State and Japan. Texas is a leading destination for foreign direct investment from Japan, and we will welcome government and business representatives from the Government…Read more »