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Successfully ended, Iwami-Kagura Tokyo Performance
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All enthusiastic kagura fans have been waiting for this opportunity to enjoy Kagura performance with nostalgic melody and drum beets.
Time and date:
January 14th 2013, from 15:30 for about three hours
Place:
SAKURA Hall (Culture center Ohwada in Shibuya-ku)
Performing group:
Hamada Iwami-kagura association
Ticket:
4.500yen at Ticket-pia,
Advanced ticket:
4,000yen available at Nihonbashi Shimane-kan

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Great Iwami-Kagura expedition to India in Dec. – Successfully ended
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In fact, Iwami-Kagura was performed three times during the Japan-India Friendship year in 2007 at Mumbai and Chennai. They were well accepted by many enthusiastic audiences with standing ovations and calling for an anchor. It was overwhelmed and indescribable positive responses at all stages.

Based on this precious experience and acceptance by Indian people, we have planned the Iwami-kagura performance tour to New Delhi, capital city, and Chennai, major southern city.

Iwami-Kagura-India-news

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Iwamikagura was performed at the Al-Janadriyah National Festival in Saudi Arabia.
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Two groups from Hamada and Masuda areas attended this important ceremony of the 26th Janadriyah National Festival for Heritage and Culture in Saudi Arabia from April 13 to 30. Japan is the guest country for Saudi Arabia this time and Iwamikagura is a part of Japanese cultural missions for this festival. The overview can be seen at the Nishimura-Chachu HP in Japanese and you can gest more detailed information at Saudi Arabia HP.

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Iwamikagura is now at your door steps!
Inaugural Events for New Iwamikagura Hamada Shachu(Group) and its Tokyo Kaguradan(group)
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A new Iwamikagura group called Hamada Shachu was formed in January 14 with 39 veteran Iwamikagura members from 10 groups in the area of Hamada-city (Iwami region, Shimane-ken) and the Tokyo Kaguradan was formed with voluntary members in Kanto area. The main objectives of the new group is to promote and attract Iwamikagura to the rest of Iwami region specifically to major cities like Tokyo areas with a combined effort of sponsored groups.
The first inaugural and promotional Iwamikagura is being performed at Daishin department store as an opening event for the new store building near JR Ohmori Station from February 25 to 27.
Their feature number is Daija(Great serpent) with the shortcut version..

■ Time and date  Feb 25(Fri)) at 10:30 / 13:00 / 15:00  Feb 26(Sat) at 10:30 / 13:00 / 15:00  Feb 27(Sun) at 10:30 / 13:00 ※Admission free
http://www.daishin-jp.com/event/event110225.html
■ Phone :03-3773-1721(Daishin Dept)
For your access, see the Daishin Web site at:
http://www.daishin-jp.com/
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