Wednesday, 10 September 2008

Event Announcement: Japanese Jamboree

Location: Clore Ballroom, Southbank Centre, London SE1 8XX
Date: 13th September 2008
Time: 11am - 5pm
Entry fee: FREE
Website: here

12 & 2pm Wakaba Kendo demonstration
1pm Giant Japanese Flower Arranging
3pm Giant Japanese Ink Painting performance
4pm Kakehashi Koto Ensemble workshop concert

Summary from site:
"On the eve of the Japanese moon-viewing festival, Tsukimi, enjoy a free and fun-packed running programme of activities and demonstrations for everyone with Japanese games, origami, manga-drawing, storytelling, taiko drumming, kimono, and calligraphy workshops. Come and see the creation of a giant Japanese flower arrangement, and an amazing giant Japanese ink painting by 70-year old master painter Soho Nakano."

I want to go! And I'll probably wear kimono or a dressed up yukata too! :D

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