Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Osaka-Style English Rakugo (Japanese Sit-Down Comedy) in Las Vegas
Lowden Theater, Las Vegas Academy of the Arts
(875 E Clark Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89101)
Wednesday, April 5; 6-8pm
The Consulate General of Japan in San Francisco, in partnership with the Japan Foundation, the Southern Nevada Japanese Teachers Association, and Clark County School District, and other community organizations, present a special one-night-only traditional Japanese entertainment spectacular in English!
On the evening of April 5, the renowned English Rakugo performer, Kaishi KATSURA will humor audiences in Las Vegas with his Kamigata (Osaka-style) English Rakugo at the Las Vegas Academy of the Arts’ Lowden Theater. Also performing as part of this unique event are Asakichi KATSURA, an English Rakugo performer; Lucky Mai, a traditional Japanese-style juggler; and Masako KATSU, an accompanying shamisen player.
We hope that you can enjoy this unique experience.
(English Rakugo Performer; 2008 Cultural Ambassador for the Japanese Agency for Cultural Exchange)
(English Rakugo Performer)
(Daikagura-style acrobat and juggler)
(accompaniment shamisen player)