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Princess Mononoke the Play

The New Diorama Theatre in London with the co-operation of Studio Ghibli, Whole Hog Theatre presents the world’s first theatrical staging of Hayao Miyazaki’s renowned animated film. Using giant puppets made from recycled materials, visceral, physical storytelling and original live … Continue reading

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Hyper Japan

The UK’s biggest J- Culture event Hyper Japan is been held at Earl’s Court in London. This event features Animation screenings, Cosplay, Japanese Street Fashion show and much more. Professional Calligrapher and Kendo master Yukiko Ayres will be giving demonstrations … Continue reading

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Invitation to a Kamishibai

Kamishibai, made from the two Japanese words for “paper” and “drama”, is a form of Japanese storytelling, originally from the Japanese Buddhist temples of the 12th century. Usually a storyteller sits behind or to the side of a small, free … Continue reading

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