Toshima Ward conducts various cultural projects throughout the city as an East Asian cultural city host city in 2019. As one of its cultural projects, it will be held at Higashiikebukuro Central Park from 12:00 on September 22 (Sunday). 、 Traditional performing arts @ Outdoor Park “Kono Hoshi de Odoru-Folk Dance Festival” was held. The theme of “Let's Feel! Dance Groove!” Was “Hitoha Odoru”, which was swelled by ring dance last year. This year, folk dances rooted in regions all over the country gathered, and dancers and spectators dance together. The appeal of folk dance will be transmitted through “ring dance” and talk sessions.
Last year's “Human Dance”
September 22 (Sun) Traditional performing art @ Outdoor park
■ Held information [Date and time] September 22, 2019 (Sunday) 11: 00-19: 00 * The second venue is 13: 00-16: 30 [Venue] Higashi Ikebukuro Chuo Park (3-1-6 Higashiikebukuro, Toshima-ku) ) Venue 2: Tobu Department Store Ikebukuro 8F Sky Deck Square (1-1-25 Nishi-Ikebukuro, Toshima Ward) [Admission] Free [Appearance] ● Ainu Folk Dance (Hokkaido) / AYNURUTOMTE ● Nishima Onnai ) Bon Odori (Akita Prefecture) / Nishima Onnai Bon Odori Dance Enthusiasm ・ Kanatsu Ryu Shio-Dori (Iwate Prefecture) / Kantsu-Ryu Yokohama Lion-Dance ● Nakano Nanazumai (Iwate Prefecture) ) / Nakano Shichibu Dance Kanto Lovers Association ● Nagasaki Lion Dance (Tokyo) / Nagasaki Lion Lion ● Gujo Dance (Gifu) / Gujo Dance Preservation ● Sanuki Lion Dance (Kagawa) / Tokyo Sanuki Lion Dance ● Awa Odori (Tokushima) / Shinkiren ● Dragon (Nagasaki) / Toryu Club ● Acer (Okinawa) / Tokyo Nakano-ku Akaji Acer ● Chinese dance, Tonko Dance, etc. (China) / General Chinese Dance Salon ● Punmuru (Korea) / Tokyo Korea YMCA Pungmul Group * Please refer to the Foundation website, facebook, Twitter, etc. for locations and times.・ URL: https://www.toshima-mirai.or.jp [Talk Guest] Hajime Oishi (writer), Tomoe Kanno (National Museum of Ethnology Researcher) [Moderator / Progress] Ayumi Takahashi (Kika net), Matt・ Gilan [Composition / Supervision] Osamu Miyagi [Organizer] Agency for Cultural Affairs / Japan Arts Culture Promotion Association / Toshima Ward / Toshima Future Culture Foundation East Asian Culture City 2019 Toshima Executive Committee / Tokyo Art Festival Executive Committee Association [Sponsored] Tobu Department Store Ikebukuro Store What is East Asian Cultural City? “East Asian Cultural City” is a cultural arts in Japan, China and Korea based on an agreement at the Japan-China-Korea Culture Ministers Meeting. We select cities that aim to develop through, and in those cities, conduct various arts and culture events related to modern art culture, traditional culture, and various lifestyle cultures. Through this, we aim to promote mutual understanding and solidarity within East Asia, and to strengthen the international dissemination of diverse cultures in East Asia. https://culturecity-toshima.com/