|Saturday Mar 03, 2018 2:00 PM - Saturday Mar 03, 2018 7:00 PM | $25.00 - $500.00
4th Bellevue World Taiko Festival / 2 Concerts, 2 pm ~ & 7 pm ~
Enjoy the "Matsuri (Festival)" with professional skills of Miyake Taiko, world renowned Taiko Group, and other performing groups!
Are you looking for the concert which will move your heart?
DON! Echoing sounds of Miyake Taiko will be coming to Seattle as their first appearance!
Japan Creative Arts and The School of Taiko present the 4th Bellevue World Taiko Festival with the special guest group "Miyake Geinou Doushikai".
Miyake Geinou Doushikai is a skilled performing arts group, known as the group which have even taught their Miyake art form to KODO; a world famous Taiko group. Miyake is recognized popular repertoire by its sounds, movements and Samurai spirits. This unique style of drumming is simple, yet powerful enough to move audiences. With a sophisticated stage performance, Miyake Taiko is a must-see. The intense beats, breathtaking body movements, and their spirits will energize your soul.
Proceeds will go to providing Japanese culture and arts for local Elementary Schools in need through Taiko School Assemblies.
Furthermore, you will enjoy Japanese Matcha (Green Tea), beauty of Hina-Matsuri, Silent Auction for great art, and more in the lobby.
This program will be suitable for Kindergarten and up.
** Artist information **
For more information about Miyake Taiko : http://miyaketaiko.com/en/
** Silent auction **
The concerts will have silent auction with beautiful arts.
We are seeking the artists who would like to join this auction for supporting our activities!
** Support by donation **
You can support to share the Japanese Culture for mutual understating with Tax Deductible.
Public Performance by The School of TAIKO is fiscally sponsored by Shunpike.
** About the production:Japan Creative Arts **
Japan Creative Arts has started to produce "The School of TAIKO" from in October of 2009 based in Seattle/Bellevue area with the purpose of spreading and sharing the rich and profound Japanese culture, starting with the Taiko, and promoting mutual understanding of cultures through music. Our Taiko School currently has about 100 students from age five to seventy.
JCA is holding the Bellevue World Taiko Festival for sharing high quality of Japanese Culture through guest performers from Japan / US and make a tight relationship in community.
We hope that we can share an understanding that goes beyond words, and become one through music.
The strength, elegance and sound of the Taiko that resonates in our hearts, serves as the core for this festival, and we hope that through the festival more and more people will have the opportunity deepen their interest in Japan.
We are seeking supporters & exhibitors for making success as this cultural exchange event!
Children/This program will be suitable for 5 years old and up. All patrons must have a ticket.
Refund & Exchange/No refund or exchanges except within 12 hours of purchase in BPT. Alternately, if the show is canceled or postponed, refunds will be available.
Bellevue Performing Arts Center (@ Bellevue High School) (View)
10416 SE Wolverine Way
Bellevue, WA 98004
|Minimum Age: 5|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|