Monday, 10 August 2009

The Japan Foundation presents Kendama & Edo-Daikagura UK Tour

Date: 29 August - 6 September 2009
Venue: 29 Aug - Glasgow Botanic Gardens, 30 Aug - University Chapel, University of Glasgow, 31 Aug - URBIS, Manchester, 1 Sep - Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, 5 Sep - The Forum, Norwich, 6 Sep - Southbank Centre's Festival Riverside, London

Watch out for spinning cups on umbrellas and flying balls tied to cups! Japanese Kendama (cup-and-ball) maestro, Yusuke Ito and Edo-Daikagura (traditional Japanese circus skill) performer,Senwaka, will tour the UK this summer demonstrating some fine examples of Japanese cultural heritage. This promises to be a truly breathtaking and entertaining performance; a captivating and thrilling event for all the family. At these events, there will also be a chance for audience members to have a go and try these traditional skills for themselves.
This event is presented by the Japan Foundation.
For more information, please contact your local venue or email the Japan Foundation at

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