Japan Week Schedule

Weekday Speakers/Performers

Oct. 1st (Mon)
N201 Hands-on Workshop,1:30pm-2:20pm
D106 Lecture, 2:30pm-3:20pm

 

Oct. 3rd (Wed)
D106 Lecture,1:30pm-2:20pm
D106 Lecture, 2:30pm-3:20pm

 

Oct. 4th (Thurs)
D106 Lecture, 1:30pm-2:20pm
Martial Arts: Modern Ninjutsu – Armed and Unarmed Fighting Strategies Using Deception and Body Dynamics
D106 Lecture/Demonstration, 2:30pm-3:20pm

 

Oct. 5th (Fri)
D106 Lecture,10:30am-11:20am
D106 Lecture/Performance,1:30pm-2:20pm
D106 Lecture, 3:00pm-4:00pm

 

Saturday Activities 

Demonstrations at the Exhibitor’s Booth:

書道
明石USA書道教室
              Bldg. C Cafeteria Hallway, 10:00am-5:00pm
谷本子供書道教室
              Bldg. C, Café Lobby, 10:00am-5:00pm

 

囲碁
Bldg. C, Café Lobby, 10:00am-5:00pm

 

俳句
Bldg. C Cafeteria, 10:00am-5:00pm

 

和服展示
Bldg. L, Lobby, 10:00am-5:00pm

 

折り紙
Bldg. C, Café Lobby, 10:00am-5:00pm

 

バーチャルリアリティ体験
Bldg. C Cafeteria Hallway, 10:00am-5:00pm

 

和紙人形などの展示
Bldg. C Cafeteria, 10:00am-5:00pm
Japanese Movies (with English subtitles):
『テルマエ・ロマエ』                                                                        
Bldg. B104, 11:45am-1:35pm

The movie is provided by the Japan Foundation through the Consulate-General of Japan in Seattle. Copyright credit: (c) 2012 “THERMAE ROMAE” Film Partners.

  

Light Up Nippon
『日本を照らした奇跡の花火』
Bldg. B104, 1) 10:30am-11:00am, 2) 2:30pm-3:00pm

The movie is provided by the Japan Foundation through the Consulate-General of Japan in Seattle.

 

Life Goes On  
『一陽来復(いちようらいふく』
Bldg. B104, 3:30pm-5:00pm

The movie is provided by the Seattle to Fukushima Group

 

Karaoke:

2万曲以上のカラオケ
16,000 English songs + 12,000 Japanese songs 
Bldg. E129 (near Carlson Theater), 10:00am-5:00pm
English Songs by Artist
English Songs by Title
Japanese Songs by Artist
Japanese Songs by Title

 

Kid’s Program:

Catch Rubber Duckies (in lieu of Kingyo Sukui)
アヒルちゃんすくい
Bldg. C Water Fountain 10:00am-5:00pm, while supplies last

 

紙芝居
Bldg. D103, 10:30am-11:15am, 11:45am-12:30pm, 1:00pm-1:45pm

 

Puppet Shows
人形劇
In Japanese 耳文庫– Bldg. C164, 2:30pm-3:00pm and 4:00pm-4:30pm
In English 民話指人形 – Bldg. C140, 3:15pm-3:45pm and 4:30pm-5:00pm

 

Traditional Japanese Kid’s Toys and Games (Ayatori, Origami, paper balloon, otedama, ohajiki, kendama, daruma otoshi)
伝統的な日本の遊び(あやとり、折り紙、紙風船、お手玉、おはじき、けん玉、だるま落とし)
Bldg. C Cafeteria, Room 103 10:00am-5:00pm

 

迷い 子防止プログラム 証明書発行
Bldg. C Cafeteria, 10:00am-5:00pm, while supplies last

 

Lectures/Workshops/Demonstrations:

50分で2千年の日本史を紹介
Bldg. C164, 11:30am-12:30pm, 12:45pm-1:45pm

 

Bldg. D103, 2:15pm-3:15pm

 

Fabulous Furoshiki (limited to 20 participants) 
風呂敷の包み方講座 (参加者20名)
Bldg. B102, 12:30pm-1:30pm

 

初めての日本旅行
Bldg. C164, 10:15am-11:15am,
Bldg. B102, 2:00pm-3:00pm

 

原発事故勉強会
Bldg. D102, 12:30pm-1:30pm

 

生け花展示・実演
Display: Bldg. D106,10:00am-5:00pm
Demonstration: Bldg. D106, 3:00pm-3:45pm

 

日本とアメリカのインテリアデザイン/住宅の違い
Bldg. D102, 1:45pm-2:45pm

 

Japanese Dango (Sweets) Cooking Workshop                                
団子作りと日本茶紹介
Bldg. C165, 10:30am-11:30am, 12:30pm-1:30pm, 2:30pm-3:30pm, 4:00pm-5:00pm

 

江戸から現代の美術史における日本の妖怪歴史
Bldg. B102, 10:15am-11:15am,
Bldg. C140, 12:30pm-1:30pm

 

JETプログラムで日本で働こう
Bldg. D102, 3:15pm-4:15pm

 

国費留学生として日本に留学しよう
Bldg. D102, 11:15am-12:15pm

 

表千家茶道実演
Bldg. D106, 11:00am-11:40am, 12:15pm-12:55pm, 1:30pm-2:10pm

 

鎧兜(よろい、かぶと)の講義と着付け
Bldg. B102, 3:30pm-4:30pm

 

武士道
Bldg. C140, 2:00pm-3:00pm

 

Markets (Flea Markets, Japan Market):

Flea Market & Japan Market, T-shirt Sales
蚤の市、ジャパンマーケット、Tシャツ販売
Japan Market by the Japanese Culture Exchange Club [more expensive, selected items]
Bldg. L- Lobby, 10:00am-5:00pm

 

Flea Market  and T-shirt Sales by the Japanese Culture Exchange Club
Bldg. L- Lobby, 10:00am-5:00pm

蚤の市 日本商工会(春秋会
Bldg. C Cafeteria 120-AB, 10:00am-5:00pm

 

Martial Arts:

武道の実演     
Carlson Theater, 10:30am-3:00pm
柔道
Carlson Theater, 10:30am-11:00am

 

Shinto Ryu Iai-Battojutsu (Iaido/Tameshigiri)
居合道/試し切り
Carlson Theater, 11:00am-11:30am

 

長刀
Carlson Theater, 11:30am-12:00pm

 

剣道
Carlson Theater, 12:00pm-12:30pm

 

Naginata vs. Kendo (Naginata Koryu/Naginata vs. Kendo)
薙刀 対 剣道
Carlson Theater, 12:30pm-1:00pm

 

Musokai Iaido (Iaido)
居合道
Carlson Theater, 1:00pm-1:30pm

 

Hoshu Dojo (Jodo)
浄土
Carlson Theater, 1:30pm-2:00pm

 

Seattle Bujinkan (Ninjutsu)
忍術 
Carlson Theater, 2:00pm-2:30pm

 

Toda ha Buko Ryu (Naginata Koryu)
古流薙刀
Carlson Theater, 2:30pm-3:00pm

 

Performances (Cafeteria stage and Courtyards):

Breakdancing to Miura Daichi’s songs 
三浦大知メドレーダンス
Carlson Theater Courtyard, 11:00am-11:15am

 

太鼓の学校 演奏
Bldg. C Courtyard, 11:15am-11:45am

 

めぐみ保育園・園児たちの歌
Bldg. C Cafeteria stage, 12:00pm-12:20pm

 

沖縄民謡+沖縄舞踊
Bldg. C Cafeteria stage, 12:30pm-1:00pm

 

Okinawa Kenjin Kai Chijinshuu: Okinawan Taiko Eisaa + Lion Dance
沖縄エイサー太鼓+獅子舞
Bldg. L Courtyard, 1:00pm-1:20pm

 

歌舞伎アカデミー   日本舞踊、三味線
Bldg. C Cafeteria stage, 1:30pm-2:00pm

 

尺八の演奏
Bldg. C Cafeteria stage, 2:15pm-2:30pm

 

でこぼこ太鼓 演奏
Bldg. C Courtyard, 2:30pm-2:45pm

 

合唱
Bldg. C Cafeteria stage, 2:45pm-3:15pm

 

コスプレ大会
Bldg. C Cafeteria stage, 4:15pm-5:00pm

 

Photo Booths:

Dress up as a Samurai 
鎧兜を着た侍写真ブース
Bldg. L Lobby, 10:00am-4:00pm

 

Dress up in a Yukata 
浴衣写真ブース
Bldg. L Lobby, 10:00am-5:00pm

 

Get involved today by signing up to be a volunteer or becoming an exhibitor. We are recruiting 200 volunteers for this year’s event while exhibitor space is limited. Please follow the link to the Get Involved page and read each portion thoroughly.