アムステルダムをベースに音楽活動をされているサックス・笙（しょう）奏者の佐藤尚美さん。この度、10月22日〜11月3日まで開催されるバンクーバー・インターカルチュラル・オーケストラ主催「Chrysanthemums & Maple Leaves（菊と楓）フェスティバル」のためバンクーバーに滞在されています。
10月16日、BC Sports Hall of Fame（スポーツ殿堂）で同ミュージアム・キュレーターのジェイソン・ベックよりバンクーバー朝日軍のメンバーであった嶋正一さんの親戚の方々にメダルが贈られた。
On Friday, October 10, Audience Awards were announced prior to the closing gala screening and The Vancouver Asahi (Dir. Yuya Ishii) received the Rogers...
This past summer, even as protest tents were sprouting up across Vancouver’s Oppenheimer Park, post-production was wrapping up on a new fact-based film that features that same park in a starring role.
Mysterious Monument Stonehenge is an icon of prehistoric Britain, an enigma that has seduced archaeologists and tourists for centuries. Why is it here? what...
The festival is excited to bring to our community this unique collaboration of singing and drumming between the all-women Japanese drum group Sawagi Taiko and the First Nations performance group Tzokam.
One of the things I appreciate about life in Canada is that we still have bookstores just about everywhere, from small neighborhood retailers to...
by Lorene OikawaPhotos by Greg Masuda The June 12th to 15th weekend was a journey to the past with the 29th Miners Memorial combined...
On October 16 at 7pm, the Michael J. Fox Theatre in Burnaby will play host to a special evening of Okinawan music, drumming and dance.
This innovative festival celebrates the music of Japan, and explores interactions between Japanese and Canadian cultures through educational events, workshops, chamber recitals and orchestral concerts in Vancouver, Victoria and Burnaby.
The film is the story of one woman’s sacrifice while rampant prejudice tears her Japanese Canadian family apart during the Second World War. Kiri’s once joyful piano music turns bitter when forced relocation and internment take away her husband, her home and her family’s simple fishing life along the BC coast.
The JCYLC was an excellent opportunity for young leaders (from teenagers to 39-year-olds) to connect, bond, and generate even more enthusiasm, which has been building between the young leaders who have been working together on the organizing committee . . .
“I guess you could say this is the story of two boys who were hurt when they were too young to fight back. You can’t tell someone they’re wrong about their own memories.”
“I was born in Vancouver, Canada, which should have made me a Canadian but having parents who were Japanese, although they too were citizens,...
Due to popular demand, VIFF added some additional screenings for following Japanese films: THE VANCOUVER ASAHI: October 9, 3:30pm, at the Centre for Performing...