AYANUJI NU UDUI Okinawan Dance and Music: Past & Present
The East-West Center Arts Program, in cooperation with the
Okinawa Prefectural University of Arts and the
University of Hawaii at Mnoa Music Department presents
AYANUJI NU UDUI
Okinawan Dance and Music: Past & Present
Top artists from the Okinawa Prefectural University of Arts, Okinawa's premier arts university, will present a rich program of folk, classical, and contemporary dance and music from the Ryukyu Islands, including masked dance and lion dance.
Saturday, September 24, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Sunday, September 25, 4:00-6:00 p.m.
UH Mnoa Orvis Auditorium
Tickets at the door:
$25 seniors (65+), UH/EWC faculty/staff, military
$15 college students with ID and youth 17 & under
SAVE $5 PER TICKET, buy before Sept. 24 at:
Hawaii Okinawa Center
Brown Paper Tickets online: http://ewcarts.bpt.me
Brown Paper Tickets phone: 1-800-838-3006 (24/7, toll-free)
General seating (unreserved). Box office and will-call open one hour before showtime. Doors open approx. 30 minutes before showtime. There will be one intermission, approx. 15 minutes. Parking managed by UH Manoa; parking fees may apply.
Also check out the related exhibition in the EWC Gallery:
Okinawas traditional culture: past and present
Showcasing textiles, lacquerware, ceramics, masks, glassware, and musical instruments, traditional Uchinanchu culture is highlighted alongside contemporary expressions. This exhibition features works made by the faculty of Okinawa Prefectural University of Arts, as well as objects from local collections in Hawai'i.
Sunday, September 25, 2:003:30 p.m.
Exhibition Gala Opening including reception and short dance performance by Okinawa Prefectural University of Arts. *Full dance and music performance to follow at 4:00 p.m. at UHM Orvis Auditorium.
This project is made possible by The Hawaii Pacific Rim Society; Richard H. Cox; Merle A. Okawara; Paul Yonamine; Aqua-Aston Hospitality; Sony Hawaii Company; and Friends of Hawaii Charities, Inc.
The EWC Arts Program is supported by EWC Arts Ohana members, Jean E. Rolles, Jackie Chan Foundation USA, and other generous donors.
Orvis Auditorium, University of Hawaii at Manoa Music Department (View)
2411 Dole Street
Honolulu, HI 96822
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