Shizumi Dance Theater
Elementary School Assemblies, Family Concerts, High School Assemblies, Middle School Assemblies, Residencies, Workshops
Culture Studies, Dance, Folktales, Music, Poetry, Theatre Arts
Japanese born multi-discipline artist, Shizumi Manale gives students a view of Japanese culture, art, and the performing arts old and new. Dressed in traditional kimono, Shizumi portrays a traditional Japanese dancer/actor and transforms on stage to a modern Japanese artist.
Exploring the Arts of Japan and Opening Minds (K-12) includes traditional Japanese dance, modern dance, masks, calligraphy, song and poetry all interwoven with Japanese folktales and theater. Students will enjoy participating in dance techniques, and will experience sword fighting.